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