The New York Residential Lease Agreement is a contract that covers the rights and obligations of a tenant who rents an apartment, condo or house in New York. Understanding New York`s rent laws and the limitations of what landlords can and cannot do is important to avoid conflicts and/or legal problems during the term of the tenancy. First, there is no limited amount for what can be charged for a deposit, there is no notification required before a landlord can enter a rent (although some sort of termination is made), and landlords can increase the rent without notice (as long as it is at the end of the rental period). A more detailed picture of leasing in New York can be found in Value`s Human Rights Guide. Notification required before entry: not covered by the state`s rental right. The standard communication from the owners is 24 (24) hours. These real estate forms are a fundamental “starting point” and should be used in conjunction with the comment, if any, and the councillor`s advice. They are not intended to replace legal aid. The actual transaction covered by a document may require a change to the real estate form. The following real estate forms are available for display and download in several formats: Authorized Deposit Withdrawals: Owners can make excerpts from the deposit for two (2) reasons: Restitution of bonds: No time required, set by the NY law.
However, owners should strive to return them within a reasonable time to avoid confrontations and reluctant measures. Residential Real Estate Contract (issued by the Real Property Law Committee of the Association and the New York Bar Association`s Real Property Law Section in 2000) Landlords can share tenants before rent increases. Maximum caution: No maximum set by state law. Version 2 – Apartment Lease (Real Estate Board of NY) Download: Adobe PDF, MS Word (.docx), Rich Text (.rtf).