Contact Us
1250 Broadway, 27th Floor, New York, NY 10001 212-619-5400 Manhattan Attorney
Manhattan Lawyer
Attorney Profiles Firm News Practice Areas Newsletters Real Estate Lawyers' Blog Clients' Rights
Best of the Best Top 100 2015 Award
Best of the Best Top 100 2016 Award

NY Real Estate Law Blog

Categories

Archives

Follow Lucas on Twitter & LinkedIn

Recent Posts in Lease Defaults Category

76 results found. Viewing page 1 of 4. Go to page 1 2 3 4   Next

KNOW YOUR HOUSING RIGHTS?

Wednesday, April 29 Know Your Rights Housing Forum Time: 6PM Location: Union Temple, 331 Hawthorne (Btw New York Ave and Nostrand Ave), Brooklyn
Continue reading "KNOW YOUR HOUSING RIGHTS?" »

DID YOUR LANDLORD MAKE THE LIST?

Friends, Too many landlords in New York think they can ignore their responsibility to provide reasonable living conditions to their tenants. And far too many tenants in New York are forced to live in ...
Continue reading "DID YOUR LANDLORD MAKE THE LIST?" »

LOOKING FOR FREE LEGAL ADVICE?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants My office continues to work with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If the owner of your building is harassing you, ...
Continue reading "LOOKING FOR FREE LEGAL ADVICE?" »

FREE LEGAL ADVICE

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
Continue reading "FREE LEGAL ADVICE" »

LOOKING FOR FREE LEGAL ADVICE

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
Continue reading "LOOKING FOR FREE LEGAL ADVICE" »

LOOKING FOR FREE LANDLORD-TENANT ADVICE?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
Continue reading "LOOKING FOR FREE LANDLORD-TENANT ADVICE?" »

WANT FREE LEGAL ADVICE?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
Continue reading "WANT FREE LEGAL ADVICE?" »

WANT FREE LEGAL ADVICE?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
Continue reading "WANT FREE LEGAL ADVICE?" »

LOOKING FOR FREE LEGAL ADVICE?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
Continue reading "LOOKING FOR FREE LEGAL ADVICE?" »

WANT FREE LEGAL ADVICE?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
Continue reading "WANT FREE LEGAL ADVICE?" »

LOOKING FOR FREE LEGAL ADVICE?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
Continue reading "LOOKING FOR FREE LEGAL ADVICE?" »

IS YOUR LANDLORD HARASSING YOU?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
Continue reading "IS YOUR LANDLORD HARASSING YOU?" »

WHAT'S THE POOP WITH THE APPELLATE DIVISION?

Last December, we looked at the case of 565 Tenant's Corp. v. Adams, an Appellate Term decision wherein a cooperative shareholder faced eviction from his apartment based on "nuisance." The underlying ...
Continue reading "WHAT'S THE POOP WITH THE APPELLATE DIVISION?" »

AT2 GIVES PSYCHIC POWER

In Singh v. Ramirez, Mohinder Singh filed a summary holdover proceeding against Anllir Ramirez. Ramirez, a rent-stabilized tenant, was served with a notice to cure which alleged that he was in ...
Continue reading "AT2 GIVES PSYCHIC POWER" »

AD2 REVISITS YELLOWSTONE

In Xiotis Rest. Corp. v. LSS Leasing Ltd. Liab. Co. , Xiotis sought to obtain a "Yellowstone" injunction against LSS Leasing. A "Yellowstone" allows a tenant to stop the running of the time-period ...
Continue reading "AD2 REVISITS YELLOWSTONE" »

WHEN TOXIC ISN'T TOXIC ENOUGH

In Dell Inc. v. GJF Construction, the rules of suretyship came to Dell's rescue in a convoluted case involving the recovery of unpaid rent. Trinity Centre LLC owns a structure bordering the World ...
Continue reading "WHEN TOXIC ISN'T TOXIC ENOUGH" »

THE CASE OF THE MISSING AND EXTRA LETTERS

In Fa Wah Management, Inc. v. Alvarrez, "Fa Wah" Management ("FWM") started a holdover summary proceeding against Zoilo Gavilan "Alvarrez," who was doing business as Juquiliuta Bar & Restaurant. ...
Continue reading "THE CASE OF THE MISSING AND EXTRA LETTERS" »

WILL CHUCK'S NEIGHBOR GET EVICTED?

Chuck Barris - the former " Gong Show " host whose life was supposedly the subject of George Clooney 's 2002 film, " Confessions of a Dangerous Mind " -- has been the victim of the high-decibel ...
Continue reading "WILL CHUCK'S NEIGHBOR GET EVICTED?" »

NEXT TIME, CALL YOUR WIFE!

In Ehue v. Green, a tenant allegedly left a two-family Brooklyn home owing her landlord $9,3312,32 -- $7,500 in rent, $784 in damages, $600 for failing to return a refrigerator and stove, and some ...
Continue reading "NEXT TIME, CALL YOUR WIFE!" »

WHAT'S THE POOP WITH THE APPELLATE TERM?

In 565 Tenant's Corp. v. Adams, a cooperative shareholder faced eviction from his apartment based on "nuisance." The underlying holdover proceeding was settled by way of an agreement (dated July 31, ...
Continue reading "WHAT'S THE POOP WITH THE APPELLATE TERM?" »

A KEY TO GETTING EVICTED

In Nyamekye v. Madison, Absylom Nyamekye sought possession of an apartment rented to Lucille Madison. At issue was Ms. Madison's unwillingness to provide Nyamekye with all keys to the subject ...
Continue reading "A KEY TO GETTING EVICTED" »

WHO PICKS UP TERRORISM TAB?

Insurance disputes are pretty common in the landlord-tenant arena, and a tenant's noncompliance with its coverage obligations (as dictated by the governing lease) could have severe ramifications and ...
Continue reading "WHO PICKS UP TERRORISM TAB?" »

SHOULD TENANT LOSE APARTMENT OVER $504

In BNS Buildings, LLC v. Morgan, Gary Morgan, who had resided in a rent-stabilized apartment for some 28 years, settled a nonpayment case by consenting to a money judgment in the amount of $504 ...
Continue reading "SHOULD TENANT LOSE APARTMENT OVER $504" »

DESPITE WIN, TENANT DENIED FEES

To the victor belong the spoils, except, of course, in landlord-tenant cases. In First Ave. Village Corp. v. Harrison, a holdover case started against tenant Alexander Harrison was dismissed due the ...
Continue reading "DESPITE WIN, TENANT DENIED FEES" »

BERNIE THE BAGEL MAN, GETS SCHMEARED

Just because someone is found to have breached an agreement with you doesn't mean you'll recover anything. You've got to be able to prove -- to a judge's satisfaction -- damages were suffered. By way ...
Continue reading "BERNIE THE BAGEL MAN, GETS SCHMEARED" »
76 results found. Viewing page 1 of 4. Go to page 1 2 3 4   Next