Rent control in Boston began in 1968, when exceptional pressures on the rental housing market prompted the city to enact….
In a sneak attack on the tenant movement’s legislative strategy, City Council Speaker Peter Vallone on February 21 rejected Manhattan….
Protesting what Met Council’s Scott Sommer called “an attack from all levels of government on the laws that keep roofs….
On February 20, the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) released a summary of the initial….
Rudy Giuliani’s ruthless real-estate regime has struck the Lower East Side once again. Claiming that the building was in imminent….
The Jewish Theological Seminary is still trying to evict 22 rent-stabilized families from 515 and 521 West 122nd St. Two….
As Tenant goes to press, state Comptroller H. Carl McCall has issued an audit of the processing of overcharge cases….
Tenants in public housing are facing two major threats this year. The first threat is from their landlord, the New….
Governor Pataki’s Division of Housing and Community Renewal has found a way to curb tenants from filing complaints of a….
Over 150 tenant-constituents of City Council Speaker Peter Vallone (D-Queens) picketed his district office in Astoria Feb. 24. Speaker Vallone….