Landlord Can Eject Loft Tenant for Illegal Short-Term Sublets
LVT Number: #30832
Landlord sued rent-regulated tenant in a loft building designated as an interim multiple dwelling (IMD) and asked the court for a declaration that tenant illegally profited from and commercially exploited the loft through short-term sublets on Airbnb. Landlord also sought ejectment of the tenant from the premises. Despite tenant's opposition, landlord asked the court to decide the case without a trial.
Aurora Assoc., LLC v. Hennen: Index No. 154644/2015 (Sup. Ct. NY; 5/6/20; Bannon, J)