§ 5321.01 Landlord and tenant definitions
§ 5321.02 Retaliatory action by landlord prohibited
§ 5321.03 Action for possession by landlord
§ 5321.031 College or university student tenant rental agreements
§ 5321.04 Landlord obligations
§ 5321.05 Tenant obligations
§ 5321.051 Eviction of tenant allowing sex or child victim offenders to occupy premises near school
§ 5321.06 Terms and conditions of rental agreement
§ 5321.07 Failure of landlord to fulfill obligations – remedies of tenant
§ 5321.08 Rent deposits – duty of clerk of court
§ 5321.09 Landlord application for release of rent
§ 5321.10 Release of part of rent
§ 5321.11 Failure of tenant to fulfill obligations – remedies of landlord
§ 5321.12 Recovery of damages
§ 5321.13 Terms prohibited in rental agreement
§ 5321.131 Display of certain flags
§ 5321.14 Unconscionable terms
§ 5321.15 Acts of landlord prohibited if residential property involved
§ 5321.16 Procedures for security deposits
§ 5321.17 Termination of tenancy
§ 5321.18 Written rental agreement for residential premises provisions
§ 5321.19 Effect of chapter on municipal ordinances, township resolutions

Terms Used In Ohio Code > Chapter 5321

  • Child: includes child by adoption. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Dwelling unit: means a structure or the part of a structure that is used as a home, residence, or sleeping place by one person who maintains a household or by two or more persons who maintain a common household. See Ohio Code 5321.01
  • in writing: includes any representation of words, letters, symbols, or figures; this provision does not affect any law relating to signatures. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Landlord: means the owner, lessor, or sublessor of residential premises, the agent of the owner, lessor, or sublessor, or any person authorized by the owner, lessor, or sublessor to manage the premises or to receive rent from a tenant under a rental agreement. See Ohio Code 5321.01
  • Person: includes an individual, corporation, business trust, estate, trust, partnership, and association. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Property: means real and personal property. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Rental agreement: means any agreement or lease, written or oral, which establishes or modifies the terms, conditions, rules, or any other provisions concerning the use and occupancy of residential premises by one of the parties. See Ohio Code 5321.01
  • Residential premises: includes a dwelling unit that is owned or operated by a college or university. See Ohio Code 5321.01
  • Rule: includes regulation. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Security deposit: means any deposit of money or property to secure performance by the tenant under a rental agreement. See Ohio Code 5321.01
  • state: means the state of Ohio. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • State: when applied to a part of the United States, includes any state, district, commonwealth, territory, insular possession thereof, and any area subject to the legislative authority of the United States of America. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Student tenant: means a person who occupies a dwelling unit owned or operated by the college or university at which the person is a student, and who has a rental agreement that is contingent upon the person's status as a student. See Ohio Code 5321.01
  • Tenant: means a person entitled under a rental agreement to the use and occupancy of residential premises to the exclusion of others. See Ohio Code 5321.01
  • United States: includes all the states. See Ohio Code 1.59