Colorado

Landlord/Tenant/Renting

Self Help Legal Info

  • A Chance to Talk with an Attorney

    Volunteer attorneys will provide their time for a 10 minute private consultation about such matters as divorce, custody, renter's rights, etc. To facilitate this service please bring all necessary documentation related to your case, such as; leases, contracts, court papers, etc. A small donation is requested for this service but no one will be denied services for lack of ability to pay. Read More

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    Alpine Legal Services
  • Can a Landlord Take a Tenant's Property?

    Information about landlord liens against tenant's personal property. Read More

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    Colorado Legal Services
  • District Court - Twelfth Judicial District

    Includes Alamosa, Conejos, Costilla, Mineral, Rio Grande, and Saguache counties. Contact information for this court, including address, phone number, a map to the court, as well as juror information. Content Detail

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    State of Colorado Judicial Branch
  • District Court - Twentieth Judicial District

    Includes Boulder county. Contact information for this court, including address, phone number, a map to the court, as well as juror information. Content Detail

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    State of Colorado Judicial Branch
  • District Court - Twenty-First Judicial District

    Includes Mesa County. Contact information for this court, including address, phone number, a map to the court, as well as juror information. Content Detail

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    State of Colorado Judicial Branch
  • District Court - Twenty-Second Judicial District

    Includes Dolores and Montezuma counties. Contact information for this court, including address, phone number, a map to the court, as well as juror information. Content Detail

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    State of Colorado Judicial Branch
  • Filing for Change of Venue PDF

    You can request a change in the place where your case will be heard (venue) for several reasons, including that you want the case transferred to the county where you live. Click on the document for instructions and forms. Content Detail

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    Colorado Legal Services
  • How the Courts Work

    This audiovisual presentation is an explanation of how the courts work in Colorado. You will need to have speakers on your computer in order to hear the audio part of this presentation. It takes a few seconds to download and the running time is approximately 9 minutes long. Read More

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    Colorado Legal Services
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Justice Corps Colorado Springs

    Staffed by volunteers, the purpose of this program is to supplement the help provided in the Self Help Center of the El Paso County Combined Courthouse for the public in the Pikes Peak region, by helping you gain access to the resources you need to answer your questions regarding family law and other civil matters (not criminal). Read More

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    Justice Corps Colorado Springs
  • Landlords and Lockouts

    What is a lockout and can a landlord lock you out of your rental unit? What can you do if you have been locked out? Can you break the locks if you have been locked out? This resource answers those questions plus includes links to more information. Read More

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    Colorado Legal Services
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Landlord/Tenant Handbook

    This handbook has information on lease agreements, security damages/deposits, repairs/maintenance and evictions. Content Detail

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    City of Longmont
  • Safe and Affordable Housing Available for Elders

    This organization provides rental assistance, care coordination and supportive service to frail elders living in Boulder county. There are some income and other eligibility requirements. Content Detail

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    Project HOPE, a project of Boulder County Aging Services Division and Boulder County Housing Authority
  • Service of Process and Other Assistance from the Boulder County Sheriff's Office

    This office provides customer service in the processing and execution of civil process. Duties include but are not limited to the following: service of civil process; sale of real and personal property under court order; and execution of court ordered evictions. Content Detail

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    Boulder County Sheriff's Office
  • Is Small Claims Court Right for You? word

    This page will help you learn about Small Claims rules & laws in Colorado, case filing, form and fee requirements and common legal terms. Content Detail

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    Colorado Judicial Branch
  • Office of Dispute Resolution

    If you have a legal dispute, the Office of Dispute Resolution (ODR) may be able to help. This link will take you to their homepage. The ODR exists to establish and make available dispute resolution programs and services within the Colorado Judicial Branch. Content Detail

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    Colorado Judicial Branch