Florida Tenant Rights to Withhold Rent
Find out what justifies rent withholding in Florida if your rental unit has serious defects.
Florida Termination for Nonpayment of Rent and Other Rent Rules
Learn Florida rent rules, including notice landlords must give tenants to raise the rent or end the tenancy for nonpayment of rent.
Tenant's Right to Break a Rental Lease in Florida
Learn when and how tenants may legally break a lease in Florida and how to limit liability for rent through the end of the lease term.
Tenant Defenses to Eviction Notices in Florida
Learn if you have legal grounds to fight your eviction and win the right to stay in your rental unit in Florida.
Florida Notice Requirements to Terminate a Month-to-Month Tenancy
Find out how much advance notice you or the landlord must provide to terminate a rental agreement that runs month-to-month in Florida.
Illegal Eviction Procedures in Florida
Florida landlords must follow specific rules and procedures when evicting a tenant.
Suing a Cotenant in Florida Small Claims Court for Unpaid Rent
Learn the basics of filing a small claims lawsuit if your roommate isn't paying rent.
Florida State Laws Affecting Tenants in Domestic Violence Situations
Florida does not have a state statute extending special protections to tenants who are victims of domestic violence.
Florida Required Landlord Disclosures
Learn about the disclosures that landlords in Florida must provide tenants, usually in the lease or rental agreement.
Florida Security Deposit Limits and Deadlines
A breakdown of Florida landlord-tenant laws on security deposits.
Filing a Security Deposit Lawsuit in Florida Small Claims Court
Here’s an overview of the steps involved with filing a security deposit lawsuit in Florida.