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Can you provide me a bit more information? In what state are you located? Thanks!
Good morning Carol. And thanks for following up. New Hampshire law protects you here. There are two specific statutes that prevent these actions:
540-A:2 General Prohibition. – No landlord shall willfully violate a tenant's right to quiet enjoyment of his tenancy or attempt to circumvent lawful procedures for eviction pursuant to RSA 540. No tenant shall willfully damage the property of the landlord or prevent completion of necessary repairs or willfully deny tenants their right to quiet enjoyment of their tenancies.
Section 540-A:3 Certain Specific Acts Prohibited. –
V-d. Notwithstanding any other provision of this chapter, a landlord may only enter a tenant's dwelling unit without the consent of the tenant: (a) To make emergency repairs pursuant to paragraphs IV and IV-a; or (b) If the landlord has obtained an order authorizing the entry from a court of competent jurisdiction pursuant to RSA 540-A:4.
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