1. The Laws of New York
  2. Consolidated Laws
  3. Real Property
  4. Article 7: Landlord and Tenant

Section 224 Attornment by tenant

Real Property (RPP)

The attornment of a tenant to a stranger is absolutely void and does not in any way affect the possession of the landlord unless made either:

  1. With the consent of the landlord; or,

  2. Pursuant to or in consequence of a judgment, order, or decree of a court of competent jurisdiction; or

  3. To a purchaser at foreclosure sale.