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THE GOOD NEPHEW

After his relative passed away, the New York State Division of Housing and Community Renewal awarded Jerome C. succession rights to his aunt’s rent-controlled apartment. When the landlord ...
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WASN'T GOING TO GRANDMOTHER'S HOUSE?

After the New York City Housing Authority denied Melissa M.’s request to succeed her late grandmother’s tenancy rights, she sought relief from the New York County Supreme Court -- which ...
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NOT SO MINOR

Norma R. lived with her mother in a Mitchell-Lama building. Before reaching the age of 18, Norma was issued shares in the housing corporation as a “joint owner with right of survivorship.” ...
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ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE

For some eight years prior to her death, Oliver Williams lived with “Ms. Singer,” a rent-controlled tenant. When the landlord later filed a holdover to evict Mr. Williams, the New York ...
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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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NEW MITCHELL-LAMA RULES

HPD Adopts Amendments to Mitchell-Lama Rules HPD adopted amendments to the rules governing Mitchell-Lama housing, such as this building in Manhattan. Image credit: NYC.gov New rules address ...
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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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DOWNS WENT UP

Believing that she wasn't entitled to remain in her dead grandmother's subsidized apartment under New York State's "succession" laws, Lenoxville Associates filed a holdover ...
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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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LET THE GAMES BEGIN

In response to a licensee holdover proceeding that was filed against her, Dematra Ondrias presented a letter which she believed established the existence of a tenancy relationship and reinforced her ...
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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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ON WHETHER A SUBTENANT HAS REGULATED RIGHTS

This past weekend, Jonathan H. Newman responded to a New York Times reader's question: Q & A By JAY ROMANO Must a Subtenant Move? Q I have sublet a rent-stabilized apartment in Lower Manhattan ...
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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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NANNY STATE?

When Mikhail Bashmet's request to move into his deceased grandmother's apartment was denied by the New York City Housing Authority, he filed an administrative appeal with the New York County Supreme ...
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SUCCESSION AND MARRIAGE EQUALITY

Succession Rights & the Marriage Equality Act Thursday, April 12, 2012, 6 - 9 pm House of the Association, 42 West 44 th Street Registration This program is free, however registration is ...
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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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HOW TO--

Because he continued to live in a stabilized apartment after the death of the tenant-of-record, Ennismore Apartments filed a holdover proceeding to have Allan Gruet evicted. Although a succession ...
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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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HIS MOTHER'S SON

After his mother's death, Bertrand Girigorie claimed he had "succession rights" to her apartment. But the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) didn't agree, because ...
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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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JARRED IN THE TIMES: ON SUCCESSION

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: Partner's Rights to Rent-Regulated Unit ...
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