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Renting a place to live (Fact sheet)

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What other rules must my landlord follow?

Your landlord is not allowed to cut off your water, electricity, heat, oil, or gas, even if you owe rent. Your landlord must give you enough heat in winter.

Usually, your landlord cannot come into your place without telling you in writing 24 hours before.

Your landlord must fix your place or things that came with your place, for example, a stove or fridge. It does not matter if your tenancy agreement says something different, or if you knew about the problem before you moved in. But if you damage something on purpose or by being careless, you must get it fixed.

Your landlord must get rid of bed bugs, cockroaches, mice, or other pests.