Tenant Law Podcast

Welcome to the Tenant Law Podcast, where we talk about new, interesting, and/or important legal cases affecting New York City tenants. Listen on Apple, Spotify, Youtube. There are also a bunch of great blog posts on this page of tenant questions and Tenant Learning Platform instructor’s answers.

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Can I lose my Rent Stabilized apartment because I was away caring for a sick relative?

Nov 30, 2023

In Episode 19 we discuss the many factors that go into a court deciding whether an apartment is a Rent Stabilized tenant’s primary residence, focusing particularly on what happens when you need to leave town for a long time to take care of a sick relative.

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Relevant Statute: Rent Stabilization Code § 2520.6(u)

Interesting Case: Lance Realty Co. v Fefferma

Tenant Law Podcast Booklet: “How to Protect Your Rent Stabilized Apartment from a Non-Primary Residence Claim”

Tenant Law Podcast Website


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