Letter to your landlord
Example email/letter to your landlord
Below is an example letter for those wishing to request a repair to their landlord.
[Your landlord or letting agent’s address] [Your address]
Dear [name of landlord/letting agent]
Request for repairs to be carried out at [your address]
I am writing to let you know that the following repair work needs to be carried out to the above property which I rent from you.
1. [List the things that are wrong and explain the problems caused, for example:
- the boiler is not working so there is no hot water or central heating;
- the handle to the bathroom window is broken and the window cannot be opened].
Please could you contact me on [list home/mobile phone numbers] as soon as possible to arrange a time for the repair work to be carried out.