Can a landlord harass a tenant?

No. It is illegal for a landlord to harass a tenant in an effort to force the tenant to move. A landlord must take the appropriate legal action to evict an unwanted tenant.

What can a tenant do if the landlord harasses them? 

First, the tenant should keep a list of each and every incident of harassment. The list should include the date, time and place of the incident as well as the names, addresses and phone numbers of any witnesses. Second, the tenant should write a letter to the landlord demanding that the harassment stop. If this […]