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Nys landlord tenant issue. my husband went to a house we

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nys landlord tenant issue. my husband went to a house we owned and had to show worker shut off water valve in basement. he went into room with tenant and
the room had a strong odor and there was a bed in it. we made it clear no one is allowed in basement. he told them it smelled like pot, I believe he was wrong and we just said we would come back in one week to inspect basement. if there still
is a lingering smell or evidence someone is in basement how often are we
allowed to make inspection. it is a month to month agreement. if we we need
to get them out right away is there another course of action aside from from a 30 day notice
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Landlord-Tenant
Expert:  Ely replied 10 months ago.

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I am sorry to hear about this situation. Please tell me what state this is in? Thank you. Also, if the lease specifically disallows the tenant to go to the basement, or, if the basement is not part of the lease, etc?

Expert:  Ely replied 9 months ago.
Hello! Just touching base to see if you still needed an answer and if you could reply to my query. Thanks!