New York Security Deposit Limits and Deadlines
A breakdown of New York landlord-tenant laws on security deposits.
Filing a Security Deposit Lawsuit in New York Small Claims Court
Here’s an overview of the steps involved with filing a security deposit lawsuit in New York.
Tenant's Right to Break a Rental Lease in New York
Learn when and how tenants may legally break a lease in New York and how to limit liability for rent through the end of the lease term.
New York Required Landlord Disclosures
Learn about the disclosures that landlords in New York must provide tenants, usually in the lease or rental agreement.
New York State Laws Affecting Tenants in Domestic Violence Situations
Here are New York rules protecting tenants who are victims of domestic violence.
New York Tenant Rights to Withhold Rent or “Repair and Deduct”
Find out when and how to pay less rent in New York when your landlord fails to fix major problems in your rental unit.
New York Termination for Nonpayment of Rent and Other Rent Rules
Learn about New York rent rules, including rent stabilization and rent control.
Illegal Eviction Procedures in New York
New York landlords must follow specific rules and procedures when evicting a tenant
Suing a Cotenant in New York Small Claims Court for Unpaid Rent
Learn the basics of filing a small claims lawsuit if your roommate isn't paying rent.