A blockade by more than 200 people successfully halted the eviction of an 82-year-old woman in Bedford-Stuyvesant Aug. 19. The demonstrators….
The Pinnacle Group, one of the city’s most notorious predatory-equity landlords, has agreed to settle a class-action suit brought by….
Partidarios de Charas, centro de artes comunitario amenazadocon el desalojo, celebraron una vigilia frente de la alcaldía el 3 dediciembre,….
Charas Vigil Supporters of Charas, the Lower East Side community arts center facing eviction, held a candlelight vigil at City….
New York tenants will soon be able to learn what can happen when laws that protect tenants are weakened or….
About 30 people gathered June 2 in Boston to protest US Bank’s refusal to accept rent from people in foreclosed….
The Penn South housing complex in Chelsea, one of the largest nonprofit co-ops remaining in the city, voted overwhelmingly April….
A state appeals court has temporarily blocked the Bloomberg administration from cutting off rent subsidies to 15,000 formerly homeless people…..
The federal appeals court that covers nine western states has upheld a California town’s rent-control law, overturning a lower-court ruling….
A group of Brooklyn community organizations has launched a new effort to stop construction at the Atlantic Yards site. On….
Eighteen HIV/AIDS activists, including state Sen. Tom Duane, were arrested Nov. 9 when they blocked Broadway to protest Gov. David….
Two of Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s programs to reduce homelessness have been hit by scandals recently. In one, applicants were deliberately….
What happens when a city elects its rent guidelines board? In Berkeley, California, it means that a pro-tenant slate won….
Over 150 tenant-constituents of City Council Speaker Peter Vallone (D-Queens) picketed his district office in Astoria Feb. 24. Speaker Vallone….
A savvy tenant who telephoned a high-placed official in the state Office of Rent Administration last week at its Gertz….