Mississippi Property and Real Estate Laws
Created by FindLaw's team of legal writers and editors | Last reviewed September 11, 2017
This article has been written and reviewed for legal accuracy, clarity, and style by FindLaw’s team of legal writers and attorneys and in accordance with our editorial standards.
The last updated date refers to the last time this article was reviewed by FindLaw or one of our contributing authors. We make every effort to keep our articles updated. For information regarding a specific legal issue affecting you, please contact an attorney in your area.
Welcome to FindLaw's section on Mississippi's property and real estate laws, covering everything from landlord and tenant protections for rental properties to adverse possession laws allowing individuals who openly make use of otherwise neglected land for at least 10 years to gain legal title. Articles include information about the limits of what a landlord may require as a security deposit and laws prohibiting discrimination against tenants and prospective tenants. You'll also learn about homestead protection laws, which help struggling homeowners insulate a certain portion of their home and property from bankruptcy. Click on a link below to learn more about Mississippi property and real estate laws.
Learn About Mississippi Property and Real Estate Laws
You Don’t Have To Solve This on Your Own – Get a Lawyer’s Help
Meeting with a lawyer can help you understand your options and how to best protect your rights. Visit our attorney directory to find a lawyer near you who can help.