The media are fawning over Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s performance on the national stage in response to the coronavirus pandemic. They’re….
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….
A lot is unknown, a lot is changing every day – we know that we will get through this crisis….
Scores of Chinatown residents and supporters marched from Cherry Street to City Hall Jan. 20 to demand that the city….
Jersey City is considering strengthening its rent-control law. A 43-page draft ordinance released Jan. 24 by a special City Council….
Take Message to Gracie Mansion Feb. 26 On February 26, Met Council and other members of the Rent Justice Coalition….
El pasado 15 de diciembre, la activista de vivienda y educadora del Bronx Carmen Vega-Rivera pasó de su vida mortal….
Hay 92,000 personas en Nueva York sin techo, muchas de ellas niños. La vivienda pública está deteriorada y la mitad….
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….
Rent control in Boston began in 1968, when exceptional pressures on the rental housing market prompted the city to enact….
Radio station WBAI (99.5 FM and wbai.org), which broadcasts Met Council’s weekly radio program, Housing Notebook, on Mondays from 8….