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ATTORNEYS FOR WRONGFUL EVICTIONS

Mayor de Blasio Signs Legislation to Provide Low-Income New Yorkers with Access to Counsel for Wrongful Evictions Mayor Bill de Blasio recently signed Intro. 214-B into law, and solidified the ...
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SRO TENANTS WERE PERMANENT RESIDENTS

HRA Clients Get Rent Protection 25 West 24th Street. Image credit: CityLaw Landlord attempted to evict three HRA clients residing in single-room-occupancy facility. In 2013 the owners of a ...
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FIGHTING TENANT HARASSMENT

City Council Overwhelmingly Passes Tenant Harassment Bills Package Council Member Helen Rosenthal Gets a “High-Five from a Constituent. Image credit: NYCC/William Alatriste City Council passes a ...
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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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HOMELESS HOTEL HASSLES

DiNapoli: Problems Persist at Many Hotels and Motels Used to House Homeless State Made Improvements Since Last Audit, but More Work Needed State auditors examining hotels and motels used to house the ...
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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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TONAWANDA'S TROUBLED

DiNapoli: Audit Exposes Significant Management Issues With Tonawanda Housing Authority An audit of the Tonawanda Housing Authority (THA) has revealed inappropriate computer usage, inequitable tenant ...
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LANDLORD PAYS $225,000 FOR HARASSMENT

Attorney General Reaches $225,000 Settlement with Harassing Landlords New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman speaking at New York Law School, March 18, 2014. Image credit: CityLaw Schneiderman ...
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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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ENDING TENANT HARASSMENT

A.G. Schneiderman Announces New Legislation To Criminally Crack Down On Tenant Harassment New Legislation Would Broaden And Strengthen Existing Tenant Harassment Laws, Make It Easier To Criminally ...
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1984 IS NOW!

Editor's Note: Wrote this article for the Cooperator back in 2005 -- but much of it still rings true.... Surveillance Equipment in Your Building Good Security, Or Big Brother? By Lucas A. Ferrara, ...
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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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MASS RENT VIOLATIONS UNCOVERED

A group of about 60 apartment residents contends in a lawsuit filed in Manhattan that Stellar Management illegally overcharged them By Laura Kusisto April 18, 2017 1:20 p.m. ET A group of about 60 ...
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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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TIME TO RISE!

A.G. Schneiderman Announces New Program To Address And Transform Problem Homes And Buildings Cities For Responsible Investment And Strategic Enforcement (“Cities RISE”) Will Equip Up To 40 ...
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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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