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