Iowa Leases and Rental Agreements Laws
|Code Section||562A.9(4); 562A.12; 216.8|
|Terms of Leases||Holding over converts to month-to-month tenancy|
|Deposits||Limit 2 months rent; any interest earned on deposit for first 5 years of tenancy is landlord's property; deposit must be returned within 30 days if given forwarding address|
|Discrimination||No discrimination on basis of race, color, creed, sex, religion, origin, disability, or family status; housing for older persons exempted|
|Uniform Residential Landlord & Tenant Act Adopted?||Yes|
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