New Yorkers Can Now Apply For Rent ReliefRelief could be on the way for lower-income New Yorkers who owe thousands of dollars in back rent. A new program funded with federal COVID-19 relief money came on-line on Tuesday.
Speaker Mark-Viverito: Rent Freeze Is Needed For Struggling NYC TenantsCity Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito on Monday called on the Rent Guidelines Board to approve a rent freeze for New York City residents with rent-regulated apartments.
Cuomo Calls For Tax Break For New York State RentersNew York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo has decided to support the minority position of his own tax commission when it comes to providing a property tax credit to renters across the state, with most of the break going to New York City tenants.
SBA To Homeowners, Renters: Apply If You Need AidThe Small Business Administration is known mostly as the organization that gives loans to entrepreneurs looking to start businesses, but when a disaster is declared, the agency does a lot more.