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Best of the Web: Government & Law » New York Consumer Law Resources » Landlord & Tenant

  • Access Fact Sheets explaining what tenants should know about the court process, eviction, and other matters. Learn about the Task Forces telephone hotline and Information Tables which answer questions concerning landlord/tenant issues.

  • TenantNet provides the important factual and legal issues of selected NYC Housing Court cases. Includes a keyword search form to access decisions going back to February 1996.

  • New York City's housing maintenance code from the Website of the New York City Rent Guidelines Board (RGB).

  • View the lease renewal guidelines for rent stabilized apartments and hotels read consumer guides on tenant rights and apartment basics examine fact sheets with useful information for regulated tenants access the Housing Maintenance Code and e-mail housing questions to RGB staff.

  • The association representing New York City property owners/agents provides links to relevant government agencies and private associations as well as relevant laws.

  • Covers the most common events and procedures in the Housing Part of the Civil Court of the City of New York, more commonly known as Housing Court.

  • Provides laws, how to organize tenant associations and links to existing associations, as well as New York City's Zoning Handbook.

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