HSTPA Limitations on Owner Occupancy Claim Can't Be Applied Retroactively
LVT Number: #31281
Landlord sued to evict rent-stabilized tenant, in order to recover tenant's apartment for owner occupancy. The trial court ruled for landlord in 2018. Tenant appealed and won, based on changes in the Rent Stabilization Law made by HSTPA effective June 14, 2019.