Desperate NYC Tenants Are Waging Bidding Wars, As Rental Demand Surges
“There's a sense of urgency and desperation that I’ve never seen before."
Oct 15, 2021 1:33 PM
NYC Tenants Can Still Avoid Eviction By Applying For State’s Rental Aid Program Despite SCOTUS Ruling
“By applying for rent relief, you will have an eviction moratorium. Your case cannot move forward while the state is processing that application.”
Aug 14, 2021 9:33 PM
In A Boost To Landlords, Supreme Court Blocks Part Of New York's Eviction Moratorium
Now tenants will need to provide evidence of economic hardship in court, versus just filing a form.
Aug 13, 2021 2:52 PM
NJ’s New Anti-Eviction Law Says Landlords Can’t Kick Tenants Out For Payment Issues—But They Can Sue Them
The new law protects tenants who couldn’t pay rent due to the pandemic as long as they certify they applied for rental assistance.
Aug 4, 2021 8:56 PM
NJ’s Landlord-Tenant Court Gets An Overhaul As Eviction Cases Pile Up
Chief Justice Stuart Rabner says changes are coming to eviction trials in September.
Jul 19, 2021 3:48 PM
New Yorkers Can Start To Apply For Emergency Rental Assistance
About $3.5 billion will be available starting in June for residential and commercial tenants.
Jun 1, 2021 9:01 AM
East Village Landlord Accused Of Clearing Tenant's Apartment While He Was Hospitalized With COVID
The building is partially owned by Alex Rodriguez and Barbara Corcoran.
Mar 26, 2021 12:49 AM
Coronavirus Updates: Cuomo Adds 10 More States To Quarantine List
"We must remain vigilant," the governor said.
Jul 21, 2020 7:45 PM
Brooklyn Landlord Demands Tenants Take Down Window Displays With Black Lives Matter Messages
"The time is up. Think we got you enough time to show support for Black lives matter movement. Can you take it down please."
Jun 19, 2020 4:35 PM
Can You Get Evicted For Cursing Out Your Landlord? It Depends
A Crown Heights landlord threatened to sue a tenant for cursing in an email. Can they do that?
Jan 24, 2020 6:12 PM
Brooklyn Tenants Sue 'Scam Artist' Landlord For Allegedly Illegal And Hazardous Gas Hook-Up
Yaniv "Ben" Erez was previously wanted for criminal contempt for damaging a Warwick Avenue building to prevent a tenant from moving back.
Jan 23, 2020 10:05 PM
Flatbush Community Rallies To Save Decades-Old Ice Cream Eatery Scoops
Tony Fongyit, who owns the beloved vegan ice cream shop and Caribbean eatery, was abruptly told to vacate at the end of the month.
Updated: May 30, 2019 5:41 PM
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