rent control

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rent control

regulation by law of the rent a landlord can charge for domestic accommodation and of his right to evict tenants.
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In 2015, when de Blasio influenced the RGB to promulgate the first-ever rent freeze in the 55-year history of rent stabilization, he told reporters that he had to raise the rents of his three tenants on top of the more than $100,000 in rents he pockets at the two private homes he owns in Park Slope to cover repairs and operating expenses.
Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, which upheld the law as a legitimate exercise of state regulatory power, New York's rent stabilization scheme remains in place.
Since last summer, when the city halted rent increases for major renovations, applications for ``owner occupancy'' evictions had jumped nearly 22 percent, said James Hildebrandt, assistant director for rent stabilization with the Los Angeles Housing Department.
Judge Mittlesteadt is the sixth San Mateo County Superior Court judge to have ruled in our favor over the interpretation of East Palo Alto's Rent Stabilization Ordinance," said David Taran, Woodland Park Management's chief executive officer.
While rent stabilization needs a building to have six or more residential units to come into effect for a particular building, ETPA buildings that were IMD's can have as few as three units.
New York courts have determined that any apartment that was subject to Rent Stabilization at the date of the receipt of the J-51 benefits must register those units as rent stabilized.
Conducting Administrative Hearings And/Or Mediations For Petitions And Appeals Filed Under The City s Rent Stabilization And Just Cause For Eviction Ordinance Rent Stabilization And Good Cause For Eviction Ordinance; 2.
James and Jeanne Harmon, owners of a five-story brownstone in the Central Park West Historical District, sued the city in 2008, alleging that New York Rent Stabilization Law violated their Fifth Amendment rights under the Takings Clause, which says that private property may not "be taken for public use, without just compensation.
City Council members said there is nothing they can do for the seniors for now but they are willing to consider rent stabilization measures.
For more information on the City's HUD grant and the low-income senior housing development project, call Jeff Skorneck in the City's Rent Stabilization and Housing Department at 323-848-6596.
Tenders are invited for Providing Accounting Services for the Union City Rent Stabilization Board For the Period July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015
Rent Stabilization: The renewal of Rent Stabilization preserved the luxury and vacancy decontrol provisions, though at higher levels, and avoided the proposals of the tenant advocates whose cumulative effect would have been a virtual elimination of the deregulation of rent stabilized apartments.