New York Law Journal: Realty Law Digest

April 2016

Scott Mollen analyzed the following cases in his weekly Realty Law Digest column in the New York Law Journal (subscription required):

  • April 27, 2016Lafayette Boynton v. Pickett,” where the court upheld a decision to return a disabled tenant to his apartment after the execution of a warrant for eviction.

  • April 20, 2016 "BDS Associates v. QI Song Lin," which dealt with the issue of primary residence, and "NRI Group v. Crawford," where a landlord was barred from harassing "three-quarter house" tenants.

  • April 13, 2016 'MB Property Group v. Church & Swan Properties,' where a real estate broker provided sufficient proof of an implied agreement, allowing him to receive a commission.

  • April 6, 2016 'Gomez v. Rossrock,' a landlord-tenant case where the tenants fraudulent overcharge claim was dismissed, and '385 Bayview v. Warren,' a holdover proceeding where it was found that the landlord did not waive the holdover petition by accepting rent between the time of the service of the notice of termination and service of the petition.