I’ve been paying my rent on time buy my landlord isn’t making the repairs I need.  What should I do?

What should I do after I move into a rental property?

How can I make sure I get my security deposit back when I move out?

Are you experiencing challenges with your landlord?  Not sure where to get help?  Piedmont Housing Alliance’s housing counselors can help you understand your rights as a tenant.  We’re also here to provide guidance on how to effectively communicate with your landlord as well as some best practices for renting that will help you keep your security deposit when you move out.  For more general information from VHDA, CVLAS and Legal Aid click here.  If you’d like to meet with a counselor send us a completed intake form (available from the drop down menu on our housing counseling tab) and someone will contact you to schedule it.