Is a landlord required to provide access for renters to their rental home? Can I file a complaint?
You cannot file a complaint. This is not an ADA issue; it falls under the Fair Housing Laws. The landlord has no obligation to build a ramp or make other accommodations to provide access. The landlord must allow the tenant to make modifications to the dwelling unit in order to make it accessible. There are common sense limits on what kinds of modifications are reasonable and on the extent of those modifications. The tenant is supposed to put the house back the way it was, to the extent possible, at the time they move out of the rental dwelling unit. Make sure that you check out the law before you start building or start threatening to file a complaint.

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1. I went to a local strip mall shopping center the other day and there were no accessible parking spaces anywhere in the whole lot. Is there a place I can report this?
2. If I am building on private, residential property for personal use, do I have to meet the ADA technical specifications?
3. Where can I find the specifications for building accessible rooms and structures and for doing renovations or alterations?
4. Our church is building a new activities center, and some members of the building committee are saying we must install an elevator if we have a two-story building. Are elevators required by the ADA?
5. Is a landlord required to provide access for renters to their rental home? Can I file a complaint?