West Virginia Tenant Rights to Withhold Rent or "Repair and Deduct"
Find out West Virginia's rules on rent withholding and repair and deduct.
West Virginia does not have any state laws on rent withholding or repair and deduct remedies for tenants.
For an overview of West Virginia landlord-tenant law, including your rights to habitability, see http://www.ago.wv.gov/consumerprotection/Documents/Renters'%20Rights%20Brochure.pdf.
Also, check your local housing ordinances for any city or county rules that cover tenant rights when it comes to repairs. Contact your local building or housing authority. To find yours, call your mayor or city manager’s office or check your city or county website.