In an online meeting June 17, the city Rent Guidelines Board voted 6-3 to freeze rents for one year and….
If you are going on rent strike text: “Rent Strike” to 646-542-1920 What If the Governor doesn’t #CancelRent? It’s important….
Opposition Grows to Return of ‘Business as Usual’ When They Reopen Evictions in New York are currently on hold through….
The tenant movement suffered an enormous loss when Tom Waters died April 4, apparently from the COVID-19 virus. A leading….
Since the Housing Stability and Tenant Protection Act was enacted in June 2019, some New York City landlords have dropped….
With hundreds of thousands of New Yorkers unable to pay rent after being forced out of work by the coronavirus….
The Rent Guidelines Board is proposing a one-year rent freeze for the city’s 900,000-odd rent-stabilized apartments. At its preliminary-guidelines meeting….
Residents of two chronically ill-maintained South Bronx buildings rallied Apr. 1, calling on Gov. Andrew Cuomo to give tenants a….
Scores of Chinatown residents and supporters marched from Cherry Street to City Hall Jan. 20 to demand that the city….
Take Message to Gracie Mansion Feb. 26 On February 26, Met Council and other members of the Rent Justice Coalition….
This past December 15, Bronx housing activist and educator Carmen Vega-Rivera transitioned from her mortal life into her post-mortal existence….
In what Inwood housing organizers called a major victory, a state Supreme Court judge on Dec. 19 voided the de….
Tenants are back for more! In the aftermath of the Housing Stability and Tenant Protection Act of 2019, the greatest….
Radio station WBAI (99.5 FM and wbai.org), which broadcasts Met Council’s weekly radio program, Housing Notebook, on Mondays from 8….
Rochester, New York State’s third-largest city, is about to take the first step toward enacting rent stabilization. In late November,….