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NO MORE ZERO PERCENT INCREASES?

Rent Guidelines Board Votes to End Two Year Rent Freeze Council Member Ben Kallos with Herndon Werth, a rent-stabilized tenant. Image credit: The Office of Council Member Ben Kallos. The Rent ...
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ANOTHER 0% INCREASE

Rent Guidelines Board Freezes One-Year Leases for 2nd-Year in a Row Board votes for rent freeze despite strong push for a rent rollback by City Council coalition. On June 27, 2016, the New York City ...
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ANOTHER ZERO

Dear Lucas, Last night, the NYC Rent Guidelines Board voted for a zero percent increase on one-year lease renewals for rent-stabilized apartments. The board also approved an increase of two percent on ...
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IT'S (REALLY) COMPLICATED

It's Complicated Untangling New York's super-confusing rent regulation laws BY MARISA BOWE If you're confused by rent regulation laws, you're in good company. “Not for the novice ...
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ATLANTIC AUTO'S PRIZE SCAM SCUTTLED

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Settlement With Atlantic Auto Group Over Misleading Advertising And Sales Practices Across 22 Dealerships On Long Island Promotional Materials Misled Consumers Into ...
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IF RENT REGULATIONS EXPIRE, DON'T PANIC

Rent regulated units make up 47% of New York City’s housing stock, and unless the state legislature passes new legislation, the laws that protect them expire on Monday, June 15. Renewing and ...
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VOTING ON RENT INCREASES

Rent Increases Coming—Rent Guidelines Board Public Hearing, Monday, June 8 ​You can give testimony—tell your story—to the Rent Guidelines Board at a public hearing. Can't be ...
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KNOW YOUR HOUSING RIGHTS?

Wednesday, April 29 Know Your Rights Housing Forum Time: 6PM Location: Union Temple, 331 Hawthorne (Btw New York Ave and Nostrand Ave), Brooklyn
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EXTENDING RENT REGULATION

Council Committee Holds Hearing on Rent Stabilization Extension Council Member Jumaane D. Williams hears testimony on strengthening rent regulation laws. Image credit: William Alatriste/New York City ...
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REFORMING THE RENT GUIDELINES BOARD

I am pleased to invite you to the next installment of my ‘Let’s Talk!’ series: Reforming the Rent Guidelines Board. On March 11th - the eve of the Board's first meeting of 2015 - ...
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DID YOUR LANDLORD MAKE THE LIST?

Friends, Too many landlords in New York think they can ignore their responsibility to provide reasonable living conditions to their tenants. And far too many tenants in New York are forced to live in ...
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IT SURE CAN GET NASTY

Was honored to have been quoted in this issue of Super Lawyers Magazine: Stand in the Place Where you Live Real Estate Tenant rights in a city of renters BY AIMÉE GROTH REUTERS/Shannon ...
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TALK ABOUT NOTHING

On Monday, May 5 th, 2014, the New York City Rent Guidelines Board approved the following Preliminary Rent Guidelines for apartments and lofts for leases commencing between Oct 1 st, 2014 and ...
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de BLASIO IS A "CAUSE FOR CONCERN"

RSA President, Joseph Strasburg November 2013 As we close in on Election Day, the Democratic Mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio is likely to enjoy a landslide victory over his Republican rival Joe ...
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NO ONE SHOULD PAY MORE RENT

YETTA KURLAND ISSUES STATEMENT ON RENT INCREASES New York -- Yetta Kurland, candidate for City Council in District 3, issued the following statement today after it was announced that the Rent ...
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WHY PAY MORE RENT?

Dear Friends, Rent doesn't rise on its own. Every year, the Rent Guidelines Board sets the rates for more than a million rent-regulated apartments. Even as the economy crashed, the Board sent ...
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REGULATED RENTS ARE GOING UP

PUBLIC NOTICE PLEASE TAKE NOTICE THAT SCHEDULES AND PROCEDURES RELATING to meetings and a hearing of the New York City Rent Guidelines Board (RGB) for consideration of the guidelines for rent ...
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LOOKING FOR A FREE LANDLORD-TENANT ATTORNEY?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic For Tenants I continue to work with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you with ...
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LIU WANTED IT FROZEN

LIU STATEMENT ON RENT GUIDELINES BOARD VOTE ***************************************** City Comptroller John C. Liu issued the following statement on this evening's vote by the Rent Guidelines Board: ...
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OWNERS' COSTS ARE WAY DOWN?

Dear New Yorker, As you know, the Rent Guidelines Board is considering a range of rent increases, as high as 6.75 percent for 2-year leases. There's no justification for a high rent increase this ...
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WORRIED ABOUT YOUR STABILIZED APARTMENT?

Dear New Yorker, There are few things more important to our sense of security than having a safe, affordable place to call home. The Rent Guidelines Board (RGB) is ch arged with a vital task that is ...
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LOOKING FOR FREE LEGAL ADVICE

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
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LOOKING FOR FREE LANDLORD-TENANT ADVICE?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
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REFORMING THE RENT GUIDELINES BOARD

Rent Guidelines Board Public Hearing Each year the Rent Guidelines Board sets rent adjustments for the nearly 1 million rent regulated apartments in New York City, and each year the Board approves ...
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SHOULD RENT REGULATIONS BE EXTENDED?

Dear New Yorker, We wanted to alert you to some key dates important to NYC tenants. First, as you may know, New York 's rent regulation system is set to expire on June 15th. On Monday, May 9, 2011, at ...
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