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IF RENT REGULATIONS EXPIRE, DON'T PANIC

Rent regulated units make up 47% of New York City’s housing stock, and unless the state legislature passes new legislation, the laws that protect them expire on Monday, June 15. Renewing and ...
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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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ADDING A SPOUSE TO A STABILIZED LEASE

Q. I have lived in my rent-stabilized apartment for three years. The current lease expires in February 2014. I recently became engaged, and my fiancé has moved into my apartment. We plan to ...
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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 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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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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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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DESERTED ISLAND?

Back in October 2000, Island Auto Seat Cover Company entered into a commercial lease with Vito & Estelle Minunni, for a ten year term which was to expire on October 31, 2010. While their agreement ...
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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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IT'S A LITTLE CHILLY

Santorini Equities wanted to evict Francisco Picarra because the landlord thought the guy didn't really live in his rent-stabilized unit. (Apparently, the owner thought that Picarra resided in the ...
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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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NEWMAN IN THE TIMES: ON LEASE RENEWALS

Jonathan H. Newman, was quoted in the Real Estate Section of yesterday's New York Times. Here's the piece in its entirety : Still Waiting for a Lease Q I am a rent-stabilized tenant in New York City, ...
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NO HOLDING ON, AFTER HOLDING OVER

When Yong Qing Wang failed to renew his lease, his landlord started a holdover proceeding to recover possession of the commercial space. After the Queens County Civil Court found in the owner's favor, ...
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A GUARANTY ONLY GOES SO FAR

After Lo-Ho LLC brought a nonpayment proceeding and was awarded $24,995.91 against its commercial tenant, the tenant's cousin and guarantor -- Santiago Batista -- was sued for all remaining lease ...
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LUCAS IN THE TIMES: RENT LIABILITY AFTER LEASE EXPIRES

Our partner, Lucas A. Ferrara, was quoted in the Real Estate Section of Sunday's New York Times. Here's the piece in its entirety: Rent Liability After a Lease Ends By Jay Romano I live in a ...
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HOW DOES A LEASE AFFECT A PROPERTY'S VALUE?

In 936 Second Ave. L.P. v. Second Corporate Dev. Co., Inc. , Second Corporate Development Co. (Second) leased three adjoining buildings -- with 22 rent-regulated apartments and four retail stores -- ...
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YOUR RENT IS GOING UP!

Last week, the New York City Rent Guidelines Board determined the permissible lease renewal increases for the City's regulated tenants. Here's an overview of their adopted guidelines: SUMMARY OF ...
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NO RENEWAL? BEGONE!

If your lease is about to expire and you live in a free market (unregulated) apartment, or if you're a tenant of a commercial space, it is always best to assume you will have to leave on the ...
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NYC RENT GUIDELINES BOARD RELEASES 2007/2008 RENT-INCREASE DATA

The NYC Rent Guidelines Board (RGB) establishes the permissible rent adjustments for the City's one million dwelling units subject to the Rent Stabilization Law. Each year, prior to releasing its ...
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APPRAISAL DELAY EXTENDS LEASE

Leases often contain options to renew. While the terms of these provisions differ significantly, they typically provide a time period within which certain actions must be taken. Failure to timely ...
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YOUR LEASE ENDS ON ....?

Leases can frequently be pretty complicated documents, with many provisions being downright confusing or incomprehensible, even to those of us with the requisite legal background and training. But of ...
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