Nebraska Security Deposit Laws

Nebraska Security Deposit Limit

The security deposit must not exceed the equivalent of one month’s rent for tenants without pets. An extra 1/4 (one quarter) months’ rent may be charged for tenants with pets. Note: This does not apply to housing agencies formed under the Nebraska Housing Agency Act.

Deadline for Returning Security Deposit

The security deposit must be returned within 14 days after the tenant moves out.