You Could Be Sued
It may seem like a good idea to force tenants who can’t pay rent out of their place and into another one, but this could create huge problems for the new landlord. They might even sue you for jumping on their property without permission! However, Thomas was smart enough to avoid such issues by taking responsibility himself.
He knew that everything inside the old apartment was destroyed beyond repair and didn’t want any other landlord burdened with cleaning up after them.