Landlord Breached Warranty of Habitability
LVT Number: #28069
Landlord sued to evict tenant for nonpayment of rent. Tenant claimed breach of the warranty of habitability. Landlord claimed that tenant had a commercial lease. The court ruled for landlord. Tenant appealed, and the appeals court reversed. Landlord then appealed to a higher court and lost.
46 Warren LLC v. Lynch: 2017 NY Slip Op 08317, 2017 WL 5707497 (App. Div. 1 Dept.; 11/28/17; Richter, JP, Kapnick, Webber, Oing, Singh, JJ)