How long is it after you break a lease can they come after you and take you to civil court?

Asked on January 17, 2013 under Real Estate Law, Kansas

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Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

Under the laws of all states in this country the statute of limitations for breach of an oral lease is two (2) years. For breach of a written lease the statute of limitations to file suit is four (4) years running from the breach.


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