Landlord can collect MCI increase from new tenant after J-51 offset ends #25775.

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Rent-stabilized tenant complained of rent overcharge. The DRA ruled for tenant and ordered landlord to refund $1,800, including interest. Among other things, the DRA disallowed an MCI increase for new tenant who wasn't advised that the increase would go into effect after a J-51 offset ended. Landlord appealed and won. There was no requirement that landlord give new tenant notice in her vacancy lease that a J-51 offset would expire and that tenant's rent would thereafter be subject to an MCI rent increase. Landlord's right to collect the offset upon...

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