Georgia Landlord Tenant Handbook
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This Handbook is designed to answer common residential landlord-tenant questions. The information in this Handbook does not apply to commercial or business leases. The answers contained in this Handbook are given in general terms and may not apply to your specific problem. While this publication can be helpful to both landlords and tenants, the handbook should not be a substitute for professional legal advice. This Handbook contains information on Georgia landlord-tenant law as of December 2017 and, as such, may not reflect the current status of Georgia law. Before relying on the information in this Handbook, the underlying law should be independently researched and analyzed in light of your specific problem and facts. The Landlord Tenant Handbook answers questions regarding:
The entire Landlord Tenant Handbook may be downloaded here
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DCA does not provide legal advice regarding any Landlord Tenant issues. For free or reduced cost legal assistance for low income persons, please contact one of the agencies below:
- Residents of Clayton, Cobb, DeKalb, Fulton and Gwinnett counties - Atlanta Legal Aid Society (www.atlantalegalaid.org) , 404-524-5811.
- Residents outside Clayton, Cobb, DeKalb, Fulton and Gwinnett counties-Georgia Legal Services Program (www.glsp.org ) for free legal information and legal services.
DCA does not provide legal advice regarding any Landlord Tenant issues. Such questions should be directed to an appropriate agency as provided above on this page. DCA is interested and values your comments regarding the Landlord Tenant Handbook webpage and the Landlord Tenant Handbook.
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