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§2.01 Governing Law

The subject of security deposits on residential rental property is governed primarily by CC §1950.5. This section applies only to “residential property that is used as the dwelling of the tenant.” [CC §1950.5(a).] Security deposits on commercial property are separately governed. Only residential rental property is discussed in this course.




Lesson 2:
Tenant Security Deposits
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