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Q: I rented a house with another tenant. The security deposit (1 month's rent) was paid entirely by me.

The landlord asked us to leave, and the other tenant did not pay her half of the last month's rent. The landlord is refusing to return the whole security deposit to me, and is only willing to return the difference between the whole deposit and what the other tenant still owes. (1/2M rent) We were... Read more »

George Evangelos Patsis
George Evangelos Patsis answered on Sep 13, 2018

It depends upon the terms of the lease.

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