Legal Question in Landlord & Tenant Law in Washington

If I rent a house can I rent a room out of that house?

Asked on 6/19/12, 6:28 am

1 Answer from Attorneys

Christopher Steuart IT Forensics, Inc.

That would depend on the terms of the lease/rental agreement. Generally, unless the terms of the lease/rental agreement prohibit subleasing, you can do it. I can imagine a condition that may prevent your renting a room, would be the configuration of the space and local zoning laws.

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Answered on 6/19/12, 9:12 pm


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