How Many Days Does A Landlord In Maine Have To Return A Renter's Security Deposit?

Title 14 Section 6033 of the Maine Revised Statutes Annotated provides that a landlord must give a tenant written notice within 30 days if there is a lease, and 21 days if it is a tenancy at will, of the tenant vacating the property if the landlord is withholding any portion of the security deposit.

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