Court Freezes Legal Rent at Last Reliable Registered Rent
LVT Number: #30372
Landlord sued to evict rent-stabilized tenant for nonpayment of rent. Tenant claimed rent overcharge. The court ruled for tenant and later calculated the amount of the overcharge by applying the June 2019 amendments to the Rent Stabilization Law under the Housing Stability and Tenant Protection Act (HSTPA).
Gold Rivka 2 LLC v. Rodriguez: 64 Misc.3d 1228(A), 2019 NY Slip Op 51341(U) (Civ. Ct. Bronx; 8/13/19; Bacdayan, J)