What is a Judgment?
A judgment is the the final decision of the judge. It is a determination of the rights and obligations of the parties. In a given lawsuit, a judgment may direct a dismissal of the lawsuit, order payment of a money amount or a direct one or more of the parties to do an act.
What can a Housing Court Judge can Order?
A Housing Court Judge can order: (1) payment of rent, (2) a tenant out of an apartment, (3) a tenant back in an apartment, (4) repairs, and (5) money due on counterclaims.