Gov. Hochul Announces Special Session Of Legislature To Discuss Extending Eviction MoratoriumGov. Hochul is pledging to bring in a "dream team" to speed up the disbursement of the $2.7 billion in federal funding.
Exclusive: Long Island Homeowners Claim Tenants Exploiting Eviction Moratorium To Skip Paying Rent AltogetherCBS2's Jennifer McLogan spoke exclusively with homeowners who claim they're being taken advantage of by unscrupulous renters.
Small Property Owners, Landlords Beg NYC For Tax Relief While Struggling To Pay BillsMany small mom-and-pop property owners are barely scraping by with enough money to make building repairs or pay property taxes, which help fund the city.
Despite New Law Restricting Them, NYC Brokers Still Hitting Renters With Large 'Processing Fees'Back in June, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation that mandated landlords charge no more than $20, but no one seems to be enforcing it.
Notorious Landlord Skips Court Hearing As Forgotten Families Still Seek Justice In New York's SOTA ScandalNow, the courts are holding these landlords accountable. One of those notorious landlords was expected in court Wednesday, but Sean Young was a no-show.
Assemblyman Calls For Prohibition On Landlords Banning Certain Sizes Of DogsA Rockland County lawmaker wants to ban dog discrimination in housing.
Airbnb Slams Proposed City Council Bill Over Steep FinesWhile Councilman Jumaane Williams conceded the $50,000 maximum fine might be a little steep, he said it wouldn't be levied against the occasional Airbnb user.
NYC Officials Launch Task Force To Combat Tenant HarassmentState and city officials have launched a joint task force to crack down on New York City landlords who harass tenants to force them into vacating rent-regulated apartments.
City Council Passes Bill Doubling Fines For Landlords Found Guilty Of Harassing Tenants Tuesday's vote also forces those landlords to be publicly listed as offenders on the Department of Housing Preservation and Development's website.
Town Cracks Down On Illegal Room Rentals Near Stony Brook University CampusThe Town of Brookhaven has taken 68 landlords to court this year for allegedly illegally renting rooms to students in their single-family homes. At least 30 other homes are under investigation.
Little Italy Residents Fight To Save Historic DistrictLongtime Little Italy residents and business owners have complained of being squeezed out by greedy landlords, but one man is appealing for help to save the historic district.