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Is it good to give condo board the right to evict a tenant

Port Ewen, NY |

Board is looking to amend bilaws to get permission to evict problem tenant

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Filed under: Condominiums
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If it is good for everyone , then yes. Do you want undesirable tenants as neighbors?

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The question is why do the by-laws need to be amended- normally, by-laws have built in provisions that address 'problem tenants'. This is a discussion that frankly, should be had with the condo board, and any such changes in the by-laws, if required, should be undertaken by the Board with the advice of retained counsel.

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If your neighbor was a true nuissance wouldn't you want the Board to get rid of him?

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If they do not already have that right, then YES absolutely.

I may be guessing or not licensed in your state. No atty/client relationship exists.