Tenants in single-room occupancy hotels have the right to meet in common areas of the building, a state Civil Court….
With more than 7,000 homeowners there foreclosed so far this year, Massachusetts has enacted a law to protect renters in….
Rent-stabilized tenants in New York’s suburbs will be facing smaller rent increases than city residents will next year. Westchester County’s….
Pedro Espada, the former Bronx state senator whose party-switching scheme sabotaged the reform of rent laws in 2009, was convicted….
Urging Albany to pass a bill that would end the Maximum Base Rent system and give rent-controlled tenants the same….
A state appeals court has held that Independence Plaza North is not subject to rent stabilization even though its landlord received….
Three legal groups filed a federal class-action suit March 28 against the New York Police Department’s “Operation Clean Halls” patrols….
The City Council voted Mar. 15 to extend the Rent Stabilization Law until April 1, 2015. The vote was 48-3…..
Tenant activists in Bayonne, New Jersey again came up short last month when they tried to get the city’s vacancy-decontrol….
Saying it would “perpetuate segregation,” State Supreme Court Justice Emily Jane Goodman issued a temporary injunction Jan. 4 halting the….
El movimiento Ocupa se extendió el 6 de diciembre hacia el área de East New York en Brooklyn, cuando alrededor….
The Occupy movement expanded to the East New York section of Brooklyn on Dec. 6, when about 400 demonstrators marched….
Chanting, “We are the 99 percent,” more than 2,000 people marched to One Police Plaza Sept. 30 to protest police….
Coreando “Somos el 99 por ciento”, más de 2,000 personas marcharon hacia One Police Plaza el 30 de septiembre para….
When the federal government called for public comments on foreclosed housing held by taxpayer-financed corporations, 50 housing activists in Boston….