Is it legal to rent a house infested with black mold, and can the renter break the lease because it is causing health problems?

Is it legal to rent a house infested with black mold ?

First off “black mold” is a made up term.
There are thousands and thousands of types of mold you are on contact EVERY SINGLE DAY.indoors and out ..only a handful are toxic molds.

If a property is infested with toxic mold YES you could break the lease..however most of your items would need to be burned.

IF you legally Prove that you have toxic mold and that the landlord knew in advance that it was toxic mold you may have a legal case.

The renter would need to have extensive mold testing and culturing done to prove if the mold was one of the 6 types of toxic mold.The cost in Tampa Bay for the
testing runs $1100.00 and takes about 6 weeks.

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