I have just moved into a rental property and half the lawn has died and only sand and weeds. Does the landlord have to

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Customer: I have just moved into a rental property and half the lawn has died and only sand and weeds . Does the landlord have to repair this
JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in?
Customer: Qld
JA: What are the terms of the lease? Any issues related to maintenance or upkeep?
Customer: I am responsible for maintaining the garden
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Customer: No that is all thanks
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Hello
It would impede upon the use and enjoyment of the land, thats what you pay for.
Accordingly, the work needs to be undertaken and repaired.
You must keep the property clean and tidy, including the garden, but considering that this a pre existing issue, the landlord is liable.

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Thank you very much. Just as I thought. You have helped with the wording as well. A great service.
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All the very best with it.

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