Can a Tenant Change the Locks in Ohio?

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Can a Tenant Change the Locks in Ohio?

Ohio laws are silent over whether a tenant can change the locks. As such, tenants may be allowed to change locks provided it is not explicitly prohibited in the lease agreement. Landlords are prohibited from unilaterally changing the locks as a form of eviction.

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