Some of the basic laws that regulate the relationship between landlords and tenants in New York involve the habitability of the space, the amount of rent landlords can charge, and the tenant's rights to sue or withhold r... More » Business & Finance Real Estate

Some basic laws in the Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act are that the landlord is not able to take away personal items of the tenant to take care of rent costs, that the landlord can't retaliate against tenants... More » Business & Finance Real Estate

Tenant complaints are handled differently based on the landlord-tenant rights of a given location but, generally, a rental agreement will outline protocol for how a landlord will handle tenant complaints. Common complain... More » Business & Finance Real Estate
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