Rather than withhold rent, notify the landlord you are terminating the lease because the premises are not habitable. ... Contact the person on the notice you received or the city housing code office for assistance and ask for help. ... You will likely be asked to complete a form, sometimes called a Request for Service. ... offices require you to first contact the landlord by letter with your complaint and allow him or her a period of time to make repairs before the inspector will be sent out.
|Title||:||The CompleteLandlord.com Ultimate Landlord Handbook|
|Author||:||William A. Lederer|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2009-03-30|