No, Missouri landlords are not required to create a condition statement or move-in checklist at the beginning of tenancy. However, it is advised to ensure that both parties are on the same page when it comes to making deductions at the end of the lease. At move out, the tenant may be present during the landlord’s inspection, which should be scheduled and sent to the tenant.
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The information for this answer was found on our Missouri Security Deposit Law answers.