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What is a Constructive Eviction?

A constructive eviction occurs when an apartment’s living conditions force you out. Keep reading to learn more about your rights as a renter. Read More

What Are a Landlord’s Responsibilities After a Fire?

A fire can damage your property and your business as a whole. Read more to learn what to do after a fire in your rental property. Read More

Mistakes to Avoid as a First-Time Renter in NYC

If you’re a first-time renter in NYC, there’s a lot to watch out for. Here, we break down some of the most common mistakes you’ll want to avoid. Read More

What is the NYC Heat Law?

NYC can be brutal in the winter months, but as a renter, you’re legally entitled to heat. Read more to learn about what the NYC heat law means for you. Read More

10 Lease Provisions That Can Protect Your Business

Early lease termination clauses and other lease provisions can protect you as a landlord. Keep reading to learn more about what to include in your leases. Read More

What are Rent Concessions?

Landlords use rent concessions to incentivize potential tenants to rent their units. Keep reading to learn more about rent concessions in New York City. Read More

How to Run a Background Check for Evictions

When you’re screening potential tenants, you’ll want to run a background check for evictions. Keep reading to learn how to run an eviction background check. Read More

What to do When Your Property is Abandoned by a Tenant

Abandoned property is at risk of fire, pests, and leaks. Read more to learn what to do if you believe a tenant has abandoned their property in NYC. Read More

Can Landlords Require Renters Insurance? What to Know in NYC

Renters insurance protects both tenants and landlords. But can landlords require it? Read more to find out. Read More

What is the NYC Warranty of Habitability?

The NYC warranty of habitability entitles tenants to safe, clean housing. Read more to learn what to do if your landlord breaches their obligations. Read More

What is the NYC Security Deposit Law?

Security deposits tie up a significant amount of your money. Read more to learn what to expect and how to ensure you get your full deposit back. Read More

Is it Illegal to Rent a Room in Your Apartment in NYC?

Renting a room in your NYC apartment can help lower your monthly expenses. But is it legal? Read more to learn about renting a room in your apartment. Read More

If My Apartment Has Bed Bugs, What Are My Rights?

If your NYC apartment has bed bugs, they need to be treated by professionals. Read more to learn about your rights and your landlord’s responsibilities. Read More

Tips for First-Time Landlords - Get the Most From Your Property

If your property falls into disrepair or is damaged, your profits could suffer. Check out these tips to learn how to get the most out of your assets. Read More

What Causes Tenant Turnover and How to Reduce It

Vacancy is a fact of renting properties, but too much will eat into your profits. Read more to learn what causes turnover and what you can do to reduce it. Read More

How NYC Apartment Applications Can Improve Tenant Relationships

Your apartment application is one of the first interactions tenants have with your business. Try these tips to start the relationship on the right foot. Read More

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