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MAROLDA'S IN A MESS

A.G. Schneiderman Files Lawsuit Against Property Management Company And Landlords For Harassing Tenants In Chinatown And The Lower East Side Joint Investigation Between A.G. And Governor Cuomo’s ...
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OCCUPY THIS!

135 West 13 th Street, LLC, sought possession of one of Judith & Danielle’s rent-stabilized apartment because it wasn't their “primary residence.” After trial, the New York ...
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WHOOPSIE!

While both the New York County Civil Court and the Appellate Term, First Department, were of the view that Masako M. hadn't used her rent-stabilized apartment as her primary residence, the ...
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CUE THE MUSIC!

While in Argentina furthering his music career, Austin N. allowed others to stay in his rent-stabilized apartment. And when his landlord -- 184-188 Claremont Investors, LLC -- later sued to recover ...
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FINDING A CURE

When Maria Z., a rent-stabilized tenant, agreed to relocate to a different building, her contract provided that she would be a "free market" tenant, but her annual rent percentage increases ...
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SEASON THIS!

RSP 86 Property LLC, wanted to evict Martin S.--an 89 year-old Manhattanite rent-stabilized tenant who spent weekends and summers in the Hamptons and winters in Florida--on the grounds that his ...
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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
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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 ...
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IN THE LAP OF LUXURY?

Because Irving Ruderman owned a "luxury" co-op up in Riverdale, the landlord of his rent-stabilized apartment--190 Claremont Realty--filed a summary holdover proceeding against him. After ...
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IN LIEW OF LIVING THERE?

Claiming that she didn't really live in her regulated apartment, 370 Columbus Realty terminated Deborah Wan Liew's tenancy and started an eviction proceeding against her. Even though she was ...
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FORSAKEN ABODE

After his ex-wife passed away, Gerald Saldo moved back into her rent-stabilized apartment, claiming an entitlement to remain as a regulated tenant. But both the New York County Civil Court and the ...
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IN THE TIMES: KNOCKING OFF AN EX

This week, you'll find me on the New York Times website responding to a reader's question. A woman asked about removing her former boyfriend's name from the lease to a stabilized ...
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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, ...
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THE LAST STRAWS

When Sean and Ann Straw supposedly failed to return their rent-stabilized renewal lease, their landlord "deemed" the tenancy renewed for another year. And when he later tried to evict the ...
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BOW OUT

After Bow Quon moved to an assisted-living facility in Westchester County, her landlord filed a holdover proceeding to recover the rent-controlled apartment, claiming that Bow Quon no longer used the ...
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LOOKING FOR A FREE LANDLORD-TENANT ATTORNEY?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic For Tenants I continue to work with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you with ...
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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 ...
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HOW TO BECOME A PROTECTED LOFT TENANT

Real Property ALJ recommends that Loft Board grant tenant protected occupant status. ALJ Richard found that a loft tenant established protected occupancy under the new Loft Law amendments, despite the ...
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SPIEGEL IN THE TIMES: WHERE DO YOU REALLY LIVE?

Our partner, Glenn H. Spiegel, was quoted in the Real Estate Section of Sunday's New York Times. Here's the piece in its entirety: A Long-Term Guest or a Resident? By: JAY ROMANO Q I spend a lot of my ...
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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 ...
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IN THE TIMES: ON HAVING ANOTHER APARTMENT

This piece appeared in the Real Estate Section of Sunday's New York Times Stabilized Tenant Wants to Branch Out BY: JAY ROMANO Q I have been a rent-stabilized tenant in a Manhattan building for almost ...
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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 ...
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RENT REGULATIONS ARE OVER

Special Update on Rent Regulations Dear Friends, As many of you may know, the State Senate allowed our rent regulations to expire yesterday. These laws - that protect seniors and the middle class - ...
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THAT HOUSE IS NOT A HOME

Because Ninth Avenue Realty believed that its rent-stabilized tenants--Charles McKay and Bret Silver--actually lived in Orange County, their tenancy was terminated and a nonprimary-residence holdover ...
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FAR FROM UNIQUE

When a nonprimary-residence holdover proceeding was filed against it, Unique People Services, Inc., asked for the case's dismissal on the grounds that the landlord had failed to make a "genuine ...
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