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Division Of Housing And Community Renewal

  1. waiting game

    Tenants Hire Contractors to Help Back Rent Overcharge Claims

    New rent law could mean bigger payouts for those who seek a second opinion on landlords’ claims about the cost of apartment renovations.

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  2. community organizing

    Bangladeshi New Yorkers Form Their First Tenant Union

    Seeking for strength in numbers, Queens tenants who trace their heritage to the south Asian nation band to challenge exploitative landlords.

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  3. waiting game

    New Rent Law Deluges Backlogged Tenant Overcharge Claims

    Tenants already wait two years just to get a case assigned for investigation at the New York State Division of Housing and Community Renewal.

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  4. albany

    What’s at Stake in New York’s Rent Wars

    How landlords raise rents on regulated apartments beyond annual Rent Guidelines Board hikes — but not if tenant advocates get their way in Albany.

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