Question: My lease I signed stated security deposit will be used for any unpaid rent is this legal?
Answer: See this article on this website for more information regarding security deposits for residential leases. That article links to the relevant sections of the Arizona Residential Landlord Tenant Act. Specifically, Arizona Revised Statutes, Title 33, Chapter 10. For information on how a specific law applies to a specific situation, contact an attorney. You can find legal aid available in your area by clicking here.
July 15, 2011