A supermajority makes a difference A supermajority makes a difference. Last November’s election expanded the Democratic majority in the New….
Westchester, Nassau, and Rockland counties voted for rent increases, allowing rent hikes ranging from 0.5 percent to 2 percent.
Housing advocates have mounted a serious campaign in the last several months to pressure the state Legislature to raise taxes….
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….
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A New York landlord attorney has been barred from practicing for three months for “using gender pejorative language” in an….
NY1 Investigation finds ‘routine’ denials of Section 8 vouchers Since 2008, New York City has prohibited landlords from discriminating against….
Community groups from Chinatown and the Lower East Side rallied on Jan. 18, calling on City Council Speaker Corey Johnson….