Any Attorneys in the house?(2 posts)
Here is my Issue:
"Redcoats" are violating my third amendment right.
Do I have cause of action?
Breach of warrant of habitability-An implied warranty of habitability is a warranty implied by law in all residential leases that the premises are fit and habitable for human habitation and that the premises will remain fit and habitable throughout the duration of the lease.
What Conditions Violate the Implied Warranty of Habitability?
The conditions that violate the implied warranty of habitability vary depending on the state and jurisdiction the premises are located. Generally, a landlord can violate the implied warranty of habitability by failing to provide access to:
Drinkable water and hot water
Heat during cold weather
A Smoke Detector
Working bathroom and toilet
A sanitary premises, including the removal of insect or rodent infestation
Or for violations of building codes
A tenant has the responsibility to repair any uninhabitable condition caused by the tenant.
What Types of Leases Do the Implied Warranty of Habitability Apply To?
The implied warranty of habitability applies only to residential leases, not commercial leases. Generally, the implied warranty of habitability applies to apartments, houses, or other types of dwellings rented for living purposes. But the implied warranty of habitability generally does not apply to condominiums.
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