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My condominium did not adhere to fire code according to the fire dept. Can i sue the building for uninsured damages and living

New York, NY |

expenses because property was damaged from the fire

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  1. Dear New York Condo Owner:

    It is a condominium. All the unit owners are in this together. Each owner maintains insurance for his or her own property.

    File a claim as there is no law that prevents you from doing so, but consult an attorney to determine your claims.

    The answer provided to you is in the nature of general information. The general proposition being that you should try to avoid a bad outcome if you can.


  2. More information is needed.

    The above answer, and any follow up comments or emails is for informational purposes only and not meant as legal advice.

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