New York State Homes and Community Renewal Commissioner RuthAnne Visnauskas recently announced that an investigation by HCR’s Tenant Protection Unit resulted in the prevention of unlawful rent increases for up to 6,200 New York City households.
Activists in New Jersey continue to hit the streets in the wake of President-Elect Joe Biden and Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris’ win. At the same time, they are speaking out against President Donald Trump’s lack of acknowledgment over losing the ...
Killing of Black teenager, Quawan ‘Bobby’ Charles, was ‘Emmett Till-like lynching’ says local residents
As New Yorkers prepare to spend more time indoors this winter, Congresswoman Nydia M. Velázquez and U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand sent a letter to the head of the New York City Housing Authority on the authority’s plans to prevent the ...
Comptroller Scott M. Stringer is calling on Mayor Bill de Blasio and NYCHA Chair and Chief Executive Officer Gregory Russ to address alarming ventilation deficiencies and other conditions in NYCHA buildings that leave residents vulnerable to a potential second wave ...
Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams joined a family who has been directly impacted by exposure to lead paint in a New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) development to demand the agency provide immediate assistance for families who have been exposed ...
Families of loved ones who’ve been killed by police officers came together today in a massive rally encouraging citizens to get out and vote.
Landlords can resume eviction proceedings after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued clarifications to a previous executive order from President Donald Trump.
Along with housing prices, rental prices have risen dramatically in the last decade.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the State's Tenant Safe Harbor Act is being expanded until Jan. 1, 2021 to protect additional residential tenants from eviction if they are suffering financial hardship during the COVID-19 public health emergency.
As New York City’s school year was set to start, area educators demonstrated against the muddled back-to-school/hybrid/remote education policy of Mayor Bill de Blasio and Chancellor Richard Carranza
The Trump administration has issued a directive halting the eviction of certain renters through the end of 2020 to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus
Levittown, Long Island was set up, from its inception in 1947, to leave Black Americans out.
The People’s Organization for Progress (POP) participated in the National Reparations Day Rally on Saturday, Aug. 15, near the corner of Broad and Market Streets in Newark.
In Manhattan, where an apartment is typically gone in a New York minute, more than 13,000 units are sitting empty, according to a new report by Miller Samuel and real estate giant Douglas Elliman.