Lincoln Property Application and Lock Change Fees Settlement

Lincoln Property Company, Salem Station, LLC, and Lincoln Apartment Management, LP are settling a class action about properties they own and manage in Massachusetts. The complaint alleged the companies violated Massachusetts law by charging fees for applications and for changing locks on apartment doors.  Read more

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NRP North Carolina Rentals Collection Letters and Eviction Settlement

The NRP Group, LLC, NRP Management, LLC, NRP North Carolina, LLC, NRP Partners, LLC, NRP Alston Village, LLC (Falls Pointe at the Park), and NRP Alston Management, LLC are settling a class action alleging they violated the North Carolina Residential Rental Agreements Act, among other state laws. The complaint alleged that the companies unlawfully either  Read more

Hartford Relocation Assistance Settlement

The City of Hartford, Connecticut has agreed to settle a class action on behalf of tenants in the city who were forced to move because their buildings were condemned as part of a City Housing Code enforcement. Individuals displaced in this way are “displaced persons” under the Uniform Relocation Assistance Act (URAA) and are entitled  Read more

Steven Croman Rent-Controlled and Rent-Stabilized Tenants Settlement

This settlement resolves a lawsuit against Steven Croman and his associated real estate companies brought by the New York Attorney General’s Office because of actions against rent-controlled and rent-stabilized tenants. The complaint alleged that the defendants harassed tenants and committed fraud and other unlawful practices, such as filing baseless lawsuits against tenants, serving tenants with  Read more

Harcourt Hotel San Francisco Tenants’ Rights Settlement

The Harcourt Hotel is settling a class action alleging that it forced tenants to move, change rooms, or check out and reregister in order to prevent them from obtaining tenants’ rights. In addition, the lawsuit claimed that tenants should have been pair relocation fees when they were forced to move or change rooms.   Read more