If my apartment is infested with roaches and I’ve been bitten twice, what should I do?

Also, all of my furniture and my television are ruined.

Asked on June 4, 2014 under Real Estate Law, Massachusetts

Answers:

Shawn Jackson / The Jackson Law Firm, P.C.

Answered 6 years ago | Contributor

First, take pictures of the problems for your records; second, call the landlord to inform them about the issues, third, call the local housing tenant board in your community, fourth, call the health department and a pest exterminator...then call an attorney of your choice.

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