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Michigan Legal Help
The Michigan Legal Help website was created to help people who have to handle simple legal problems without a lawyer. There are articles you can read to learn about a specific area of the law and toolkits to help you prepare to represent yourself in court. The Housing area covers Leases, Landlord/Tenant matters; Mobile Homes; Eviction; Security Deposits and Subsidized Housing.
- Practical Guide for Landlord and Tenants
- This is an online version of a booklet prepared for its citizens by the Michigan Legislature. It covers rental leases, responsibilities of both parties ( including maintenance of the residence), security deposits, subleasing, and small claims court procedures. Sample lease and other documents are included.
- MichiganLegalAid.org Landlord and Tenants
- These articles on MichiganLegalAid.org include topics such as a tenant's right to repairs, evictions, managing summer energy bills and more.
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