NYS Senator Liz Krueger

NYS  Legislation Overhauling  Tenant Protection Laws
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NYS Legislation Overhauling Tenant Protection Laws

For years, we have been struggling with a housing affordability crisis in New York.  Countless tenants have been forced from their homes due to skyrocketing rents, harassment, and retaliatory eviction.  Loopholes added to the rent regulation laws since 1994 led to deregulation of approximately 300,000 apartments, contributed to tenant harassment, and drove massive speculation in…