North Carolina has state laws that cover the Landlord-Tenant relationship.
- If interested in reading the full text here is the index of landlord and tenant law.
- Here are short summaries of each section of the Landlord-tenant laws in NC.
- Read this summary on forced eviction if you are worried about retaliation from your landlord (in both English and Spanish/Español).
The North Carolina Attorney General's office also has resources.
Here is a pamphlet you can print on your rights according to NC law.
It is important as a Tenant to Know Your Rights!
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