Stony Point, NY asked in Landlord - Tenant for New York

Q: I have a manufactured home that I own and pay rent at a Mobile Home park. The landlord constructed the concrete slab

and he owns the land. The slab is cracking in several areas and my home is no longer level due to a cave in on the property. Is he responsible for the repairs that are needed? He also constructed a retaining wall that needs repairs.

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Steven Warren Smollens
Steven Warren Smollens
  • Landlord Tenant Lawyer
  • New York, NY
  • Licensed in New York

A: Dear Stony Point MHP Tenant:

Are there at least three manufactured homes on the same property? If so, your tenancy should be governed by Rent Stabilization.

Generally, the landlord is responsible for repairing foundations/slabs. Check out your lease for more information.

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