Landlord Fined $22,500 for Transient Occupancy in Residential Building

LVT Number: #30223

DOB issued four violation notices to landlord concerning illegal conversion of a Class "A" multiple dwelling to transient use. The ALJ dismissed two of the violations, finding that they failed to set forth facts to support a transient use claim and failed to state what fire alarms were required or missing. The ALJ otherwise fined landlord $1,250 for the other two violations.

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DOB v. JR 180 Scholes LLC: ECB App. No. 1900230 (5/2/19) [4-pg. doc.]