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New New York Landlord / Tenant Legal Questions & Answers

Early lease termination offer

If you violated the terms of the agreement by not getting the money to …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 26 days ago

Foreclosure and eviction

You need to repost your question with more facts, such as why you were …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 28 days ago

If a tenant moved without notice before their lease ended but left the keys and paid rent, did they legally abandon the property?

Leaving the keys and removing all their belongings would generally be considered sufficient evidence …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Tell me about escrow.

A "good faith deposit" is not a security deposit: it is not a deposit …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 months ago