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Code of Virginia
Title 55. Property and Conveyances
2/20/2018

Title 55. Property and Conveyances (2017 Updates)

  • Chapter 1. Creation and Limitation of Estates; Their Qualities
    • § 55-20.2
      Tenants by the entireties in real and personal property; certain trusts
  • Chapter 4.2. Condominium Act
    • Article 4. Administration of Chapter; Sale, Etc., of Condominium Units
    • § 55-79.97
      Resale by purchaser; resale certificate; use of for sale sign in connection with resale; designation of authorized representative
      § 55-79.97:1
      Fees for resale certificate
  • Chapter 13. Landlord and Tenant
    • § 55-217
      Applicability; right to terminate tenant
      § 55-217.1
      Grantees and assignees to have same rights against lessees as lessors, etc.
      § 55-222
      Notice to terminate a tenancy in nonresidential premises; notice of change in use of building
      § 55-223
      Effect of failure of tenant in nonresidential premises to vacate premises at expiration of term
      § 55-224
      When tenant deserts nonresidential premises, how landlord may enter, etc.
      § 55-225.01
      Sections applicable only to certain residential tenancies
      § 55-225.02
      Definitions for residential dwelling units subject to this chapter
      § 55-225.2
      Remedies for landlord's unlawful ouster, exclusion or diminution of service
      § 55-225.3
      Landlord to maintain dwelling unit
      § 55-225.4
      Tenant to maintain dwelling unit
      § 55-225.6
      Inspection of dwelling unit
      § 55-225.7
      Disclosure of mold in dwelling units
      § 55-225.9
      Relocation of tenant where mold remediation needs to be performed in the dwelling unit
      § 55-225.10
      Notice to tenant in event of foreclosure
      § 55-225.11
      Required disclosures for properties with defective drywall; remedy for nondisclosure
      § 55-225.11:1
      Required disclosures for properties located adjacent to a military air installation; remedy for nondisclosure
      § 55-225.12
      Tenant's assertion; rent escrow; dwelling units
      § 55-225.13
      Noncompliance by landlord in the rental of a dwelling unit
      § 55-225.19
      Security deposits
      § 55-225.20
      Notice
      § 55-225.21
      Application deposit and application fee
      § 55-225.22
      Terms and conditions of rental agreement; copy for tenant; rental payments
      § 55-225.23
      Prepaid rent; maintenance of escrow account
      § 55-225.24
      Landlord may obtain certain insurance for tenant
      § 55-225.25
      Effect of unsigned or undelivered rental agreement
      § 55-225.26
      Confidentiality of tenant records
      § 55-225.27
      Landlord and tenant remedies for abuse of access
      § 55-225.28
      Actions to enforce remedies pertaining to residential tenancies
      § 55-225.29
      Disclosure
      § 55-225.30
      Notice to tenants for insecticide or pesticide use
      § 55-225.31
      Limitation of liability
      § 55-225.32
      Tenancy at will; effect of notice of change of terms or provisions of tenancy
      § 55-225.33
      Rules and regulations
      § 55-225.34
      Access; consent; correction of nonemergency conditions; relocation of tenant
      § 55-225.35
      Fire or casualty damage
      § 55-225.36
      Use and occupancy by tenant
      § 55-225.37
      Tenant to surrender possession of dwelling unit
      § 55-225.38
      Periodic tenancy; holdover remedies
      § 55-225.39
      Remedies for absence, nonuse and abandonment
      § 55-225.40
      Disposal of property abandoned by tenants
      § 55-225.41
      Authority of sheriff to store and sell personal property removed from residential premises; recovery of possession by owner; disposition or sale
      § 55-225.42
      Disposal of property of deceased tenants
      § 55-225.43
      Noncompliance with rental agreement; monetary penalty
      § 55-225.44
      Barring guest or invitee of tenants
      § 55-225.45
      Sheriff authorized to serve certain notices; fees therefor
      § 55-225.46
      Remedy by repair, etc.; emergencies
      § 55-225.47
      Landlord's acceptance of rent with reservation
      § 55-225.48
      Remedy after termination
      § 55-226
      Nonresidential buildings destroyed or lessee deprived of possession; covenant to pay rent or repair; reduction of rent
      § 55-226.2
      Energy submetering, energy allocation equipment, sewer and water submetering equipment, ratio utility billings systems; local government fees
      § 55-237.1
      Authority of sheriffs to store and sell personal property removed from nonresidential premises; recovery of possession by owner; disposition or sale
  • Chapter 13.2. Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act
    • Article 3. Tenant Obligations
    • § 55-248.16
      Tenant to maintain dwelling unit
      § 55-248.17
      Rules and regulations
      § 55-248.18
      Access; consent; correction of nonemergency conditions; relocation of tenant
      § 55-248.18:2
      Relocation of tenant where mold remediation needs to be performed in the dwelling unit
    • Article 5. Landlord Remedies
    • § 55-248.31
      Noncompliance with rental agreement; monetary penalty
      § 55-248.38:1
      Disposal of property abandoned by tenants
      § 55-248.38:3
      Disposal of property of deceased tenants
  • Chapter 13.3. Manufactured Home Lot Rental Act
  • Chapter 25. Transfer of Deposits
  • Chapter 26. Property Owners' Association Act
    • Article 2. Disclosure Requirements; Authorized Fees
    • § 55-509.4
      Contract disclosure statement; right of cancellation; use of for sale sign in connection with resale; designation of authorized representative
      § 55-509.6
      Fees for disclosure packet; professionally managed associations
    • Article 3. Operation and Management of Association
    • § 55-515.1
      Amendment to declaration and bylaws; consent of mortgagee
  • Chapter 27. Virginia Residential Property Disclosure Act
    • § 55-517
      Applicability
      § 55-517.1
      Definitions
      § 55-518
      Exemptions
      § 55-519
      Required disclosures for buyer to beware; buyer to exercise necessary due diligence
      § 55-519.1
      Required disclosures pertaining to a military air installation
      § 55-519.2
      Required disclosures; defective drywall
      § 55-519.2:1
      Required disclosures; pending building or zoning violations
      § 55-519.4
      Required disclosures; property previously used to manufacture methamphetamine
      § 55-520
      Time for disclosure; termination of contract
      § 55-524
      Actions under this chapter
  • Chapter 32. First-Time Home Buyer Savings Plans Act
    • § 55-556
      Claiming first-time home buyer status
      § 55-557
      Tax exemption; conditions
      § 55-558
      Withdrawal of funds from account for purposes other than eligible costs for first-time home purchase