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    • NY Renters Denied Housing Due to Criminal History

      In the state of New York and all throughout the United States there are hundreds of thousands of people being denied public housing because they have a previous criminal conviction on their record. ...

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    • NYC Woman Evicted Because of Cancer

      A New York woman has filed a discrimination lawsuit against her former landlord on the grounds that she was evicted because of her cancer. H.K. stated that she has spent two years in and out of ...

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    • Kinship Hearings: Establishing a Family Relationship to Settle an Estate

      If a person passes away without leaving a valid will, they are said to have died intestate, and the state must determine how to administer the individual’s property. Generally, the assets are ...

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    • Marshal Eviction Notice and Emergency Order to Show Cause

      Anthony found an eviction notice taped on his door and he believes that he has a few days to respond, but he just learned today that his eviction is scheduled for tomorrow. What should Anthony do? ...

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    • Hoarders

      Thomas, 72 years old, lives in a rent-stabilized apartment. Thomas' neighbors complained to the landlord about the foul order emanating from Thomas' apartment. Thomas appears malnourished, he has ...

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    • How Can a Holdover Case Be Used to Evict a Rent-Compliant Tenant?

      One of your many rights as a landlord includes your right to evict a tenant. While most of the time a nonpayment dispute will be the source of your reasoning behind wanting to evict someone, such ...

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    • The New "Elderly" Care

      Rose tells Senior Care Nursing Home that her "Aunt" Sally is a patient at their facility, she is Sally's closest living relative, and she would like to relocate Sally to Texas to live with her. Sally ...

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    • Understanding Guardianship

      Guardianship is not a commonly touched-upon legal subject. Often times, people are faced in urgent situations where guardianship is their only option in ensuring that their loved ones ' personal and ...

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    • Updated Broken Promises

      “Forget about it”—The Landlord told me not to worry about the money for the rest of the lease Maggie has three months remaining on her lease. Maggie informs Tony, her landlord that her company is ...

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    • Marshal Eviction Notice and Emergency Order to Show Cause

      Anthony found an eviction notice taped on his door and he believes that he has a few days to respond, but he just learned today that his eviction is scheduled for tomorrow. What should Anthony do? ...

      Read More
    • Hoarders

      Thomas, 72 years old, lives in a rent-stabilized apartment. Thomas' neighbors complained to the landlord about the foul order emanating from Thomas' apartment. Thomas appears malnourished, he has ...

      Read More
    • How Can a Holdover Case Be Used to Evict a Rent-Compliant Tenant?

      One of your many rights as a landlord includes your right to evict a tenant. While most of the time a nonpayment dispute will be the source of your reasoning behind wanting to evict someone, such ...

      Read More
    • The Welcome Mat Part 3: From Rags to Riches

      Bob has six months remaining on his lease with his landlord and he lives in a one bedroom apartment. Bob gets an email from his old college buddy, Dave, stating that he is starting a new job in New ...

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    • The Switch Game - Lights On, Lights Off

      Tom has been threatening to turn off Sally, his tenants' electricity for weeks due to her nonpayment of rent. Tom decided to take matters into his own hands today and he shut off Sally's electricity ...

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    • Succession Rights: 101: What are succession rights?

      A succession right is a person who has a right to become the tenant of record after the prior tenant of record either permanently leaves the apartment or dies. The law permits persons to claim ...

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