How can I evict a sibling from my apartment?
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Generally there is no available landlord and tenant proceeding to evict a family member who never paid rent to live with you in the apartment. You may try to use a Licensee proceeding. Something similar to a Roommate Eviction lawsuit. See: https://www.nycourts.gov/courts/nyc/housing/roommate_diy.shtml
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Alan J. Goldberg, Esq. is an attorney with over 25 years of experience in representing tenants in life changing multi million dollar buy out situations and defending all types of eviction proceedings. He aggressively defends Non Payment, Holdover and Ejectment eviction proceedings and actions and affirmatively asserts defenses and counterclaims. All answers herein are for general and informational purposes only. The answer to a question is not legal advice and does not establish an attorney-client relationship.