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Pennsylvania Leases and Rental Agreements Laws

More Information on Lease and Rental Agreement Laws

Code SectionTit. 43 §955
Terms of LeasesHoldover converts to same term as original lease if it was for 1 year or less
DepositsLimit 2 months rent; interest on deposit required if deposit held over 2 years
DiscriminationNo discrimination on basis of race, color, familial status, age, religious creed, ancestry, sex, national origin, handicap, disability; housing for older persons exempted
Uniform Residential Landlord & Tenant Act Adopted?No

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