South Brooklyn Legal Services

Organization website

Primary geographic focus: New York
Organization type(s): Provider


News Story

How to Dump Tenants and Make a Fortune

DW Gibson
June 11, 2015
Article detailing how landlords are turning public housing into a lucrative business, hurting renters in the process.

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Hurricane Sandy’s Red Tape Makes a Veteran Say, ‘I’d Rather Go Back to Falluja’

David W. Chen
New York Times (NYT)
August 18, 2015
Three years after Hurricane Sandy, homeowners are still wrestling with red tape and flood insurance claims.

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New York City takes on evictions

Noel King
October 16, 2015
Legal help is crucial for New Yorkers who don't understand the complexities of the city's housing law. As many protections as there are for renters, there are ways of trying to get around them.

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Banks Can’t Wait to Wipe This Complaints Database

Shahien Nasiripour
February 8, 2017
A seemingly benign catalogue of consumer complaints is one of banks' biggest gripes.

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