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Tenant wants to stay after lease expires for few months
So my yearly lease is up for renewal on September 1. I will be moving out of the country in late December, but would like to stay in the apartment unt...
2 2 hours 50 min ago
by daga4862
30 min 24 sec ago
by daga4862
Can landlord break unsigned lease before move-in?
We have new tenants who have signed a lease to move into our house on 1 Aug. They have paid first, last and security. We have not yet signed the lease...
3 1 day 13 hours ago
by MP10m
2 hours 22 min ago
by Phippslaw
Start eviction before notice to quit expires?
lease expired in march. i have since accepted rent through june. in the middle of june i gave them a 30 day notice to vacate at end of july, they refu...
4 2 weeks 6 days ago
by daytona
5 hours 6 min ago
by daytona
Significant other of tenant will not leave
I bought my father's house from the bank in a short sale 4 years ago. His health is not good and I told him he can stay there until he dies. The probl...
1 15 hours 39 min ago
by lcf02139
7 hours 28 min ago
by The Editor
Construction forcing tenant from apartment
Hi, We recently moved into a shiny new apartment just 14 days ago. I received an email today from the management company stating there is an issue wit...
0 1 day 19 hours ago
by negativeghostrider
n/a
Illegal pet or security deposit?
I have been living in this unit for many years and recently had to put my pet cat down because she was very sick (she had cancer). Before bringing my ...
1 2 days 3 hours ago
by Confused renter
2 days 7 min ago
by The Editor
Can I Use Last Month's Rent When I Broke My Lease?
I have been in my apartment for approximately 4 years, and I unfortunately had to break my lease to follow a job. At the end of February, I notified m...
2 20 weeks 1 day ago
by bowa41
2 days 15 hours ago
by xylitol92
Commercial landlord breaks lease
My fiance recently made a lease for 7 years on a store and after he fixes the place and spent all our savings,time, and effort into the store the land...
0 2 days 18 hours ago
by Junita
n/a
Online payment of rent
My landlord is making a "policy change" as part of their "green effort". As such, they are requiring tenants to pay their rent using an online third-p...
1 4 days 9 min ago
by meanders3
3 days 5 hours ago
by The Editor
Tenant communication with new landlord before sale of building
Hi, My current landlord is selling our place and because of the history of landlord's dishonesty throughout our 9 month tenancy I would like to discus...
1 4 days 17 hours ago
by kathobari
4 days 6 hours ago
by The Editor
Pipes need to be replaced/ can't shower/ landlord wants to renovate
Hello! I just moved into a studio July 1st and would greatly appreciate advice on some things going on. 1. Workers have been renovating the unit ab...
1 5 days 23 hours ago
by evluu
5 days 3 hours ago
by The Editor
Apartment shut down by fire dept.
Over two weeks ago, my apartment building was shut down by the fire department due to faulty wiring by an incompetent electrician. On the 3rd day afte...
1 1 week 21 hours ago
by pjladie
1 week 2 hours ago
by The Editor
Back rent owed by two tenants for one unit
When a married couple lease an apartment an both sign the lease who is responsible to pay the landlord money that is owed to the landlord after being ...
1 1 week 18 hours ago
by Molly cat46
1 week 2 hours ago
by The Editor
Eviction action after tenant moves out?
I lived in an Apartment community with several branches in Massachusetts. I have two questions summarized below 1. I moved into a new apartment during...
1 1 week 23 hours ago
by MJACOBSI14
1 week 21 hours ago
by The Editor
Recovering last month's rent
About a year ago I moved into a house as a sub-letter. The property management company at the time told me to send my last months rent to the tenant I...
1 1 week 1 day ago
by KC
1 week 1 day ago
by admin
Can LL deny spare set of keys?
I live alone in a 1 bedroom apartment. I asked my landlord for a second set of keys that I would like to leave in my office. In past rental situations...
2 1 week 4 days ago
by kilikena99
1 week 2 days ago
by kilikena99
Landlord harassment of tenant
I have a situation that I was late paying my rent. I have lived in my apartment for 2 1/2 years and I always call me landlord ahead of time if I think...
1 1 week 5 days ago
by Colantok
1 week 3 days ago
by The Editor
No receipt for security deposit and no repairs made
In February of this year, I relocated from FL to MA. When I moved in to the apartment, the issues were almost immediate. Although the landlord claims ...
1 1 week 3 days ago
by vjg3207
1 week 3 days ago
by The Editor
Landlord Breaking Lease to Sell House
My sons landlord has emailed us saying he is terminating our lease early in order to sell his property. He nevr provided us with an executed copy of t...
2 2 weeks 15 hours ago
by EDuke
1 week 4 days ago
by EDuke
Can I rent out rooms in my 2nd apartment individually?
I own a 2 family home, I live in the 1st floor apartment with my boyfriend. The 2nd apartment has 5 bedrooms, along with 1 bathroom 1 kitchen, 3 livin...
0 1 week 5 days ago
by MissRome
n/a
Failure to obtain certificate of occupancy
What is the punishment for not getting certificate of occupancy while renting place out in Salem MASS?
1 1 week 6 days ago
by natashardh
1 week 6 days ago
by The Editor
What happens when my lease ends in MA?
I haven't heard from my landlord in over six months. He has been cashing my rent checks so I know he is alive. My lease is up September 1st. I sent hi...
1 1 week 6 days ago
by arepina77
1 week 6 days ago
by The Editor
Retaliatory eviction
I was wrongfully evicted after threatening to call the board of health! I had a bad mold problem in my apartment that went on for over a year and they...
0 2 weeks 1 day ago
by chrissyo17
n/a
Cleaning deposit and a non-smoking deposit legal in MA?
In preparation for my lease ending on 8/31, I've been rereading it and the lease addendum that we signed. I noticed that some of the provisions in the...
2 2 weeks 2 days ago
by randy1234
2 weeks 2 days ago
by Phippslaw
Changes to lease signed by one party binding?
When renewing our lease we knew that there was a possibility of a relocation due to job. The landlord gave us a standard MA lease which she signed bef...
2 2 weeks 6 days ago
by Chayleah
2 weeks 3 days ago
by Chayleah
Eviction of child from property
Several months ago we bought a property for our daughter to move to. It has been 9 months and she still relys on us to pay rent. She paid a few mont...
1 2 weeks 4 days ago
by Buddycat17
2 weeks 4 days ago
by The Editor
Landlord showing my room in a house for sale.
I have been renting this same room for almost 2 years, with a standard written lease, the owner landlord also resides in the house about half the time...
5 2 weeks 6 days ago
by Pekoe
2 weeks 5 days ago
by Pekoe
How should landlord serve notice to quit?
My tenants refused to sign any notices delivered to them. So, I sent a certified mail. They were very upset that I took that approach. I explained tha...
4 5 years 4 weeks ago
by Hopefull
2 weeks 6 days ago
by Alan D. Meyerson
Security deposit deduction for key and lock change
My lease recently ended with two other friends. We received the security deposit back on the 30th day after move out in three separate checks made out...
4 3 weeks 1 hour ago
by klc438
2 weeks 6 days ago
by Phippslaw
Can I be charged for water if I don't have access to the meter?
I've lived in my apartment for two years (Aug/Sep lease) going on to my third. Before I sign the lease I want to make sure I'm not screwing myself ove...
2 3 weeks 3 hours ago
by KatieMD
2 weeks 6 days ago
by The Editor
No security deposit, what can my rental agency charge after I move out?
I don't have a security deposit on my apartment (it was given back to me because violation of security deposit rights) so I was wondering, when I move...
2 3 weeks 2 hours ago
by KatieMD
2 weeks 6 days ago
by The Editor
Breaking or void lease within 3 days of signing?
My girlfriend and I made an impulse decision on signing a 1 year lease. We signed it the same day we looked at it, no money was put down. We had secon...
1 3 weeks 18 hours ago
by Dcskate75
3 weeks 6 hours ago
by admin
landlord never signed lease, want to move out at a specific time
My landlord dropped a lease on us around this time last year. He only gave us about 3 days to sign it, but we all signed it and left it for him to sig...
1 3 weeks 1 day ago
by 81777045
3 weeks 22 hours ago
by Attorney Michae...
Who pays the cost for fixing the clogged drainpipe, the landlord or the tenant?
My tenant moved in November, 2013. However, on May 25, 2014 around 5:20pm, she reported to me that the drainpipe was clogged. As the landlord, I respo...
1 3 weeks 1 day ago
by Hugh35180
3 weeks 23 hours ago
by The Editor
Tenant has moved out, boyfriend will not
My tenant's lease was up on 6/1/2014, and she moved out before expiration. Her boyfriend, who was never on the lease, is refusing to vacate the premis...
2 3 weeks 2 days ago
by rhunter58
3 weeks 2 days ago
by The Editor
Contract or law controls Notice to quit time requirement?
Hi My yearly lease expired and my landlord suggested that we renew it to run as a tenancy at will with both parties required to serve 60 days notice o...
4 4 weeks 1 day ago
by biggusmickus
3 weeks 3 days ago
by biggusmickus
New home not ready - Forced to move out after giving notice?
Hi, My wife and are buying new home that's a new construction. Our closing date was June 30th but just the other day June 27th the builder told us ...
1 3 weeks 4 days ago
by ChE_UND_09
3 weeks 4 days ago
by The Editor
How do I get my Security Deposit back in MA?
Thanks for this forum and all the information you have here. But I don't see any answers that tell us how, exactly we can get our security deposit ba...
5 8 weeks 5 days ago
by MDonald
3 weeks 5 days ago
by The Editor
Deadline for landlord to repair stove or oven?
Gas company red flagged my stove 3 days ago. My landlord spoke to the gas guy that flagged it and was told he had 48 hours. Now I'm being told from la...
1 4 weeks 1 day ago
by memaw4
3 weeks 6 days ago
by The Editor
Entry by neighbors for repairs
Hello, Our neighbors who live above us are having their kitchen and bathroom remodeled. To accomplish this our plumbing will be affected and they ...
0 3 weeks 6 days ago
by robinunit
n/a
Removal of stove from illegal apartment just before sale of house
I recently found out, during the sale of the house in which I rent, that I have been living in an illegal apartment since last September. The landlord...
0 4 weeks 23 hours ago
by orange
n/a
Non Renewal of Month to Month Rental Agreement
Hello, I am a landlord in MA, I have a tenant who has a month to month rental agreement. I would like to end the tenancy and give the tenant a 30 ...
1 4 weeks 1 day ago
by tleep28
4 weeks 1 day ago
by The Editor
Can commercial landlord charge rent for bathroom square footage?
I have a commercial property that I have been renting for a year. Part of my lease involved a common area that I share with the tenant next door. This...
0 4 weeks 1 day ago
by lroberts68
n/a
Notice to quit for Tenant at will
I am a new landlord trying to learn how to be a good landlord. Up until this point I have perfect tenants, but now I am faced with a couple that is co...
1 4 weeks 2 days ago
by roffo1001
4 weeks 2 days ago
by The Editor
Mold in indoor pool enclosure
We have rented a home with an indoor pool for one year. The pool enclosure has inadequate ventilation. The landlord lived in the house up until the ti...
1 4 weeks 4 days ago
by Mbutterfield
4 weeks 4 days ago
by The Editor
Security Deposit Question
The house I've been renting for 2 years (now a tenant-at-will after the 1 yr least was up) is being put up for sale. I've talked to the landlord abou...
2 4 years 34 weeks ago
by Wannahouse
4 weeks 4 days ago
by Phippslaw
Calculating interest on Security Deposit
As a Realtor I have a 2-family home under agreement. The owner just told me that his tenant asked for her security deposit back plus interest. He rent...
1 4 weeks 5 days ago
by Rentalqueen
4 weeks 4 days ago
by Phippslaw
Sign civil settlement or go to jail?
Events: 1. Lost housing trial in August 2012 and ordered to pay landlord back rent. 2. In a separate proceeding on a suit I filed with MCAD th...
0 4 weeks 5 days ago
by 2homess@gmail.com
n/a
Tax consequences of Charging LOW rent
My parents bought an apartment to retire to. In the meantime, they wish to rent it to my family. We are not dependents. What is the lowest rent they c...
2 4 weeks 6 days ago
by clehrich
4 weeks 5 days ago
by clehrich
Can Landlord take pictures of unit for sale?
I am a landlord with a tenant who's lease is up in 10 weeks. I have decided it is time to sell my property. As I am preparing to list I have offered t...
2 4 weeks 6 days ago
by JennC
4 weeks 5 days ago
by The Editor
Lease Renewal demanded early by landlord
how many days in advance of my lease expiring can my landlord demand i sign a new one
1 5 weeks 16 hours ago
by phillipspv
5 weeks 7 hours ago
by admin
Landlord attempting to charge fee for Air Conditioner
Hi all, New to the forum. All assistance greatly appreciated. I received a notice from my landlord ( a non-profit) demanding that I immediately...
1 5 weeks 1 day ago
by markd
5 weeks 23 hours ago
by The Editor
no rental history fee?
I moved into an apartment for school. I signed the lease and have been living here for over a month, paid rent on time, have had no problems, and now ...
3 5 weeks 23 hours ago
by reynew
5 weeks 23 hours ago
by The Editor
how many people can live in a 5 bed room house
my neighbors rent a five bedroom house17 people live in the house most are related but not all. 10 adults seven children. is there a law that limits t...
2 5 weeks 1 day ago
by skyangel1517
5 weeks 1 day ago
by The Editor
Damages to premises by commercial tenant
A dentist left holes in the floors and walls as well as un painted walls after removal of his cabinets and dental equipment. The lease stated that pre...
1 5 weeks 4 days ago
by Felix puccio
5 weeks 2 days ago
by Boston Probate ...
Attorney's fees in security deposit case
I had posted earlier yesterday regarding the non return of my security deposit after ten months. I received two replies with helpful information. Howe...
3 5 weeks 4 days ago
by movedtochurch
5 weeks 2 days ago
by Boston Probate ...
Non return of security deposit 10 months later
It has been 10 months since I moved out of my apartment. My former landlord did not return my security deposit after the 30 days. I have since been in...
4 5 weeks 5 days ago
by movedtochurch
5 weeks 4 days ago
by movedtochurch
Grounds maintenance fee charged by landlord
My apartment complex was recently bought and the new owners want to increase our renewed rental lease by 10.00 monthly for "grounds and building maint...
2 5 weeks 6 days ago
by jacki1955
5 weeks 5 days ago
by jacki1955
Can I request proof that landlord is attempting to re-rent apt
My lease was set to expire 09-01-2014. I Broke the lease early to pursue an out of state job opportunity. My last month's rent was applied for the las...
1 6 weeks 11 hours ago
by throwaway2014
6 weeks 2 hours ago
by The Editor
Non-payment of rent / Breach of Lease (Options for landlord)
My wife and I purchased a Condo in February 2014. The unit was leased through the end of August 2014. We took over the existing lease from the Seller ...
1 6 weeks 2 days ago
by sarabjot
6 weeks 2 days ago
by The Editor
Open houses, existing tenants, and showings
Good afternoon. I have a tenant in Essex county that is 10 months into a 12 month lease. We have no intentions of renewing the least when it expir...
2 6 weeks 4 days ago
by landlord_in_mass
6 weeks 3 days ago
by landlord_in_mass
landlady wants to remove broken closet doors rather than fix them?
Hi, I'm currently renting what's considered a condo unit. I don't know if it being considered a condo unit matters or not, as it's clearly a small ...
1 6 weeks 4 days ago
by Mavsynchroid
6 weeks 3 days ago
by The Editor
Can I pay a full year of rent in advance?
I am opening a new business and the landlord of the location I am looking at is requiring a credit check. My credit took a large hit about 3 years ag...
2 6 weeks 5 days ago
by Doom3524
6 weeks 4 days ago
by Attorney Michae...
Can new landlord require credit check?
I searched and could not find an answer to this, so here is my question. I used to have excellent credit, but recent issues from last year has turned ...
1 6 weeks 6 days ago
by xavilav
6 weeks 6 days ago
by The Editor
roommate agreement instead of co-tenancy
I've found a 3br apt and paid the full amount of 1st and last months' rent to the LL in order to secure the place, though I plan to get roommates and ...
1 7 weeks 22 hours ago
by loj
7 weeks 21 hours ago
by Boston Probate ...
Couple splits up both want month to month lease
I have rented an apartment to an unmarried couple with a month to month lease. The couple is now splitting up and both want to remain in the apartment...
1 7 weeks 23 hours ago
by lmblandord
7 weeks 22 hours ago
by admin
Return Security Deposit with two tenants
Hello guys, My wife and I, are living in the state of MA. Our apartment rental agreement (lease) will be ending very soon (end of July 2014). I have a...
2 7 weeks 3 days ago
by samialyami
7 weeks 2 days ago
by Attorney Michae...
Renting to a minor
I rent a room in my apartment to short-term visitors. I have been asked to rent that room for two months to a 16- year-old boy whose mother will guara...
2 7 weeks 5 days ago
by Wary landlord
7 weeks 5 days ago
by The Editor
Restrictions on Commercial Tenant
My niece recently rented a commercial space for the purpose of setting up a bakery / pastry shop. The commercial landlord was aware of this purpose wh...
1 7 weeks 6 days ago
by AuntLJS
7 weeks 6 days ago
by The Editor
Questioning the post mark on a Notice to Quit
My sister who lives in Massachusetts got a Notice to quit in the mail on 5/24/14,but the letter it self ( the actual notice to quit ) was dated 4/21/...
0 7 weeks 6 days ago
by chrstphrmtthw
n/a
Can landlord move in a new tenant before I move out?
I am having a conflict with my landlord. She wants to move someone into the house before we have moved out. Does MA law say we must be vacated befor...
3 8 weeks 3 hours ago
by jeffcarnegie
8 weeks 41 min ago
by jeffcarnegie
Renewed or extended lease never sent by MA landlord
My partner and I stated through email that we could like to extend or continue our lease for another year. The lawyer working for our landlords stated...
3 1 year 5 weeks ago
by bosmans22
8 weeks 2 hours ago
by admin
Landlord changed size of my apartment
My landlord took one of my bedrooms and gave it to the tenant in the back apartment when they had someone move in. We were remodeling our side at the ...
1 8 weeks 13 hours ago
by lass334
8 weeks 5 hours ago
by The Editor
Interest on last month's rent and security deposit
My sister is living in Massachusetts and has had this apartment for 3 years and never got any interest paid to her from last months rent or security? ...
1 8 weeks 17 hours ago
by chrstphrmtthw
8 weeks 6 hours ago
by The Editor
landlord still accepting partial rent
My sister has received her second 14 day notice to quit in 1 years time,The first time she paid in full.She received her second 14 day notice to quit ...
2 8 weeks 2 days ago
by chrstphrmtthw
8 weeks 18 hours ago
by chrstphrmtthw
Landlord expects me to pay rent to the 4th but wants me out on the 2nd.
Hi, I broke a lease one by one month, but my landlord found new tenants and will be renting the unit from the 5th of the month onwards. As such I ...
1 8 weeks 1 day ago
by kbwoods
8 weeks 1 day ago
by The Editor
Compensation for Lack of Full Access to Apartment
I recently had a leak in one of the bedrooms in my unit that was discovered to have come from a pipe in some common area of the building. The buildin...
3 9 weeks 1 day ago
by jodinb
8 weeks 4 days ago
by The Editor
How to evict a tenant in Massachusetts
Depending on your perspective (landlord or tenant), Massachusetts either does a great job protecting the rights of tenants OR makes it very difficult ...
0 8 weeks 5 days ago
by The Editor
n/a
End of Lease Agreement
My lease is for 6/1/13-6/1/14. My lease does not say anything about option to renew lease, that I have to renew my lease to stay, or anything about te...
1 8 weeks 6 days ago
by andre10177
8 weeks 6 days ago
by The Editor
When apartment building is SOLD
My landlord has informed me that he has sold the house in which I rent, and we need to be out on the closing day, 29 days from today. We have a 30 day...
3 8 weeks 6 days ago
by desesajane
8 weeks 6 days ago
by desesajane
auto-renewal on a co-tenant lease
I signed a two year lease with a roommate, and both our names are listed as co-tenants. We have an auto-renew clause that stipulates 120 days notice t...
4 9 weeks 14 hours ago
by eileen.lily
8 weeks 6 days ago
by The Editor
Forced lease termination without cause.
I am listed as head of household on my lease, my roommate wants to move and be taken off the lease. The landlord is willing to let her off the lease b...
1 9 weeks 1 hour ago
by M Bewsee
9 weeks 18 min ago
by admin
Can LL charge you for time you arent living in apartment
I am looking for a place to move in on first of month. I found a place, have all the money ready for downpayment and LL says that lease starts the 15t...
1 9 weeks 4 days ago
by shannon
9 weeks 3 days ago
by The Editor
Return of security deposit
The question about one bedroom apt. for one year and 6 monthes.At first I paid first ,last and one month security deposit .when i moved ,i took all of...
1 9 weeks 5 days ago
by sanofa
9 weeks 5 days ago
by The Editor
Running business from residential rental
My tenant is running a business from home. They are running a dance studio. I am not sure how many visitors come but they have business hours posted a...
1 10 weeks 2 days ago
by amy2amit
10 weeks 2 days ago
by The Editor
Renting house with in law apartment
I have lived in an in-law apartment attached to my mother's home for several years. She recently passed away and I'm wondering if I can rent out her h...
1 11 weeks 2 days ago
by marfogyeo
11 weeks 1 day ago
by Boston Probate ...
Landlord's right to enter house with rooms rented to tenants
I rented a room in a house through a friend of a friend. The homeowner moved out 10/12, and bought another house with his girlfriend. He still continu...
1 11 weeks 1 day ago
by desesajane
11 weeks 1 day ago
by The Editor
Does my new landlord have a right to impose new sublet fees?
I am a tenant in one apartment of a two family home. Halfway through our lease, our building was sold to a new real estate company. One of my roommate...
0 11 weeks 1 day ago
by lacie2014
n/a
Landlords ability recover lost rent due to broken lease
I have a 3 year lease with my tentant, who has sent me email notification that they are terminating the lease 9 months early. They have asked that I ...
3 12 weeks 2 hours ago
by MassLandlord1970
11 weeks 6 days ago
by MassLandlord1970
AirBnB Sublet and eviction
I am guilty as charged of renting my apartment out on airbnb.com when I'm out of town. My landlord found out and gave me notice of lease termination f...
1 12 weeks 1 day ago
by fritzinok
12 weeks 21 hours ago
by Attorney Michae...
Homeless friend called police
My friend has had a homeless , mentally ill friend staying with her . The friend has broken all the rules and not given any money for upkeep. My frien...
0 12 weeks 3 days ago
by Bostonseagypsy
n/a
Breaking the lease: last month rent and rental payments thru the end of lease
Our current annual rent agreement terminates on Sep 30th. We have purchased our first home this year and notified a landlord in person (not in writing...
2 12 weeks 3 days ago
by newbie
12 weeks 3 days ago
by newbie
Can Landlord/Mgmt Make Repairs without Contacting Me First?
I have a problem that keeps repeating itself and would appreciate some guidance. I live in a large apartment complex with on site (day time) manag...
0 13 weeks 1 day ago
by walkrightin
n/a
Broken lease and security deposit
Hello, Our tenant purchased a home and vacated the house end of November 2013. The lease was signed till April 15th, 2014. The house was left in un...
1 13 weeks 1 day ago
by appumadi
13 weeks 1 day ago
by The Editor
Tenant at will taking advantage of landlord
Is it illegal for a tenant at will who has not lived at an apartment for ten years to continually charge 300% more that what the master tenant pays to...
2 13 weeks 6 days ago
by Me23
13 weeks 6 days ago
by Boston Probate ...
Landlord withholding insurance payment
A pipe froze in my office....everything had to be moved out while floors and carpeting were replaced. I made all the moving/storage arrangements and p...
4 14 weeks 4 days ago
by DRC
14 weeks 1 day ago
by DRC
Stay of execution in MA (delaying the eviction)
I get many questions about delaying the eviction process.  So here is a bit of information about requesting a stay.  When a tenant loses at ...
0 14 weeks 5 days ago
by The Editor
n/a
how can I protect against a Co-Tenant using tactics/ threats to impose eviction of Co-tenant?
I signed a TAW agreement with an existing tenant as the new roommate, and this tenant has a few years of tenant history with prior roommates. I've pa...
1 15 weeks 5 days ago
by One Man Tent
15 weeks 5 days ago
by The Editor
Landlord avoiding triple damages for security deposit law violation
This is just a quick note for any landlords who believe they may have violated Massachusetts law with respect to security deposits. If you find yourse...
3 17 weeks 6 days ago
by The Editor
15 weeks 5 days ago
by The Editor
Recovering Security Deposit and Last Month's rent in MA
I have a pretty unique situation regarding my security deposit and last months rent return. I signed a 12 month lease on my apartment in Southie for S...
3 18 weeks 21 hours ago
by harris.greg62
15 weeks 5 days ago
by One Man Tent

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