Seattle Landlord Tenant Law

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Last Exit Before Toll – Seattle Just Cause and the end of a Residential Lease Term

In Seattle a residential tenant may only be evicted for “just cause”.  The just causes are enumerated in a city  ordinance.  A landlord may evict a tenant in a residential tenancy in Seattle for only those causes enumerated.  A month-to-month tenant is essentially a tenant in perpetuity.