LHOP’s Landlord & Tenant Guide was developed to help guide landlords and tenants to positive relationships, through funding from the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission and the United States Department of Housing & Urban Development.    

This comprehensive book provides information on the following topics:

  • Fair Housing
  • Things to Consider Before Renting
  • The Application to Rent
  • The Lease
  • Before You Move In
  • Tenants’ Rights & Responsibilities
  • Repairs & the Implied Warranty of Habitability
  • Security Deposit
  • Rent Increases
  • Utility Shut Offs
  • Falling Behind on Rent
  • Eviction
  • Further Resources

To get your copy of the Landlord & Tenant Guide, you can click on the guides below to download, you can stop by our office at 123 E. King Street, Lancaster, PA 17602 to get a copy, or you can reach out to the Housing Programs Specialist at bmellinger@lhop.org or 717.291.9945 ext. 109 to order a copy by mail.