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A BILLION ON ROOFS

City Commits $1 Billion to Fix NYCHA Roofs Ten Year Projections for Roof Replacements. Image Credit: Mayor’s Office. City to slate $1 billion in City capital for the replacement of over 700 ...
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OWNERS & TENANTS: REDUCE GREENHOUSE EMISSIONS

Mayor de Blasio Announces Major Expansion of NYC Carbon Challenge as 22 Commercial Owners and Tenants Commit to Dramatically Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Next 10 Years Commitment by additional ...
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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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VICKI BEEN HEADS BACK TO SCHOOL

City Housing Commissioner Steps Down After Three Years of Progress HPD Commissioner Vicki Been answering questions at the 130th CityLaw Breakfast. Image credit: CityLaw Vicki Been stepped down as ...
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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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DISCRIMINATING DEVELOPERS DISCIPLINED

Mississippi Developers Agree to Settle Housing Discrimination Lawsuit The Justice Department announced that the developers of six multi-family housing complexes in southern Mississippi have agreed to ...
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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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EXTREMELY UNCOOPERATIVE?

After Isaac and Janice O. had their tenancy terminated by their cooperative landlord–Lincoln Guild Housing Corporation--the New York County Civil Court ended up siding with the tenants, and ...
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NEW AFFORDABLE HARLEM HOUSING

Testimony on New Affordable Housing in East Harlem Heard at City Planning Lexington Gardens II. Image Credit: Manhattan Community Board 11 Concerns were raised at City Planning hearing about ...
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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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BROOKLYN TENANTS GET THEIR MONEY BACK

Governor Cuomo Announces $250,000 in Rent Overcharges Returned to Rent Regulated Tenants in Brooklyn Building Tenant Protection Unit’s Audit of a Building Receiving 421-a Tax Benefits Uncovered ...
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OCCUPY THIS!

135 West 13 th Street, LLC, sought possession of one of Judith & Danielle’s rent-stabilized apartment because it wasn't their “primary residence.” After trial, the New York ...
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NYC LANDLORD INFLATED REGULATED RENTS

Real Estate Co. Accused Of Illegally Inflating NYC Rents By Kat Greene A proposed class of New York City tenants on Tuesday accused multibillion-dollar real estate portfolio manager A&E Real ...
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IT'S HEAT SEASON!

Mayor de Blasio and HPD Commissioner Been: "Heat Season" Now in Effect for All Apartments As New York’s “heat season” begins, the City reminds tenants of their rights and ...
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CLASS ACTION FILED AGAINST A&E REAL ESTATE HOLDINGS

Lawsuit Alleges Firm Overcharged Rent-Stabilized Tenants Firm received tax break from New York City worth $100 million By Mara Gay Mohammad Haque, one of the plaintiffs in a class-action lawsuit ...
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RICARDO VERA IN SUPER LAWYERS MAGAZINE

1BR APT. DOWNTOWN, FRAUGHT WITH RISK What to know before listing your apartment with Airbnb By Andrew Brandt October, 2016 The case for placing an apartment on Airbnb in New York City essentially ...
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HOUSING COURT REPRESENTATION FOR ALL!

Lucas A. -- From my first day in office I’ve focused intensely on the goal of bringing more fairness for tenants in New York City’s housing court. I am happy to say we’ve already ...
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BOYMELGREEN BAN

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Settlement Barring Major Nyc Developer From Participating In Real Estate Offerings Jeshayahu Boymelgreen Barred From Participating In Condominium Development In Or From New ...
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EMOTIONAL DISTRESS OVER A BATHTUB

Landlord Ignored Disabled Tenant Image Credit: NYC Commission on Human Rights Mother and disabled daughter sought compensation for emotional distress for landlord’s failure to provide more ...
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MORE NEW YORKERS HAVE REPRESENTATION

City Report Reveals Major Increase In The Number Of Tenants In Housing Court Who Have Legal Representation Three years ago just 1 in 100 tenants in housing court had representation. Today, more than 1 ...
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NO WAIVES HERE

Back in 2003, when 8 Beach Street Realty settled an owners use-claim against its stabilized tenant, it gave Max B. a ten-year unregulated lease with a five-year renewal option in exchange for a waiver ...
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ENTRANCE HANDICAPPED

After Marine Holdings denied a request to install a handicap accessible entrance to a tenant’s apartment, the lady filed a complaint alleging unlawful discrimination on the basis of a ...
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