Landlords and Deposits
Avvo’s Legal Guides will advise you on how to properly collect and hold a security deposit, how much you can legally collect, and when you are entitled to some or all of a deposit to compensate for property damage.
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Landlord Making Claim on Security Deposit If a landlord intends on making a claim on part or all of a tenant's security deposit, the landlord then has 30 days after the tenant vacates to impose a cla
Posted by attorney Dominic Pang.
Collecting a Security Deposit Two receipts to the tenant are required. The first receipt should indicate 1) the amount of money received; 2) the date the money was received; 3) the name of the perso
Posted by attorney Douglas Wright.
A landlord has 21 days to to either send you a full refund of the security deposit, or provide an itemized statement that lists the amounts of any deductions for the security deposit and the reasons... more
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