Landlords have the duty of making sure their properties are safe, sanitary, and livable. Habitability issues occur when the landlord has failed to keep maintenance they are responsible for and have caused the tenant to live in unhealthy conditions.
Some Habitability issues are:
Exposure to Toxic Substances
Plumbing, Heating, and Electrical issues
Property Structures not up to code
If you are dealing with habitability issues, Lepera + Associates, PC can assist you with evaluating the issues, assessing the damages, and holding those responsible accountable.