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Rent Stabilization

Freakonomics Radio

Fitness Apartheid

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Markets are hardly perfect, but the results can be ugly when you try to subvert them.

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WNYC News

Ways to Lose Your Rent-Stabilized Apartment

Thursday, August 21, 2014

WNYC
When tenants leave, their apartments can hit market rate. The mayor's challenge: keeping enough apartments rent stabilized to meet his affordable housing goals.

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WNYC News

NYC Quashes Rent Freeze Pushed by de Blasio

Monday, June 23, 2014

WNYC

Mayor de Blasio's push for a rent freeze on regulated apartments was rejected yesterday, frustrating tenants across the city.

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WNYC News

Rent Vote Could Bring NYC First Rent Freeze in Decades

Sunday, June 22, 2014

WNYC

An unprecedented zero-percent increase for one-year leases is on the table.

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WNYC News

Stuyvesant Town-Peter Cooper Village Likely For Sale...Again

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

WNYC

The sprawling, middle income apartment complex is headed into foreclosure and could be sold to yet another buyer later this year.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Your Guide to Tenants' Rights

Tuesday, May 06, 2014

Do you know how to negotiate a new lease with your landlord? What to do when your apartment is in need of repairs, or your neighbors are violating noise ordinances? Housing expert Jaron Benjamin answers your practical questions, part of the Brian Lehrer Show's two-hour "family meeting" on all things rent-related.

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WNYC News

Suit Alleges Landlord Targets Blacks

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

WNYC

Tenants in the Homewood Gardens Estates in the Prospect-Lefferts Garden neighborhood have filed a lawsuit against their landlord, alleging he is trying to evict them to bring in white renters.

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