Landlord-Tenant Law

Representation for Landlords and Tenants in New York

Whether you’re a landlord struggling with a non-paying tenant or you need help protecting your rights as a tenant, the team at Drucker & Mattia, PLLC is ready to help you. This area of law is carefully guided by highly detailed, dynamic statutes, and proper adherence to local regulations is essential. 

Housing Stability and Tenant Protection Act

The Housing Stability and Tenant Protection Act of 2019 added a long list of regulations that landlords must follow while renting out units. To avoid unnecessary fines and lawsuits, it’s crucial to work with an attorney with extensive experience in New York rental laws. Our team is well-versed in New York laws governing landlords’ rights and responsibilities, and we’re ready to guide you through the rental process.

We can help you navigate every step, from drafting enforceable lease agreements to evicting tenants when necessary. 

Tenant Rights

New York law strives to protect tenants from landlords who refuse to make necessary repairs, try to raise rent beyond what’s legally permitted, and otherwise neglect their duties as a landlord. If your landlord is abusing your rights as a tenant, our thorough understanding of rental laws may help you stay in your home and prevent retaliation.

Commercial and Residential Leases

Our team is ready to help you draft, review, or edit your commercial or residential lease. Whether you need to draft a commercial or residential lease, we can help you adhere to legal regulations and draw up a contract that protects your rights and best interests.

Get help with your landlord-tenant dispute now—contact us to schedule a consultation to discuss the details of your case.