Landlord and Tenant Rights and Responsibilities

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Question: Is there a time frame that a tenant can change their mind about renting, even if they signed a lease? The reason is cockroaches.

Answer:

The following is general information about landlord/tenant statutes in Arizona. To find out how the laws may apply to your specific situation, you may want to consult with an attorney.

You may want to review the information in the Arizona Residential Landlord and Tenant Act (which begins with A.R.S. § 33-1301) as well as the Landlord and Tenant Rights and Responsibilities Articles posted on this site.

A.R.S. § 33-1324 states that a landlord must maintain fit premises and outlines what this obligation consists of. A.R.S. 33-1361, contains remedies if the landlord is not in compliance. However, this is general information. To find out how the law applies to your specific situation, you may want to consult with an attorney.

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