Follow Four Steps When Asking Owner to Make Repairs
Unfortunately, the owner of the space you lease might not respond promptly to a problem in your space that needs repair. That’s a serious issues because it could get worse—possibly disrupting your business and damaging your property. So what can you do if you’ve reported that problem, but it’s gone unaddressed by the owner? You may be entitled to a rent abatement until the owner makes the repairs, or even termination of the lease.