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The microwave and heater not working, Sofa legs are broken so is almost unusable, blinds are ripped apart and also can not be closed/opened, but my main concern is that the toilet is leaking and I am sure is from the sewage pipe (because of the smell that is causing) which would affect our health.
Thanks, XXXXX XXXXX somewhere that unless it is stated in the contract it is illegal to withhold from rent. If I decided to do the repair myself do I need to contact a lawyer and do it through them or can I just notify them in writing and do the repairs myself?
Thanks. Just to be clear, in this case and because I can not afford to sue the landlord I can withheld rent until the repairs are done and if he takes the matter to court I will be able to prove that my action is justified?
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