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