Tenant Rights

North Carolina General Statutes, § 42-42, Landlord to provide fit premises

North Carolina law pertaining to a landlord’s maintenance and repair duties which includes provisions providing for compliance with building and housing code, Read More.

North Carolina General Statutes, § 42-43(a), Tenant to maintain dwelling

North Carolina law pertaining to tenant’s duties of maintenance. Read More.

Legal Aid of North Carolina: Landlord / Tenant Law

Legal Aid of North Carolina provides information about landlord / tenant law including tenant’s duties, Read More.

Legal Aid of North Carolina: Letter to Notify Landlord that You are Moving Out

Legal Aid of North Carolina provides a sample letter to notify landlord that you are moving out. Read More.

Legal Aid of North Carolina: Letter to Request Repairs from Landlord

Legal Aid of North Carolina provides a sample letter to request the landlord make repairs. Read More.

North Carolina Department of Justice: Landlords’ Maintenance and Repair Duties

The North Carolina Attorney General provides information about landlords’ duties to maintain and repair rental property. Read More.

North Carolina Bar Association: This is the Law Pamphlet: Landlords and Tenants

Provided by the Communications Committee of the North Carolina Association Read More.

Legal Aid of North Carolina: Notice of Repairs

Legal Aid of North Carolina provides information about giving landlord notice of repairs to make rental property fit and habitable and/or in compliance with codes or to repair certain appliances Read More.