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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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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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NO MORE LUXURY APARTMENTS?

MAYOR DE BLASIO CALLS FOR STRONGER RENT LAWS De Blasio: End vacancy decontrol, eliminate vacancy bonus, make improvement rent increases temporary instead of permanent Affordable housing for more than ...
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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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RALLY FOR STRONGER RENT LAWS

Tenant Rights Coalition and Elected Officials Rally for Stronger Rent Laws to Protect Affordable Housing Alliance for Tenant Power campaigns for rent regulation changes in Albany. Image Credit: ...
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LOOKING FOR FREE LEGAL ADVICE?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants My office continues to work with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If the owner of your building is harassing you, ...
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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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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 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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EXTENDING AND EXPANDING RENT REGULATION

Strengthening and Expanding Rent Regulations Dear Friend, After months of fighting for middle class New Yorkers, my colleagues and I in the Assembly Democratic Conference were able to reach an ...
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LIZ ON NEW YORK'S RENT REGS

Message from Liz. . . New York City has a housing crisis. It has become nearly impossible for low- and moderate-income people in our City to find decent housing that they can afford. But, while there ...
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WANT 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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TONIGHT, LAWYERS ROUNDTABLE TALKS ABOUT "STUY TOWN"

ON THE LAWYERS ROUNDTABLE TELEVISION SERIES Stuy Town, the Largest Rent Overcharge in History Airing on MON, April 11, 2011 6:00 P.M. on ALL MANHATTAN CABLE NETWORKS Special guest Alexander Schmidt ...
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WANT 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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LIZ WANTS TO "STRENGTHEN" RENT REGULATION

Message from Liz. . . This June, New York State's rent regulation laws are once again up for renewal. I am working closely with advocates to ensure that these laws are both renewed and strengthened. ...
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MAKING TENANTS STRONGER

Strengthening Tenant Protections Earlier this month, I was proud to speak about my work to strengthen New York's tenant protections at the Real Rent Reform town hall meeting. The meeting was a chance ...
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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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ALL LANDLORDS ARE BAD!

Dear New Yorker, We wanted to let you know about two major developments in our fight to protect New York City tenants. NYC Council Expands Housing Law for New Yorkers Living in the City's Worst ...
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IN THE TIMES: CALCULATING A VACANCY LEASE

This piece appeared in the Real Estate Section of Sunday's New York Times After Tenants Vacate a Stabilized Unit By: Jay Romano Q. What are the regulations when a New York City rent-stabilized ...
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WANT 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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GET 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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DON'T MISS: EAST SIDE DHCR DAY

Senator Liz Krueger Presents: East Side DHCR Day This is your opportunity to speak to representatives from the New York State Division of Housing and Community Renewal (DHCR) to find out about your ...
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BAD "IAIs" BEGET BIG "IOUs"

One of the ways an owner may increase the rent of a regulated unit is by making substantial improvements, repairs, and/or providing additional services. With rent-stabilized units, for example, the ...
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