Triple Damages on Overcharge Reduced Based on Regina Case
LVT Number: #30972
Rent-stabilized tenant complained of rent overcharge in 2017. The DRA ruled for tenant in September 2019 and applied a six-year base date to the complaint based on HSTPA changes to the Rent Stabilization Law provisions on rent overcharge. The DRA directed landlord to refund $15,994, including triple damages beginning six years before the complaint was filed.
288-295 Maple Holding LLC: DHCR Adm. Rev. Docket No. IS210064RK (8/26/20) [4-pg. doc.]