Landlord-Tenant Relations

Landlord/Tenant Relations Handbook

The Landlord/Tenant Relations Handbook is a useful guide for both renters and landlords to know their rights and responsibilities under the New Mexico Uniform Owner-Residents Relations Act, more commonly known as the “Landlord-Tenant Law.”

Access the Landlord/Tenant Relations Handbook in English (PDF) and Spanish (PDF).

Handbook Highlights

  • Deposit information
  • Fair Housing Laws/Discrimination Prohibitions
  • Landlord and tenant obligations
  • An overview of going to court for any disputes
  • Remedies and corrections available to tenants and landlords
  • Rental Agreement requirements
  • Right of entry limitations

Additional Resources