Day of Eviction for Carroll County...
On the date of an eviction the Plaintiff or authorized representative must be present at the property at the scheduled time and have the appropriate keys to gain entry. The following will/should also be provided:
• A moving crew of at least 4-8 persons and any necessary moving equipment. More people may be required depending on the size and nature of the property.
• A person who can defeat the locks may be needed in order to gain entry.
• A truck or
other means to get tenant’s personal property to the nearest public
right of way.
• Tools in case something has to be disassembled before it (items) can be removed.
• Plastic bags for clothing and other small items.
Unavailability of sufficient or timely resources may result in the eviction being cancelled.
completion of the eviction, removal of any unclaimed or
property becomes the Landlord's responsibility.
In accordance with the County Code, failure to remove a Tenant's evicted property from a County right-of-way within 48 to 72 hours (depending on the municipality) will result in removal by the County Department of Public Works.
The Department of Public Works may remove and dispose of all personal property that is on County property in violation of existing County Code. The County will bill the owner of the rental real property for all costs incurred in connection with the removal and disposal of the evicted tenant's personal property.
Our agents can be there so you don’t have to. We will have all the correct paperwork so that the process goes smoothly and without a glitch. We can provide the change of any and all locks that the Landlord is required to change. We can provide the locksets or the Landlord may provide their own.
We suggest providing a new tenant the assurance the locks on their new home have been changed since the last tenants vacated. It is imperative the previous tenants, or their friends and relatives, no longer have access to the property.
Award Eviction Services can provide a crew to remove the Tenant’s belongings from the property and either set on the curb or make the decision to remove the abandoned property to a landfill. Our removal to the landfill can save the Landlord additional fees from the County Public Works department.
We charge a fee of $150 to be present and act as the Landlords Agent on the day of Eviction. This includes changing of one (1) exterior lockset. Each additional lock set is only $15 to install. (Not including the cost of the lockset)
Removal of the Tenant’s belongs and placing on the street and/or removing abandoned belongings to a Landfill STARTS at $250. Depending on how many bedrooms, how many people who lived in the house and the time they have lived there.
Also see Trash and Debris Removal Service