When can my landlord enter the space I have rented?

The landlord has a right to access the property. If the Virginia Residential Landlord Tenant Act (VRLTA) applies, a landlord may enter the property without consent of the tenant in the case of emergency or upon the tenant’s request for maintenance. Otherwise, the landlord may access the property at reasonable times after giving notice to the tenant (at least twenty-four hours’ notice …

What can I do if a landlord refuses to make repairs to the premises?

If the condition for which the repairs are needed threatens your health or safety, you should send the landlord a written request that the repairs be made within twenty-one days and stating that, if such repairs are not made within this 21-day period, the rental agreement will terminate upon a date not less than thirty days from receipt of the …