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Self Help Legal Info > Know Your Rights - Leases

  • Breaking a Lease - What You Need to Know

    Your responsibilities when breaking a lease. Read More

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    Colorado Legal Services
  • Leases - General Information

    What you need to do when you move in, a general description of what should be in a lease, frequently asked questions and links to more information about leases on the Internet. Read More

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    Colorado Legal Services
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    Spanish / Español
  • Tenant's Rights at Foreclosure - video

    Tenant's have rights when their landlords' property is being foreclosed. Learn what options are available to stay in the home or to have more time to find another place to live. Read More

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    Colorado Legal Serivces
  • Your Rights as a Tenant if Your Landlord's Property is Foreclosed

    If you are a tenant and your landlord's property is being foreclosed, it is important to know your rights. Read More

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    Colorado Legal Services
  • Renter's Kit

    If you know your rights, apartment hunting doesn't have to be a hassle. This site has information about your rights and responsibilities, budgeting, where to receive housing assistance and counseling, and more. Content Detail

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    U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
  • Request that the Court Waive Your Filing Fees

    This links to the instructions and forms on the Colorado Judicial (courts) site regarding how to complete the information you need to ask the courts to waive your filing fees. Content Detail

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    Colorado Legal Services
  • Roommates and Leases

    This explains what to do if your roommate does not pay rent, violates the lease, or moves out before the lease ends. It also provides information about adding a new roommate to the lease and offers a sample roommate agreement. Read More

    By:
    Nolo Law for All (nolo.com)