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Washington Leases and Rental Agreements Laws

More Information on Lease and Rental Agreement Laws

Code Section49.60.010; 59.04.010, 020; 59.18.260, et seq.
Terms of LeasesWhen term of tenancy is indefinite, period becomes that on which rent is payable
DepositsNo limit on deposit, but no deposit may be collected unless rental agreement is in writing; interest on deposit not required; deposit must be returned within 14 days of termination
DiscriminationNo discrimination on basis of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, marital status, age, or any sensory, mental, or physical handicap
Uniform Residential Landlord & Tenant Act Adopted?No

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