South Carolina Leases and Rental Agreements Laws
|Code Section||27-40-310; 27-40-410; 31-21-40|
|Terms of Leases||Holdover converts to month-to-month tenancy unless tenant pays weekly, then week-to-week|
|Deposits||No limit on deposit; interest on deposit not required; deposit must be returned within 30 days of termination|
|Discrimination||No discrimination on basis of race, color, religion, sex, familial status, or national origin; housing for older persons exempted; landlord may discriminate against children in single family dwellings and certain other small unit buildings|
|Uniform Residential Landlord & Tenant Act Adopted?||Yes|
Note: State laws are constantly changing -- contact an attorney or conduct your own legal research to verify the state law(s) you are researching.
Research the Law:
- Official State Codes - Links to the official online statutes (laws) in all 50 states and DC.
Related Resources for Leases and Rental Agreements Laws: