More rent reform now, please: Keep going to give tenants additional protections

Op-Ed (New York)

More rent reform now, please: Keep going to give tenants additional protections

January 24, 2020 | Judith Goldiner , Ellen Davidson | New York Daily News
Lawmakers must enact, without further delay, Good Cause legislation to bring renters rights and other crucial protections to tenants in smaller buildings and in manufactured home communities that fall outside of rent stabilization.
Tags: Housing | Housing: Eviction | Housing: Right to Counsel

Staying home: NYC evictions down nearly 20% after pro-tenant laws enacted

News Story (New York)

Staying home: NYC evictions down nearly 20% after pro-tenant laws enacted

January 6, 2020 | Gabe Herman | amNewYork
Evictions are down nearly 20 percent in New York City since rent laws were enacted last June, city data shows — and the nonprofit Legal Aid Society credited the new laws with contributing to the decline.
Tags: Housing | Housing: Eviction | Housing: Landlord-Tenant | Housing: Right to Counsel