Rhode Island Security Deposit Limits and Deadlines
A breakdown of Rhode Island landlord-tenant laws on security deposits.
Filing a Security Deposit Lawsuit in Rhode Island Small Claims Court
Here’s an overview of the steps involved with filing a security deposit lawsuit in Rhode Island.
Tenant's Right to Break a Rental Lease in Rhode Island
Learn when and how tenants may legally break a lease in Rhode Island and how to limit liability for rent through the end of the lease term.
Illegal Eviction Procedures in Rhode Island
Rhode Island landlords must follow specific rules and procedures when evicting a tenant.
Rhode Island Tenant Rights to Withhold Rent or “Repair and Deduct”
Find out when and how to pay less rent in Rhode Island when your landlord fails to fix major problems in your rental unit.
Rhode Island Termination for Nonpayment of Rent and Other Rent Rules
Learn Rhode Island rent rules, including notice landlords must give tenants to raise the rent or end the tenancy for nonpayment of rent.
Suing a Cotenant in Rhode Island Small Claims Court for Unpaid Rent
Learn the basics of filing a small claims lawsuit if your roommate isn't paying rent.
Rhode Island Required Landlord Disclosures
Learn about the disclosures that landlords in Rhode Island must provide tenants, usually in the lease or rental agreement.
Rhode Island State Laws Affecting Tenants in Domestic Violence Situations
Here are Rhode Island rules protecting tenants who are victims of domestic violence.