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I apologize but this is a long situation. We relocated from TN to GA and have had several problems with the landlord since we have been in the current property. We did a walk thru when we moved in and… read more
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I am a tenant I rent a house and I have lived in the house since October 2014 since then myself and my 4 children have been getting sick every other week. I went to my landlord with my concerns and sh… read more
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Is the landlord responsible for all costs (medical, temporary housing, loss of work etc) for toxic black mold in a house that has infected my family? The mold came from a leak not repaired and cleaned… read more
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My daughter is 24, she rented her first apartment in June 2014
My daughter is 24, she rented her first apartment in June 2014 with a roommate. On my first visit i remarked on the odor of dampness in the air. On Wednesday 10/22 she reported a leak coming out of th… read more
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My husband, baby, and I moved into an apartment July 12 with
My husband, baby, and I moved into an apartment July 12 with a 12 month lease. We had to terminate it early due to losing my job and finding one in a different state (husband is a retired, disabled, m… read more
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hello, i have been renting a home in willingboro nj. the
hello, i have been renting a home in willingboro nj. the town came to inspect the mold problem i was having in my bedroom and bathroom. With my 5 kids and wife. the renter doesn't have a OC, no inspec… read more
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Update: After weeks of calling with no response.........Yesterday the Air Quality Inspection was done and negative air pressure when room doors are closed was the summary. He says that the office main… read more
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We live in a large, 960 plus unit apartment complex in Virginia Beach, Va. We have a 1-year lease that expires August 15, 2013. We have already given our 60-day notice of termination. Two weeks ago, o… read more
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I'm renting a house in the state of Nevada. We moved into the house in June. With in a week, we noticed a leak from the roof into the house. We informed the rental company. Then we went out of town fo… read more
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I am a tenant who has become quite ill due to black mold in the rental property where I am living. My 6 year old daughter also has become ill. (coughing, breathing problems, severe headaches, etc.) I … read more
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