Six-Year Rule Applied to Overcharge Claim Pending When HSTPA Took Effect

LVT Number: #30630

Landlord condominium unit owner sued to evict tenant from the unit. Tenant claimed that he was rent stabilized because the building received J-51 tax benefits and that he had been overcharged. The court ruled for tenant. Tenant later asked the court to reconsider his claim based on the amendment of the rent stabilization law by the Housing Stability and Tenant Protection Act of 2019 (HSTPA).

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Cenpark Realty LLC v. Appelbaum: Index No. 152938/2014, 2020 NY Slip Op 30023(U) (Sup. Ct. NY; 1/6/20; Kennedy, J)