Washington Eviction

Eviction in Washington State

Read about the rules landlords have to follow if they want you to move out.  Find resources that explain the eviction process, your rights as a tenant and how to respond if you receive an eviction notice. The laws have changed 7/28/19. The video is temporarily unavailable while we update it.

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View resources in Spanish covering your rights as a tenant, security deposits, eviction and more at Washington LawHelp.

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If you have a very low income and need help with a non-criminal legal problem:

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