What If You Want To Stay But Your Landlord Says She Can't Make The Repairs Unless You Move?

You can go to court and ask for money damages that result from your having to move because the landlord will not repair. These damages can be things such as moving costs and a higher rent at another apartment, if the judge so decides.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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