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If you're looking for a rental home or property please visit our property management page and fill out our online request form. Pacific Northwest Realty Group offers rental properties throughout Western Washington. Please feel free to look around our rental blog to answer any question you may have about renting homes and your rights as a renter.  Pacific Northwest Realty Group adheres to all local, state and federal non-discrimination laws and we are a fair housing and equal opportunity company.

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Washington's Law Against Discrimination (WLAD), which was enacted on June 8, 2006, protects same-sex couples from discrimination in real estate rentals. Violations of this law can be subject to a lawsuit seeking payment for damages and reported to the Washington State Human Rights Commission. If you're renting to a same-sex couple, the basic rule is to treat them in the same way as any opposite-sex couple.

For example, if an unmarried couple applies for your rental, it's within your rights to verify the income levels of both individuals to ensure that they have enough to afford the rent. This can apply to opposite-sex or same-sex couples. You can treat all such couples as roommates and require that both be employed. You may deny renting to unmarried

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You’ve found the perfect place to rent, but your landlord wants a month’s rent up front as a security deposit.

You’ve found the perfect place to rent, but your landlord wants a month’s rent up front as a security deposit. While it might seem like a substantial move-in cost, you likely will see that money again when you move out. If your lease requires a refundable security deposit, follow the right steps to make sure it returns to your account when your lease ends.

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Your lease should answer your questions about the security deposit. It should explain how much you owe and where your landlord will keep the deposit. The lease should also explain what circumstances will result in the landlord keeping the security deposit. Finally, the

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