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Maryland Landlord-Tenant Law: Practice and Procedure

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Maryland Landlord-Tenant Law: Practice and Procedure is an ideal reference source for handling all aspects of the landlord-tenant relationship including in-depth practical analysis of its intricacies as well as a historical perspective on the development of Maryland landlord-tenant law.

This new Fourth Edition of Maryland Landlord-Tenant Law: Practice and Procedure is updated with the latest statutory, regulatory, and case law developments. Comprehensive discussions cover a broad range of topics including lease drafting, court actions, environmental law issues involving landlords and tenants, bankruptcies, fair housing issues, the Americans with Disabilities Act, subsidized housing rights and obligations, County Codes (such as Baltimore County and Montgomery County), and Municipal Codes (such as Baltimore City and Rockville). The new edition also features an Appendix of Forms containing current court forms.

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Historical Perspective

Chapter 2 Common Law Considerations

Chapter 3 Statutory Considerations

Chapter 4 The Lease and Drafting

Chapter 5 Duties to Repair and Liability for Defects and Other Conditions

Chapter 6 Third Parties and Co-Tenants

Chapter 7 Farm Tenancies

Chapter 8 Creation and Termination of Leasehold Interests

Chapter 9 Actions for Rent, Possession and Other Actions

Chapter 10 Landlord-Tenant Law at the County and Municipal Level

Chapter 11 Environmental Considerations

Chapter 12 Basic Issues in Tenant Bankruptcies

Chapter 13 Fair Housing Issues

Chapter 14 The Americans with Disabilities Act

Chapter 15 Subsidized Housing - Landlord & Tenant Rights and Obligations Under State and Federal Law

Appendix of Forms

• Failure to Pay Rent - Landlord's Complaint for Repossession of Property Under Real Property § 8-401

• Complaint and Summons Against Tenant an Breach of Lease (Real Property § 8-402.1)

• Complaint and Summons Against Tenant Holding Over (Real Property § 8-402)

• Complaint/Wrongful Detainer or Grantor in Possession Under Real Property § 8-402 or § 14-109

• Petition - For Warrant of Restitution

• Civil Complaint

• Motion for Order to Follow Goods Under Distress

• Petition in Action of Rent Escrow for Injunction

• Notices to Quit

Table of Cases

Table of Statutes