Interview with Fox 31 Problem Solvers – Withholding rent can complicate landlord disputes but tenants have rights

Cold temperatures can cause a range of problems for those who rent homes and apartments.

If your heat goes out, or a pipe bursts, what do you do?

It can be tempting to just withhold rent from a landlord that isn’t making needed repairs, but legal experts say that’s the last thing you should do unless you follow proper legal procedures.Watch attorney Eric Nesbitt’s legal advice and comments with Shaul Turner of Fox 31 Problem Solvers here: