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Brooklyn Housing Protest

Renters Protest Against Alleged Wrecking Of Brooklyn Apartments

Renters were making noise in Brooklyn Tuesday night, demanding an end to slumlord tactics as they chose a building the called the worst of the worst for their protest.

03/18/2014

Brooklyn Apartment Trashed

CBS 2 Exclusive: Complaints Mount Against Brooklyn Landlords Accused Of Wrecking Apartments

The lives of some Bushwick, Brooklyn residents have been turned upside down, after their apartments were left in ruins and they said their landlords were to blame.

03/07/2014

Brooklyn Apartment Trashed

CBS 2 Exclusive: Apartment Demolished, Left Uninhabitable At Another Bushwick Building

A mother of four said her apartment in the other Bushwick building was practically demolished by wrecking crews when she was not home.

03/06/2014

A pair of Brooklyn families claim that their landlord trashed their apartments in an effort to force them out of their rent-stabilized homes. (Credit CBS 2)

City Tells Bushwick Families To Leave Homes Deemed Dangerous And Unsafe

A pair of signs posted on apartment doors sitting across from each other in a Brooklyn tenement offer a foreboding message.

02/26/2014

A pair of Brooklyn families claim that their landlord trashed their apartments in an effort to force them out of their rent-stabilized homes. (Credit CBS 2)

Brooklyn Families Say Landlord Trashed Their Homes In Attempt To Force Them Out

There are dead rodents and bugs all over and the two families have been forced to share a neighbor’s kitchen and bathroom.

02/25/2014

A rat is seen in Bushwick, Brooklyn (credit: Holli Haerr, 1010 WINS)

Residents In Bushwick, Brooklyn Say Rats Are Taking Over

Residents of the Bushwick section of Brooklyn have been complaining that their neighborhood is overrun with rats – and they said the city is not taking action.

03/20/2013