Repairs: Who Pays for What?

By Juliana Torres-Mason

No matter how perfect a rental is, there are bound to be repairs. And for tenants, knowing who is responsible for mishaps, calamities, and wear and tear is a must. 

“The house is a handmade product,” said Joseph Ray Diosana, a Lead Associate Broker of Houston’s The Property Joes. “You just need the right trades that know how to repair it.”

Meanwhile tenants and landlords have rights as well as legal responsibilities when faced with a tricky repair bill on the rental property.