How Long Does a Landlord Have to Return the Security Deposit in California?

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How Long Does a Landlord Have to Return the Security Deposit in California?

In California, a landlord has 21 days from the move out date to return the security deposit. However, the landlord cannot be made to return the deposit earlier than 60 days before the end of a fixed-term lease or before the minimum number of days notice to terminate a lease with no fixed term.

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