25 September 2018

What Renters, Landlords Need to Know About Consumer Protection Laws (Part 1)

Rachel Hillegonds, Grant Schertzing and Bob O’Brien discuss the main consumer protection laws in Michigan. These include the Landlord and Consumer Relationship Act, Truth in Renting Act, Michigan Consumer Protection Act and some other consumer laws relating to renting. Many of the laws govern the relationship, communication and language in the lease between tenant and landlord in residential rentals, including short term rentals. Topics covered include security deposit regulations, early termination of the lease, and more.