Is it legal if my landlord posted a late notice on my door and it had my account information and exact dollar amount for anyone and everyone to see?

Asked on July 12, 2012 under Real Estate Law, Virginia


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Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

There is nothing illegal about a landlord posting a late notice on a tenant's door with the amount owed for unpaid rent.

In fact, many states in this country have statutes requiring the posting of a late notice on a tenant's door as a condition to bring an unlawful detainer action against the renter by the landlord.

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