How long can a landlord leave you without air conditioning?
That depends First, does your lease specifically include air conditioning? Most don’t because a/c isn’t considered a “habitability” matter, even here in Las
Vegas. Heat is -a home without heat is considered “uninhabitable”, but air conditioning is not required UNLESS it’s specifically mentioned in the lease.
HOWEVER.f the a/c worked when you signed the lease and it’s central a/c (as opposed to individual window units), then the a/c is considered to be part of the “implied warranty of habitability”
In many cities/states, if the landlord doesn’t take care of the repairs, may have several options, including the right to withhold rent or to “repair and deduct.” You’l have to check the laws where you live to find out how
long is “too long”.
Once you know , then contact the landlord and ask him if he’s going to get it fixed this month or if you should “repair and deduct” instead. You must provide him with copies of any invoices to confirm how much you paid.