Rent-Stabilized Tenant's Former Life Partner Gets Apartment
LVT Number: #28668
Landlord sued to evict rent-stabilized tenant and immediate family members based on tenant's nonprimary residence. In response, an apartment occupant claimed succession rights. The court ruled for the occupant after trial, finding that she was a family member who lived in the apartment with tenant for at least two years before he moved out in 2006.
Westchester Plaza Holdings, LLC v. Boyd: 60 Misc.3d 1230(A), 2018 NY Slip Op 51273(U) (City Ct. Mt. Vernon; 9/7/18; Seiden, J)