Co-op Tenant Must Permit Landlord to Repair Leak from His Apartment

April 26, 2024    

Landlord co-operative corporation sued shareholder tenant to obtain access to make repairs. Landlord claimed that there was a leak in a pipe under the floor of and behind the wall of tenant's bedroom. The ceiling...

Landlord Claims Tenant Refused Access for Repairs

November 23, 2022    

Landlord sued to evict tenant, claiming that he violated a substantial obligation of his tenancy by refusing to provide access to inspect, make repairs, and correct violations. Landlord sent tenant a Notice to Cure...

Apartment Access Not Needed to Abate Discolored Water Flowing from Bathtub

February 18, 2022    

Tenant brought an HP action against landlord, seeking a court order to correct violations. Access dates were selected in court so that landlord could correct a violation issued to abate a nuisance caused by...

Tenant Repeatedly Refused Access to Landlord

September 28, 2017    

(Decision submitted by Paul Gruber, Esq. of the Manhattan law firm of Borah, Goldstein, Altschuler, Nahins & Goidel, P.C., attorneys for the landlord.)

Landlord Doesn't Prove Tenant Didn't Provide Access

July 27, 2017    

Landlord sued to evict rent-stabilized tenant for failing to provide access to an exterminator on four dates in April 2016, and failing to cure this condition by July 15, 2016. Landlord claimed that tenant failed to...

Tenant Refused Access for Alteration Work Not Authorized by DOB

March 23, 2016    

Landlord sued to evict rent-stabilized tenant for failing to provide access to her apartment so that landlord could make necessary alterations. Landlord claimed that it needed to remove certain windows that opened...