Archive for December 2019
What is a Partition Action?
If you co-own a property with others you have to be careful, because there’s a legal action your co-owners can use to force you to sell it. It’s called a partition action. Co-ownership happens in a number of common circumstances. Multiple siblings inherit a property together. Divorce leaves two ex-spouses in control of a property.…Read More
When Does a Landlord’s Behavior Become Tenant Harassment?
Long Island has strict laws governing the interactions between landlord and tenant. In fact, taking certain actions against your tenant can even result in felony or misdemeanor charges. More often, it results in civil penalties. Either way, they’re penalties you don’t want to face. Some of the things which count as harassment may surprise you.…Read More