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Question: My roommate left a month ago to go back East to visit family. When he left as far as I knew he had every intention of returning. I have not heard from him in 3 weeks now. He is not returning my calls. He left his car in my garage & other personal items. I own the house & he rented a room. How long do I have to wait to get rid of his stuff? Also, what do I do with his car?

Answer: You may want to look at the Arizona Residential Lanlord and Tenant Act, starting at A.R.S. § 33-1301. You may also want to review A.R.S. § 33-1370 which deals with the abandonment of a renter, the definition of abandonment and the procedure for how a landlord would deal with abandonment of rental premises. A.R.S. § 33-1308 states the exceptions to the Arizona Residential Landlord and Tenant Act

You may want to consider consulting with an attorney if you want to know how the laws apply to your specific situation.

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  • My roommate left a month ago to go back East to visit family. When he left as far as I knew he had every intention of returning. I have not heard from him in 3 weeks now. He is not returning my calls. He left his car in my garage & other personal items. I own the house & he rented a room. How long do I have to wait to get rid of his stuff? Also, what do I do with his car?

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