Some tenant-landlord issues are easily resolved by learning the right steps to take when as issue comes up. Documenting maintenance issues with pictures and video can go a long way. Depending on the situation, it is also important to follow up any verbal, text message, or email notifications to your landlord with a letter in certified mail. Not sure where to start? Connect with a housing navigator to learn more about tenants’ rights and the steps needed to resolve a tenant-landlord issue.
If your tenant-landlord issue relates to an alleged lease violation, is a matter of health and safety, or could result in going to court, it is essential to get a lawyer involved.
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A Comprehensive Guide for All Denver Renters Including: Youth, Adults, Aging, Immigrants, Refugees, LGBTQ and People with Disabilities.
This guidebook summarizes existing State of Colorado and City of Boulder residential landlord-tenant law.
This guidebook is meant to serve as an information guide to help property managers, owners, and tenants better understand their legal rights and responsibilities, and to build a stronger landlord/tenant relationship.