Can a landlord evict you before you even move in?

My sister and I are on the lease. My sister doesn’t want to move in anymore. Which makes it hard on me because I can’t afford it. We haven’t moved in because the landlord didnt have the apartment ready and is fixing it. Before all of this we signed the lease gave her the money and got the keys. But wasn’t able to... show more My sister and I are on the lease. My sister doesn’t want to move in anymore. Which makes it hard on me because I can’t afford it. We haven’t moved in because the landlord didnt have the apartment ready and is fixing it. Before all of this we signed the lease gave her the money and got the keys. But wasn’t able to move in right away because the landlord felt she had to fix some issues. Now I told the lady we just want to give you the keys back and give us our money. She said she can’t do that. She just going to evict us and not give us our money.
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