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NO WAIVES HERE

Back in 2003, when 8 Beach Street Realty settled an owners use-claim against its stabilized tenant, it gave Max B. a ten-year unregulated lease with a five-year renewal option in exchange for a waiver ...
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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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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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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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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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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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IT'S PERSONAL

Frederick Rudd, one of the owners of a 13-unit building, served two different stabilized tenants with nonrenewal notices which provided that Rudd intended to convert the building into a single-family ...
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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 ...
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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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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 ...
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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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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 ...
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DON'T MISS: EAST SIDE DHCR DAY

Senator Liz Krueger Presents: East Side DHCR Day This is your opportunity to speak to representatives from the New York State Division of Housing and Community Renewal (DHCR) to find out about your ...
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IN THE TIMES: JARRED ON OWNER'S USE

Our partner, Jarred I. Kassenoff, appeared in Sunday's New York Times Real Estate Section responding to a reader's question. Here's the piece in its entirety: When Owners Evict Stabilized Tenants By ...
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HIGH COURT REJECTS "OWNER'S USE" CHALLENGE

In Pultz v. Economakis, David Pultz and others sought to stop Catherine Economakis and her husband from evicting all of the building's stabilized tenants. Everyone had been served with nonrenewal ...
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ASSIGNMENT OF LEASE DID NOT STOP HOLDOVER

In Bailey v. Suarez, the tenant sought to dismiss a residential holdover proceeding on the grounds that the building's leases had been assigned to a lender as security for a mortgage and that the ...
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A STUDY FOR OWNER'S USE

When an landlord of a regulated building seeks to recover a rent-stabilized unit for "owner's use," s/he needs to demonstrate a good-faith intention to occupy the space for actual living ...
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OFF-TRACK NOTICING?

Before a summary eviction proceeding known as a "holdover" can be started, an owner may need to serve the occupant(s) with one or more notices. The number and type of notices that need be ...
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YOU CAN'T WIN SOMEONE ELSE'S "OWNER'S USE" CASE

Currently, an owner of a residential building subject to rent regulation, may recover one or more of the occupied units within the dwelling for his/her own use -- or that of an immediate family member ...
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OWNER'S NOTICE SURVIVES CHALLENGE

Ninety to one-hundred and fifty days prior to the expiration of a New York City tenant's rent-stabilized lease, a landlord seeking to recover that unit for "owner's use" may serve a notice ...
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OWNER'S USE: WE CALLED IT RIGHT!

Mr and Mrs Horsford sought to recover a rent-stabilized unit for their 24-year old daughter's use. The Horsfords were victorious after trial in the New York County Civil Court, and on appeals to the ...
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HOW MANY STABILIZED UNITS MAY AN OWNER RECOVER?

May an owner of a New York City rent-stabilized building recover an unlimited number for of units for "owner's use?" ( Yes.) Should they be allowed to do so? (We'll get to that in a minute.) ...
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DON'T GET NICKED BY SCHICK!

Are you looking to avoid painful nicks and bumps?* Then you better read the case of W 54-7 LLC v Schick. Prior to Schick, landlords were able to argue that any defects in a predicate notice -- ...
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SKYVIEW IS GOING UP!

Several months ago we reported on the Appellate Term's decision in Skyview Holdings LLC v. Cunningham, wherein that court concluded that an additional five days need NOT be added to "Golub" ...
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