New York Consolidated Laws, Estates, Powers and Trusts Law - EPT § 6-2.1 Estates in severalty, joint tenancy, tenancy by the entirety and in common

Estates as to the number of persons owning an interest therein are classified as follows:

(1) In severalty.

(2) Joint tenancy.

(3) Tenancy in common.

(4) Only as to real property and, on and after January first, nineteen hundred ninety-six, as to the shares of stock of a cooperative apartment corporation allocated to an apartment or unit together with the appurtenant proprietary lease, tenancy by the entirety.

FindLaw Codes are provided courtesy of Thomson Reuters Westlaw, the industry-leading online legal research system. For more detailed codes research information, including annotations and citations, please visit Westlaw.

FindLaw Codes may not reflect the most recent version of the law in your jurisdiction. Please verify the status of the code you are researching with the state legislature or via Westlaw before relying on it for your legal needs.