Residential Real Estate Litigation

Mr. Alper has frequently represented residential landlords and tenants in both nonpayment eviction proceedings as well as holdover eviction proceedings.  The following proceedings are typical of the Firm's residential landlord/tenant advocacy:

  • Holdover Proceedings, including eviction proceedings pertaining to nonprimary residency, owner occupancy, illusory prime tenancy, illegal sublet and assignment, profiteering/rent gouging, nuisance, or breach of substantial obligation of tenancy


  • Nonpayment Proceedings


  • Article 7A Proceedings


  • HPD proceedings, based upon habitability issues


  • Rent Overcharge Proceedings