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Residential Tenant Landlord

Helping You Resolve Residential Landlord Tenant Disputes

Unfortunately, whenever rental property is involved, disagreements happen between the landlord and the tenant.  Sometimes, the responsibility lies on one side, but other times, both parties have responsibility for the difficulties involved in the matter.

Even matters that seem very simple result in a large amount of legal complication.  If you are a landlord, you may be facing issues such as:

  • A tenant who violated the terms of the lease
  • Tenants paying rent late, wrong amounts, or not paying rent at all
  • Property damage caused by tenants
  • Eviction
  • Matters involving security deposits

Our New York Landlord Tenant Lawyers Protect Your Rights

Even though landlord tenant law is designed primarily to protect the tenant, each tenant lawyer New York of ours has over 30 years of experience protecting the rights of landlords.  If you are facing a difficult situation with your tenants, contact Schiller Law Group online for help, or call 1-877-369-8490.

Advocating for the Rights of Tenants Too

However, while tenants do cause some problems when involved in difficult situations with landlords, sometimes landlords are at fault too.  Common difficulties caused by landlords include:

  • Security deposit disputes
  • Breach of the warranty of habitability
  • Illegal lease provisions
  • Unlawful evictions
  • Rent overcharges
  • Landlord failing to make obligated repairs
  • Subletting issues

The highest court in the state of New York has described landlord tenant law as “an impenetrable thicket confusing not only to lay people, but to lawyers.”

To navigate the complexities of landlord tenant law, you need the help of an experienced tenant lawyer New York.  At Schiller Law Group, we have more than 30 years of experience serving both landlords and tenants. 

If you are a tenant, think of the advantage we have by knowing both sides of the law well.  It gives a much higher chance of helping you successfully resolve the dispute you have with your landlord.  Contact us online for help resolving your dispute with your landlord, or call 1-877-369-8490.

Common Disputes our New York Landlord Tenant Lawyers Experience

Even though residential landlord tenant law is complex, we encounter a number of the same issues repeatedly.  Some of the most common types of eviction suits we encounter include:

  • Non-Payment Disputes – This kind of proceeding happens when a tenant fails to pay rent according to the original agreement.  In most cases, the landlord has provided numerous warnings to the tenant.  If the tenant is at fault but pays rent prior to the court date, the court will dismiss the case.
  • Holdover Disputes – If non-payment is not the reason for the eviction, or if there is no written agreement, or if the lease term hasn’t yet expired, holdover proceedings occur.  This type of eviction gives the tenant no room to pay back the rent.  Even if he or she is able, it is still likely the tenant can be removed from the premises. 

Schiller Law Group’s Landlord Tenant Lawyers Help You Achieve a Just Legal Outcome

Whether you are a landlord or a tenant, each experienced tenant lawyer New York at our firm can help you receive a fair legal outcome.  Just contact us online, or call 1-877-369-8490 to get the personalized attention you need. 

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