Raleigh, NC asked in Consumer Law, Landlord - Tenant and Small Claims for Kentucky

Q: Can my landlord win eviction in court if he has neglected to repair sewage leaking into my apartment?

March-June, sewage has been raining into my apartment's laundry area, specifically from the apartment upstairs' toilet when they flush. There is mold, and of course human waste coming down into my unit. Landlord was notified in March and after many requests through messages, nothing gas been fixed

1 Lawyer Answer
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
  • Consumer Law Lawyer
  • Louisville, KY
  • Licensed in Kentucky

A: It really depends on what other evidence, if any, he has and whether you were constructively evicted from your rental. You will probably at least be given a hearing.

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