DHCR Upholds Rent Paid at Time of Foreclosure Sale

October 13, 2013    

Landlord asked the DHCR to determine the legal rent of tenant's apartment after purchasing the building in a foreclosure sale. Landlord acknowledged receiving a rent ledger listing tenant's monthly rent as $...

Landlord Showed No Proof of Amount of Rent Claimed Due

March 13, 2013    

Landlord sued to evict tenant for nonpayment of rent, claiming that tenant owed $700 for July 2010 and $800 for August 2010. Landlord claimed that tenant was rent stabilized. Tenant asked the court to dismiss the...

Subtenant Claims Illusory Tenancy

March 1, 2008