Landlord-Tenant Laws

Eviction Laws and Renters’ Right
2020 Edition

This collection of Landlord-Tenant laws apply to residential (non-commercial) rentals only. The references were compiled from each state’s civil codes and various online sources to serve as a reference for people wanting to learn about landlord-tenant laws, eviction laws, and renters’ rights for specific states.

However, this guide is not comprehensive as state, local and municipal statutes can change at any time. Given its limitations, these guides are not an adequate substitute for legal advice from a knowledgeable lawyer.

If you are dealing with a landlord-tenant issue, you should seek guidance from a qualified attorney.

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Landlord-Tenant Laws Interactive Map

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State List of Landlord-Tenant Laws

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