Landlord Didn't Prove Tenants Ran Illegal Hotel Through Airbnb Sublets
LVT Number: #30891
Landlord sued four tenants, claiming that their illegal rental of their apartments through Airbnb caused landlord to receive DOB violation notices. One tenant failed to respond and landlord asked the court for a default judgment, along with attorney's fees. The court ruled against landlord. Landlord failed to show that any of the tenants violated their leases.
W. End Estates LLC v. Gemignani: 2020 Y Slip Op 31777(U), NYLJ No. 1592185174 (Sup. Ct. NY; 6/4/20; Kotler, J)