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Old 09-13-2011, 02:52 PM
 
Location: Austin, TX
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I find myself recommending that people get familiar with thier states landlord tenant laws, over and over again. So I thought it would be useful to add links here to sources for individual states landlord tenant laws. Here are several that I have looked up in the past. Feel free to add to this.

Landlord Tenant Associations, Councils, laws, etc.

Minnesota
Office of Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson

North Carolina
Landlord/Tenant Handout
Local Tenant Rights, Laws, and Protections: North Carolina
http://www.rentlaw.com/tenant/northcarolina.htm
http://www.ncga.state.nc.us/gascript...l?Chapter=0042

New Jersey
NJ Department of Community Affairs | Landlord-Tenant Information Service

Texas
Houston Tenants' Council of Houston
Austin This website has some great information for Texas. Austin Tenants’ Council/Tenant-Landlord Fact Sheets
Texas Property Code Austin Tenants’ Council/Texas Property Code

California
Landlord/Tenant Book Index - California Department of Consumer Affairs

Florida
Floridas' Landlord/Tenant Law
Local Tenant Rights, Laws, and Protections: Florida - HUD
Legal Assistance Legal Assistance in Florida - HUD
Florida Renter's Rights Handbook
Renter's Right's Handbook
Fl Handbook
See chapter 7, page 24 for Eviction & Page 30 for resources that might be able to provide assistance.

Also here: http://cdn.publicinterestnetwork.org...Rights-2.1.pdf

Washington State
Washington State Residential Landlord Tenant Act

Links to most states landlord tenant laws can be found here:
Landlord Tenant Law ~ State by State Rights of Landlords and Tenants
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Old 09-13-2011, 03:04 PM
 
Location: St Thomas, US Virgin Islands
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It's just as easy, if not easier, to recommend that posters google, "(your state) landlord tenant laws".
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Old 09-13-2011, 03:08 PM
 
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Hawaii
CHAPTER 521
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Old 09-13-2011, 03:20 PM
 
Location: The Triad
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This should be made a stickie
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Old 09-14-2011, 06:31 PM
 
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Good information.

I'll add a link to the Nevada statutes.

Tenant Rights, Laws and Protections: Nevada

NRS: CHAPTER 118A - LANDLORD AND TENANT: DWELLINGS

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Old 09-15-2011, 08:32 AM
 
Location: Downtown Harrisburg
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Pennsylvania: http://www.attorneygeneral.gov/uploa...tenant_act.pdf
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Old 09-16-2011, 09:37 AM
 
Location: in a cabin overlooking the mountains
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Vermont:
The Vermont Statutes Online

Renting In Vermont Handbook for Tenants and Landlords
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Old 10-06-2011, 04:50 PM
 
Location: Austin, TX
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Maryland:

Maryland Landlord Tenant Law

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Old 10-06-2011, 05:01 PM
 
Location: Boise, ID
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Idaho:

http://www.ag.idaho.gov/publications...lordTenant.pdf
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