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Section 8 payment ABATEMENT for Tenant’s Poor Housekeeping?

YES! You better believe it!

Both Landlord and Tenant get the inspection notice.

Landlords are responsible to ensure the unit comply with Section 8 quality housing standards. If you are still not familiar with “the usual suspects”, click on this link for a checklist

Housekeeping is the Tenant’s responsibility. Nonetheless, payment to Landlord will be stopped if both Landlord and Tenant don’t comply with HQS.

So make sure, your Tenant cleans the unit…