New York City has some of the strongest tenants’ rights laws in the nation, but what good are they for….
Michael Shenker, a longtime Lower East Side squatter and activist, died Oct. 2 of liver cancer. He was 54. He….
Few areas of New York City have had as many housing foreclosures in recent years as the neighborhoods in southeastern….
With a spate of lawsuits challenging it rejected by the courts, the Atlantic Yards development in downtown Brooklyn looked like….
Two state courts have struck down the “poor tax” rent increases set by the city Rent Guidelines Board in 2008….
Chinches, los minúsculos bichos que han atormentado a los durmientes picándoles durante miles de años, se han convertido en una….
The Sept. 14 Democratic primaries brought good ews for tenants, with Gustavo Rivera unseating state Senator Pedro Espada by a….
Bedbugs, the tiny, biting pests that have been tormenting sleepers for thousands of years, have become a common scourge in….
On Sept. 18, Wanda Hernandez received a text message from Jaron Benjamin, an organizer with the No More Than 30%….
Gracias a un caso decidido el 15 de noviembre por la Corte de Apelaciones del Estado de Nueva York, inquilinos….
La ciudad de Nueva York está recurriendo a su reserva de vales (vouchers) federales de vivienda de una manera sin….
New York City is dipping into its pool of federal housing vouchers at historic levels to help families affected by….
Partidarios de Charas, centro de artes comunitario amenazadocon el desalojo, celebraron una vigilia frente de la alcaldía el 3 dediciembre,….
Charas Vigil Supporters of Charas, the Lower East Side community arts center facing eviction, held a candlelight vigil at City….
I came to New York in January 1996, back to my hometown, the place where I had been born into….