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in April of 2019 I found a commercial property. At the time they were doing repairs on the roof. I waited till May to make a decision. I finally made a decision and started to do my self improvements to open up a boutique. Unfortunately last week we went back in to do some more additional work and notice that part of the wall where they were doing repairs was starting to have mold hairs appearing on my dressing room walls and the floor that I recently installed starting to lift. I contact the landlord. He stated he will look into it at let me know when the repair is done. The only repair at this time could only be tearing up the wall that we had fix and find out again where it's leaking and remove the mold. If he doesn't comply what can I do as a tenant of 3 months? … read more
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