Google Search

TenantNet Forum Archives 1996-2002
Posting and Replies are disabled in all Archives
TenantNet Forum | TenantNet Forum Archives Index

Late Charge and Bounced Check Charge

Posted by Christine Stiffler on July 29, 2000 at 16:47:31:

I live in a rent stabilized apartment in Manhattan. Last month, my rent payment bounced and by the time it was re-deposited and cleared, it was late. Now my landlord is charging me $25.00 for the bounced check and $25.00 because the payment was late. Does he have the right to do that? Are there any guidelines as to the maximum he can charge me for late payments and bounced checks? Fifty dollars just seems like a big fee for one mistake. Chris

Follow Ups:

Note: Posting is disabled in all archives
Post a Followup

Name    : 
E-Mail  : 
Subject : 
Comments: Optional Link URL: Link Title: Optional Image URL:


TenantNet Home | TenantNet Forum | New York Tenant Information | Contact Us
DHCR Information | DHCR Decisions | Housing Court Decisions | New York Rent Laws |

Subscribe to our Mailing List!
Your Email      Full Name