Getting Your Deposit Back

When you move out of a place that you have been renting, if your landlord does not voluntarily return your deposit to you or provide you with the itemized list of deductions within 30 days, you may sue the landlord or manager for the deposit plus a $100 penalty in Small Claims Court.   

Below are some of the other frequently asked questions about deposits.

Do I get my deposit back?

How do I get my deposit back?

When do I get my deposit back?

How does Small Claims Court work?

How much does Small Claims Court cost?

How do I get ready for Small Claims Court?

Are there any risks in filing in Small Claims Court?

What happens on my day in Court?

Is there an appeal from Small Claims Court?

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The information in this site is not intended as legal advice.
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