Hello, I've been having problems with my landlord lately. So I am a college student in Boise ID, I am renting a room from my landlord and in the rental agreement it says that he can enter my room whenever he wants is that legal? He has been doing it for 4 months, as well the other day I was half asleep and heard him come in while I was half asleep. But it's not just that my other roommate (In a separate bedroom) is constantly being loud at 2,3,4,5 in the morning, he is constantly drunk and is constantly smoking cannabis and is constantly eating my food another thing is that he has a homeles friend that constantly stays in his room although it is against the rental agreement. My landlord is well aware of this and I have spoken to him about it yet does nothing about it. As a college student I can't afford to go and find another place. So is there anything that I can legally do against my landlord for what has been occurring the last 4 months?
(My landlord lives in the same house)
#1 - your problem with your roommate is YOUR problem. If you are a college student, you are an adult. You'll need to work out your problems with your roommate on your own - it is not the landlord's job to babysit adults. You can request that the landlord enforce the clause against occupants staying there without prior permission.
#2 - NO - a landlord may not just enter whenever he wants absent reasonable notice (unless there is an emergency) and a valid, just cause to enter.
#3 - good luck taking him to court and spending a lot of time and money. Your time and money would be better spent looking for alternative housing.
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