North Carolina Statutes

Chapter 42A Vacation Rental Act

Article 1 - Vacation Rentals.

  • § 42A-1   Title
    This Chapter shall be known as the North Carolina Vacation Rental Act. (1999‑420, s. 1.)
  • § 42A-2   Purpose and scope of act
    The General Assembly finds that the growth of the tourism industry in North Carolina has led to a greatly expanded market of privately owned residences...
  • § 42A-3   Application; exemptions
    (a) The provisions of this Chapter shall apply to any person, partnership, corporation, limited liability company, association, or other business entity who acts as a...
  • § 42A-4   Definitions
    The following definitions apply in this Chapter: (1) Real estate broker. A real estate broker as defined in G.S. 93A‑2(a). (2) Residential property. An apartment,...
  • § 42A-5 through 42A-9   Reserved for future codification purposes

Article 2 - Vacation Rental Agreements.

Article 3 - Handling and Accounting of Funds.

Article 4 - Expedited Eviction Proceedings.

  • § 42A-23   Grounds for eviction
    (a) Any tenant who leases residential property subject to a vacation rental agreement under this Chapter for 30 days or less may be evicted and...
  • § 42A-24   Expedited eviction
    (a) Before commencing an expedited eviction proceeding, the landlord or real estate broker shall give the tenant at least four hours' notice, either orally or...
  • § 42A-25   Appeal
    A tenant or landlord may appeal a court order issued pursuant to G.S. 42A‑24(d) to district court for a trial de novo. A tenant may...
  • § 42A-26   Violation of court order
    If a tenant fails to remove personal property from a residential property subject to a vacation rental after the court has entered an order of...
  • § 42A-27   Penalties for abuse
    A landlord or real estate broker shall undertake to evict a tenant pursuant to an expedited eviction proceeding only when he or she has a...
  • § 42A-28 through 42A-30   Reserved for future codification purposes

Article 5 - Landlord and Tenant Duties.

Article 6 - General Provisions.