Tenant Rights to Withhold Rent by State

Below you will find helpful information on withholding rent in eth United States when your landlord fails to correct or fix a problem in the home you are renting.

Alabama
Arizona
California
Colorado
Florida
Georgia
Michigan
Missouri
Nevada
New Jersey
New York
Ohio
Pennsylvania
South Carolina
Tennessee
Texas
Virginia

State Laws or Tenant Rights to Withhold Rent

  • State Laws on Rent Withholding and Repair and Deduct Remedies “Most states have laws that give tenants specific options if the landlord fails to provide essential services or repair major problems, such as allowing tenants to withhold rent or repair the problem and deduct the cost of doing so from the rent. Find out what options are available in your state.” Source