Questions and Answers for Maryland Landlords and Tenants

Breaking Your Lease

Maryland landlord-tenant law allows for very few reasons to break their lease without penalty, since a lease is a binding legal contract between both parties, and cannot be changed without the consent of the other party. However, some leases have a clause that provides a way for tenants to cancel. Commonly, this might require 60 Read more about Breaking Your Lease[…]

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Maryland Counties With Rental Registration/Licensing Requirements

We get a lot of questions from both landlords and tenants about rental licensing and/or registration. The jurisdictions below are where most of our registration and licensing questions originate from. This list is by no means complete — please do your research if you’re a landlord or tenant, and contact your local planning, zoning, or Read more about Maryland Counties With Rental Registration/Licensing Requirements[…]