Apartment Improperly Deregulated in 2002 Was Rent Stabilized
LVT Number: #30929
Tenant asked the DHCR for a ruling on the rent-regulated status of her apartment. Tenant claimed that landlord had fraudulently deregulated the apartment. Landlord claimed that the apartment had been vacancy deregulated in 2002.
The DRA ruled for tenant and found that the apartment was subject to rent stabilization. The DRA also found that landlord failed to prove claimed costs for individual apartment improvements (IAIs).
536 E. 5th St. Equities: DHCR Adm. Rev. Docket No. HR410018RO (7/9/20) [5-pg. doc.]