TOPIC: Just found out one of my residents is being charged with 2nd degree murder.

Just found out one of my residents is being charged with 2nd degree murder. 1 year 4 months ago #38548

Just found out one of my residents is being charged with 2nd degree murder. Do I have any right to evict because of this? Does this violate our Drug/Crime Free Addendum if the crime didn't happen on my property?

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Last edit: by Lucie Muncaster.

Just found out one of my residents is being charged with 2nd degree murder. 1 year 4 months ago #38549

No because they have not been convicted
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Just found out one of my residents is being charged with 2nd degree murder. 1 year 4 months ago #38550

Dustin Nelson the crime free addendum we use in AZ allows for eviction in this case. Call your attorney!
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Just found out one of my residents is being charged with 2nd degree murder. 1 year 4 months ago #38551

10 years ago, I had a resident arrested on suspicion of child pornography. I evicted him due to criminal activity. He was found guilty and never came back. His poor mother asked me to hold any family photos from the apartment and I did. Everything else was unimportant to her. Definitely check with your attorney.
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Just found out one of my residents is being charged with 2nd degree murder. 1 year 4 months ago #38552

l Its been in there since the inception of the addendum back in the early ‘90s. Unfortunately or fortunately, however you want to look at it, I have been successful in evicting many people for just being arrested. I am a huge proponent of the Crime Free Multihousing program in Phoenix and worked very closely with Connie Stein in getting the program implemented. I still recommend everyone contact their attorney before proceeding.
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Just found out one of my residents is being charged with 2nd degree murder. 1 year 4 months ago #38553

Lauree Hensel The question lies there, were they arrested for committing the crime on the premises? Or off premises? Then evicted? Because last year HUD/Legislation introduced several new laws that pertains to criminal convictions. Covered quite heavily in Grace Hill if you’ve ever had to suffer through that.
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Just found out one of my residents is being charged with 2nd degree murder. 1 year 4 months ago #38554

Dustin Nelson some on property and some off property and had no problem obtaining the eviction on any of them.
My advice on calling your attorney is crucial as they’re the ones who have to argue the case. I’ve been in the business 40years, I have done everything from leasing to Sr VP, I’m pretty good about staying on top of new rulings and legislation, I’m not a proponent of Grace Hill, sorry.
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Just found out one of my residents is being charged with 2nd degree murder. 1 year 4 months ago #38555

Lauree Hensel no one is a proponent of Grace Hill.
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Just found out one of my residents is being charged with 2nd degree murder. 1 year 4 months ago #38556

Lauree Hensel and while we are talking backgrounds, while I don’t have 40 years, I do have 20 and and am a President of Asset Operations for a multi-state firm and on the ownership side. I own communities. Pretty well versed in the laws as I am liable for the consequences. Scott Clark represents us. I’ll ask his legal aide Lila when I care enough to inquire. I’m not currently in this situation so it’s not a priority.
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Just found out one of my residents is being charged with 2nd degree murder. 1 year 4 months ago #38557

And fair housing now protects you until convinced. You can not even look at charges
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