How To Get Your Security Deposit Back
Frequently Asked Questions
Do I Have To Go To Court?
No. Most of our disputes never make it to court because the landlord quickly understands that he will probably end up paying much more than the deposit. He faces having to pay all of our fees as well as all court costs.
How Much Does It Cost?
It is FREE to apply. We will look over your application and determine if your deposit has been unfairly withheld from you. When your deposit is recovered, we will charge you 15% of the amount refunded.
What If The Home Is In Foreclosure?
It makes no difference at all. They have a resposibility to hold that money in a seperate account when they took your deposit. We will still make them pay you your refund back.
What If The Landlord or Property Company Files Bankruptcy?
Agin, It makes no difference at all. The owner has a resposibility to hold that money in a seperate account when they took your deposit. We will still make them pay you your refund back.
How Long Does It Take?
In most cases Landlords pay up in about 21 days. They face severe penalties if they do not pay up within 30 days.
What Penalties Do Landlords Face If They Don't Pay?
These penalties include such things as going to court and having to pay court costs as well as all of our attorney fees. We also post permanent public warnings using the latest social networking and search engine marketing techniques. Landlords are well informed of what they face if they refuse to pay. That's why our success rate is 99%.