Rent Stabilization Association

The Empire State Building towers over the Manhattan skyline on Feb. 13, 2012 in New York City. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

If Lawmakers Don’t Act, Rents Could Rise In NYC

The laws governing the rent paid by more than 2 million New York City residents are due to expire June 15, and state lawmakers are preparing for what could be a bruising debate over whether to renew, strengthen or weaken them.

01/04/2015

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Guidelines Board To Vote In June On Rent Freeze For Some Regulated Apartments

On Monday, the board voted to consider 0 to 3 percent increases on one-year leases on rent-regulated apartments.

05/06/2014

NYC rent protests

NYC Tenants Furious With Rent Guideline Board’s Decision To Hike Rates

Hundreds of New York City residents filled Cooper Union on Monday night to fight against rent increases for rent-stabilized apartments. But their wishes would go unfulfilled.

06/27/2011