Showing posts from March, 2014

Mayor Appoints 5 New Members to Rent Guidelines Board


Tenants need a freeze - not an increase - for leases to be renewed for the year beginning October 1, 2014.NY Daily News:  Mayor de Blasio names five to NYC Rent Guidelines Board  
BY  NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, March 27, 2014, 9:03 AM 

March 27 at 9 AM: RENT FREEZE RALLY at RGB



A Report of Tenant Experiences _____________________________ Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 9 AM sharp! 1 Centre Street (the Municipal Building)    RALLY & PRESS CONFERENCE ______________________________ Join a coalition of city-wide tenants, advocates,  and elected officials at the first meeting of the Rent Guidelines Board as we demand that the Mayor's new Board vote for what all New Yorkers need -  A RENT FREEZE!     Let's make it happen. 

Affordable Housing Advocates Demand Mandatory Inclusionary Zoning


The Epoch Times
Affordable Housing Advocates Call for Mandatory Inclusionary Zoning in NYC

Tenants Oppose Landlord "Schooling"


NY Daily News

Landlord conference that got pulled from Barclays Center after planned protests goes on at Manhattan hotel About 300 property owners and managers gathered for the LandlordsNY symposium on Tuesday at the Roosevelt Hotel on E. 45th St. after the event, which was originally scheduled for Feb. 11, was pulled from the arena. Tenants groups protested outside of Tuesday's event, which featured developer Joseph Sitt as the keynote speaker.Comments (3) BY / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS TUESDAY, MARCH 4, 2014, 6:06 PM,  Read more: