Landlords facing any claim of the breach of the warranty of habitability may have defenses available to the action by their tenant. Some defenses are provided by statute, where certain defenses and limitations on tenant actions and remedies are specifically enumerated.
Subsequent violations of a lease contract are grounds for an eviction in Colorado under statute. However, those subsequent evictions only qualify for eviction when it can be shown that the previous violations were given the same treatment as the notice requirements under law.
Security deposit disputes are a common occurrence between renters and landlords in Denver and the surrounding state of Colorado. Having an attorney like Nathaniel Gilbert can be a big advantage in negotiating and navigating the rules, requirements and deadlines associated with the process of disputing a security deposit.