Tenant has things like umbrellas and a folded shopping cart locked to the porch. Left a note on the door for them to remove it but they refuse. As the landlord, can I remove and dispose of these items in New York? They are on the porch which is a common area.
No. Your remedies are in Housing Court. Follow the lease. Serve a notice to Cure, follow with a termination notice if the tenant did not remove the property stored outside of the apartment. Go to court if necessary.
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