Utah Rental Laws - An Overview of Landlord Tenant Rights

Utah Rental Laws - An Overview of Landlord Tenant Rights

If you’re feeling in the dark over what laws you and your Utah tenants must follow, then you’ve come to the right place! As we all know, being a landlord comes with the responsibility of having legally compliant rental units. However, landlord-tenant laws are meant to protect the rights of both landlords and their tenants. It’s a two-way street, and knowing each side of the legal expectations will only benefit you in the long run. Understanding Utah’s rental laws can make all the difference between a smooth rental ownership experience vs confl…

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Utah Security Deposit Laws

Utah Security Deposit Laws

As a landlord in Utah, you have a right to ask for a security deposit. The security deposit can help shield you against potential liabilities that may arise. For instance, it may help cover for nonpayment of rent or the cost of repairing negligent property damage. The security deposit law is contained in the statewide landlord-tenant law. As a landlord in Utah, you must abide by the security deposit law when handling, using and returning your tenant's deposit. In this post, we are answering some commonly asked questions regarding the secur…

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