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In addition to a credit check—and especially if a credit history is somewhat spotty--many landlords or property managers of NYC rental apartments will also run a Housing Court Check on prospective tenants, at said prospects expense. If you've ever been evicted, or sued for unpaid rent, or had problems with prior landlords, this is where it'll turn up.