Landlord/Tenant - General

General Landlord/Tenant - General Articles

A “residential lease” is a contract between a landlord and a renter, giving the renter the right to live in a house or apartment. This article gives a brief outline of several common concepts having to do with residential leases, and the duties of landlords and renters.
Laws give victims of domestic violence in rental housing added protections.
This article defines what a security deposit is and what is required of tenants and landlords.
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