Lease Termination Notice to Disabled Tenant Fatally Defective
LVT Number: #30039
Landlord sued to evict HUD Section 8 tenant for breaching his lease. Landlord claimed that tenant engaged in a pattern of conduct that adversely affected the health and safety of other building residents. This included causing repeated instances of flooding into apartments below and refusing to give landlord access to make repairs. Tenant claimed that landlord's termination notice was defective and asked the court to dismiss the case.
2013 Amsterdam Avenue Housing Association, LP v. King: Index No. 570117/18, 2019 NY Slip Op 29074 (App. T. 1 Dept.; 3/22/19; Ling-Cohan, JP, Gonzalez, Cooper, JJ)