Security Deposits

Going to court can be stressful. This video will cover everything you need to know about getting ready for a court hearing, including what to wear, and more.
If you have a court case, but cannot afford to pay the court costs and fees, you may qualify for a “fee waiver.” A fee waiver means you do not have to pay some or all of the court costs and fees.
The landlord must return all of your security deposit when you move out unless your apartment has been damaged. Get tips on what to do before you move in, while you live there, and when you move out. Find out what you can do if you don’t get your security deposit back. This article also talks about...
Small Claims Court has special rules that make representing yourself easier and the process faster. The court decides if the person suing should get money to compensate (pay back) for the loss. Read this article to find out: What you can sue for, how you start it, what happens at the hearing and...
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The Blue Book for Connecticut gives you information about whether you qualify for HUD housing, information about applying, and a directory of HUD housing in Connecticut.  For more information and assistance with housing, visit the 2-1...
This page answers common questions on rent security deposits. Includes interest rate information and a complaint form for security deposit issues. See also: The Connecticut Department of Banking homepage
The Connecticut Housing Coalition works to expand housing opportunity and to increase the quantity and quality of affordable housing in our state.Click here for information on housing help.
The Judicial Branch has a list of Connecticut State Marshals on their website or at the clerk's office in your local courthouse.
The Appearance form tells the court that you plan to participate in the case and that you should get a notice whenever something happens in the case. This form is also used to tell the court when you have changed your address.Help text for...
Going to court can be stressful. This video will cover everything you need to know about getting ready for a court hearing, including what to wear, who to bring with you, what happens when you see the judge, meeting with a mediator, and...
If you have a court case, but cannot afford to pay the court costs and fees, you may qualify for a “fee waiver.” A fee waiver means you do not have to pay some or all of the court costs and fees.This slideshow will walk you through the fee...