Tenant Claims Landlord's Visitor Policy Is Overly Restrictive
LVT Number: #29979
Landlord sued to evict tenant of state-funded supportive housing for people with psychiatric disability and substance abuse problems. Landlord claimed that tenant violated a substantial obligation of his tenancy and the building's visitor policy by allowing a visitor to reside in the apartment with him. Tenant claimed that his visitor didn't live with him in the apartment but that she frequently spent the night there. He always signed her name in the guest book when she visited.
OH 161st Street LLC v. Brooks: Index No. 028870/2018, 2019 NY Slip Op 29040 (Civ. Ct. Bronx; 2/19/19; Bacdayan, J)