Housing advocates have mounted a serious campaign in the last several months to pressure the state Legislature to raise taxes….
Cuatro meses antes de la elección primaria demócrata del 22 de junio, en el Foro de la Alcaldía sobre los….
Democratic primary candidates expressed a consensus that the next mayor needs to do more to address tenant issues.
Community advocates argue that the plan is a giveaway to commercial landlords that will not deliver on the residential diversity its proponents are promising.
“We, the tenants of 387 East 138th Street in the South Bronx, demand that Sam Applegrad return Maricela Catalan and her family to their home. They were illegally evicted.”
Tenants in a group of Upper Manhattan buildings owned by Barberry Rose Management Company demanded that the landlord make repairs and provide adequate heat and hot water, instead of trying to impose rent increases.
New York State and city human-rights laws prohibit landlords from refusing to rent to someone based on “source of income….