The action of removing a
tenant or other occupant from real property.
The physical removal of an individual from real property.
Wrongful acts of a landlord that make premises uninhabitable,
with the intent or result of forcing the tenant to leave.
Eviction in retaliation for a tenant’s complaints to or about
the landlord with regard to living conditions. If eviction occurs within a
narrow timeframe following such complaints, it is presumed to be retaliatory.
Retaliatory eviction is illegal under the statutes of most states.