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If my private rented house is invested with mice, mould. And

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If my private rented house is invested with mice, mould. And damp for 3_4 weeks. With no resolve. Only. Traps laid, but still continue to grow. In floor where. Do I stand on paying. Full rent
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Jo C. replied 3 years ago.
Hi.

Thank you for your question. My name is Jo and I will try to help with this.

Are you still living there?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Yes my wife and. Chilldren.my Chilldren are 2_5years old and always ill..i tried to tell estate agent. But only. They say open windows. Ect. And when the pest control. Came round said they will die in the roof, but no way of taking them out, so they will just. Rot there, doesn't sound healthy.

Expert:  Jo C. replied 3 years ago.
How long have you been living there?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

2 half years

Expert:  Jo C. replied 3 years ago.
Thanks.

I'm sorry if I'm missing the point but I'm not sure why you hold the agents responsible for this? I'm sure I'm at fault infestation isn't to do with disrepair usually.