Tenant's Sister-in-Law Gets Apartment as Nontraditional Family Member
LVT Number: #30830
Landlord sued to evict the sister-in-law of rent-stabilized tenant after tenant died. The sister-in-law claimed succession rights. The trial court ruled in her favor, finding that she was a nontraditional family member who lived with tenant for at least two years before tenant died.
1035 Wash. Realty LLC v. Weston: Index No. 2018-1443KC, 2020 NY Slip Op 50629(U)(App. T. 2 Dept.; 5/29/20; Weston, JP, Elliot, Siegal, JJ)