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GREED BLINDED KUSHNER'S JUDGMENT?

Lawsuit: Rent in building owed by Kushner family is too high By BERNARD CONDON AP Business Writer NEW YORK Residents of a building owned by the Kushner Cos. filed a lawsuit Tuesday alleging the ...
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KUSHNER SIDESTEPPED RENT LAWS?

Kushner Companies hit with rent-stabilization lawsuit in Brooklyn Heights " Ignorance, indifference or utter disregard of the law." By Will Parker | August 15, 2017 From left: Jared Kushner, ...
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WEST VILLAGE BUILDING RESTORED TO REGULATED STATUS

Rudd Realty agrees to bring West Village apartments back into rent stabilization Following a J-51 lawsuit, the company will also refund tenants' rent overcharges By Will Parker | 28 Bedford Street ...
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UPHOLDING NOTHING

Zero Percent Rent Increase in 2016 Upheld Image credit: Jeff Hopkins/CityLaw Landlord’s association challenged the Rent Guidelines Board’s 2016 decision to authorize a zero percent ...
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LANDLORD WRONGFULLY HIKED RENT

Many Sunnyside and Woodside tenants bilked by Bronstein Properties, lawsuit claims illegal rent hikes 42-09 47th Avenue July 31, By Jason Cohen Nearly 70 tenants—many of whom live in Sunnyside ...
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THE HONOR SYSTEM HAS FAILED TENANTS

Landlord Raised Rents for Renovations Never Done, Lawsuit Says By KIM BARKER JULY 25, 2017 Randy Garcia thought she might be paying too much for her rent-regulated apartment in Washington Heights in ...
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WEST VILLAGE LANDLORD SKIRTED RENT LAWS

West Village Landlords Overcharge Residents By Skirting Rules, Tenants Say Tenants of a West Village apartment building say their landlords overcharged them by skirting city regulation. By Ciara ...
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BEDFORD STREET TENANTS SUE RUDD

West Village tenants sue Rudd Realty for alleged J-51-related rent overcharges 29 apartments at 28 Bedford Street have been illegally deregulated, plaintiffs allege By Will Parker | June 22, 2017 ...
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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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LANDLORD FRAUDULENTLY PROCURED MORTGAGE

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Indictment Of NYC Landlord Dean Galasso For Mortgage Fraud Arrest Follows Investigation By Joint State-City Tenant Harassment Prevention Task Force Attorney General Eric T. ...
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LESS THAN STELLAR LANDLORDS WILL BE CALLED TO TASK

NYC Tenants Say Landlord Overcharged Them By Skirting Rent Regulations A group of tenants are suing Stellar Management, accusing the company of overcharging them on their leases By Ciara McCarthy ...
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THEY'VE HUNG US OUT TO DRY!

Dozens Of Tenants Sue Big-Time Landlord Over Alleged Systematic Illegal Rent Increases BY NATHAN TEMPEY IN NEWS ON APR 19, 2017 1:35 PM 701 West 177th Street, a Washington Heights building owned by ...
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NYC NEEDS A LAND BANK!

Statement From NYC Comptroller Stringer on New York City’s Missed Opportunity to Benefit from A.G. Schneiderman’s Land Bank Grants Attorney General Eric Schneiderman recently announced $20 ...
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EXEMPT DUE TO SUBSTANTIAL REHAB

Buildings Exempted from Rent Law Image Credit: GoogleMaps. Red Hook developer converted commercial buildings into residential apartments. Harbor Tech LLC in 1999 purchased a commercial complex located ...
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TRUMP VILLAGE NEEDS TO PAY UP MORE

Trump Village Loses Utility Claim Trump Village at 2940 Ocean Parkway in Brooklyn. Image Credit: GoogleMaps. Residents of Trump Village challenged size of rent reduction when Trump Village switched to ...
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MAKE THE RICH PAY SENIORS' RENTS

At City's Tallest Luxury Tower, Mayor de Blasio Shows Missed Opportunity to Help Seniors Pay Their Rent Sales at a single super-tall luxury building would have generated $30 million under the ...
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THE LIFE OF A SMALL-TIME LANDLORD

By Ronda Kaysen Landlords loom large in New York City, where two-thirds of residents are renters. We often think of a landlord as a faceless institution that raises the rent as coolly as it dispatches ...
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LET THE RICH PAY FOR ELDER ASSISTANCE

Mayor de Blasio and State Assemblymember Cymbrowitz Speak With Brooklyn Seniors About Elder Rental Assistance Program Funded By Mansion Tax Legislation Mayor Bill de Blasio and State Assembly Member ...
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KEEPING CHELSEA'S PENN SOUTH CO-OP AFFORDABLE

SCHUMER ANNOUNCES, AFTER HIS PUSH: OMB SIGNS OFF ON PENN SOUTH REFINANCING AGREEMENT; FEDERAL APPROVAL MEANS THAT CO-OP IN CHELSEA WILL CONTINUE TO PROVIDE AFFORDABLE HOUSING OPTIONS TO MIDDLE-CLASS ...
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THEY'RE BUILDING AFFORDABLE HOUSING

Mayor Bill de Blasio Announces M/WBE Firms Win Bids to Build Hundreds of Affordable Homes at Six City-Owned Sites City land in three boroughs to become 100 percent affordable housing M/WBE projects; ...
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KEEPING CHELSEA'S PENN SOUTH AFFORDABLE

SCHUMER REVEALS: WITHOUT SWIFT FEDERAL ACTION, AFFORDABLE HOUSING OPTIONS AT ONE OF LAST REMAINING MIDDLE CLASS URBAN OASES—PENN SOUTH CO-OP— COULD BE AT RISK; SENATOR URGES OMB TO QUICKLY ...
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WHO PROVES DISCRIMINATION IN A PLEADING?

Discriminatory Property Tax Case Dismissed Image Credit: nyc.gov Tenant alleged that the City’s allocation of the property tax burden violated due process and equal protection. Ernest Robinson ...
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CHEATING LANDLORDS CALLED TO TASK

Harlem landlord Big City Realty cheated rent-stabilized tenants, lawsuit claims Investigation by pro-tenant group says firm handed out market-rate leases in J-51 buildings, billed for false repairs ...
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HARLEM TENANTS SUE LANDLORD OVER ILLEGAL RENTS

EXCLUSIVE: Harlem tenants accuse landlord of illegally hiking up rent in over 20 buildings in class action lawsuit The Harlem landlord allegedly claimed to have made the hikes under a false claim that ...
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CLOSING TIME?

Tenants Reginald and Maria B. had a right to purchase the house in which they lived for $2,500,000. But after their lease expired the landlord’s trustee – Melissa K. – agreed to sell ...
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