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eProperty Data Mining
Can be used to check the license status and/or ownership information for a rental property in Montgomery County, MD

Office of Consumer Protection
Enforces Consumer Protection laws that prohibit unfair and deceptive business practices to ensure  a fair marketplace for consumers and businesses

Office of Human Rights
The Office of Human Rights investigates incidents of hate/violence and complaints of discrimination, including housing discrimination.  They also enforce the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

How Landlords Can Resolve Disputes with Tenants
Gives general information on actions a landlord can file in the District Court of Maryland against a tenant.

How Tenants Can Resolve Disputes with Landlords
Gives general information on actions a tenant can file in the District Court of Maryland against a landlord.

MC Renters Alliance
This is a nonprofit renters’ advocacy group established to bolster and ensure the rights of renters through education and encouraging changes in legislation.

Lead Paint (for Maryland)
Gives lead paint information and requirements for the State of Maryland.

Lead Paint (Federal)
Gives lead paint information and requirements at the federal level.

Foreclosure
Gives the rights and responsibilities of landlords and tenants should the rental property be foreclosed upon.