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Worst Landlord Watchlist

Rat scurrying on a city street. (file/credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Bronx Landlord Tops Public Advocate Bill De Blasio’s List Of City’s Worst Landlords

Problems at the buildings range from lack of heat or hot water, lead paint, toxic mold or broken plumbing.

07/09/2012

New York City Public Advocate Bill de Blasio (file/credit: Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

Bill De Blasio Releases List Of City’s Worst Landlords, Apartment Buildings

The list includes 317 landlords covering 358 buildings. Problems at the buildings range from leaky roofs, to holes in the walls to no heat or water.

12/27/2011

New York City Public Advocate Bill de Blasio (file/credit: Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

Public Advocate To Landlords: Get Your Act Together

Landlords of rundown buildings are also renting to space to New York City, according to Public Advocate Bill de Blasio. He said the city should use its economic power to hold them accountable.

11/14/2010