Tenant Who Claims Fraud Can Get Pre-Base Date Document Production
LVT Number: #28066
Landlord sued to evict tenant for nonpayment of rent. Tenant claimed that her apartment had been improperly deregulated from rent stabilization and that landlord was overcharging her. The court granted tenant's request for pretrial questioning and document production. Tenant disputed landlord's claim that it spent $20,800 on individual apartment improvements (IAIs) before she moved in.
MN Baldwin Isham LLC v. Carpenter: Index No. 86772/2015, NYLJ No. 1202801006656 (Civ. Ct. NY; 9/22/17; Asforis, J)