After nearly two decades of living with leaks, cracks in the walls, windows that don't work, and other problems, tenants at 47-60 39th Place say their landlord is finally starting to make some repairs. But, they say, it's only because a judge ordered him to.
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Judge Orders Deadbeat Queens Landlord To Compensate Tenants
The Department of Housing Preservation and Development says the building has received more than 130 violations for leaks in the ceilings, vermin, and obstruction of fire escapes among other things.