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What Renters Need to Know for Storm Damage Repairs

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OKLAHOMA CITY -- Many renters likely experienced damage to their homes from storms in the last two weeks. However, in order to get those repairs fixed, renters often must make the first move.

Renters need to make a request in writing to their landlord and make sure to keep a copy of the dated request.

See a renter's repair request form

The landlord typically has 14 days to make the repairs.

The Metropolitan Fair Housing Council provides instructions on how to request repairs from your landlord.

For more information call the Metropolitan Fair Housing Council at 405-232-3247. The Metro Fair Housing Council is an advocate for renters and can answer your questions free of charge.

Read the duties of a landlord and tenant according to state law.

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