Decisions of Interest

Important Recent Developments in Housing Court Litigation

*click on any of the links below to open full case history & decision*


Decisions & Case Law:

Case Law:

Succession Rights:

Rent Control:

Warrant of Habitability:

Stipulation Errors/Attorney Authority:

Eviction of a Terminated Superintendent:

Constructive Eviction:

Tenant Rights to Attorneys' Fees:

Short Term Rental of Rooms:


Lease Violations:

Nonmilitary Affidavits:

Post-Eviction Rent Collection:

Rent Demand Defect/Amendments 

Proper Notice of Under Tenant/Occupant/Licensee

Lease Renewal Effect on Judgments

Non-Primary Residency


Eviction of Under Tenants

Non-Ownership as a Defense

Williams Consent Decree

Ownership Transfer/Vacation of Premises