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East New York »

East New York Tenants Protest Living Conditions in Lawsuit Against Landlord

The building on New Jersey Avenue has more than 180 open violations, according to city records.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Illegal Hotel Operator Leaves Tenants Without Gas for 6 Months, They Say

Highpoint Associates has been fined repeatedly for operating illegal hotels while real tenants suffer.

Chelsea »

Stage Door Deli Pushed Out to Make Way for TD Bank, Owner Says

The deli is relocating to 360 Ninth Ave. at the end of the month, according to its owner. 

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Formerly Homeless Tenants in Prospect-Lefferts Building Fight Order to Move

The landlord at 60 Clarkson Ave. gave tenants 24 hours to move last month.

Washington Heights »

'Gentrification Sale' at Uptown Diner Offers Single French Fry for $8.99

The faux sale was part of a campaign to draw attention to local businesses that were recently evicted.

Boerum Hill »

Jesse's Deli Closure Not My Fault, Landlord Tells Community

Landlord Karina Bilder denied that she is to blame for the planned deli closure.

Bushwick »

Landlord Brothers Illegally Pushed Tenants Out, Prosecutors Say

The Israel brothers are accused of destroying rent-stabilized apartments.

Woodhaven »

Man Set Fire That Destroyed 8 Homes After Fight With Landlord, FDNY Says

Luis Lopez set a fire that injured five people and destroyed eight homes in Woodhaven, officials said.

Sunset Park »

Nearly 40 Sunset Park Buildings to Remain in Section 8 Program

Tenants feared the loss of federal subsidies after recieving a notice last year.

Bed-Stuy »

Landlord Plotted to Burn Down Building with Squatters Inside, DA Says

Lalbahadour Byjoo and Jean St. Fleur were accused of planning to set fire to a Bed-Stuy building.

Upper East Side »

Subway Inn to Reopen on Second Avenue, Owners Say

The owners of the 77-year-old dive bar reached an agreement with their landlords Tuesday.

Clinton Hill »

Cats Enlisted to Battle Doorman Building's Rat Problem

The superintendent at 475 Washington Ave. uses cats to curb a rodent infestation in the building.

Fort Greene »

Letitia James Breaks City Rules With Rental Property, Records Show

Like Bill de Blasio, the public advocate needs to have her property registered with HPD.


Former reBar Owner Owes $20K in Rent and Faces Eviction, Landlord Says

A notice on the door of reBar from the venue's landlord claims Jason Stevens owes $19,507.82 in rent.

Upper East Side »

LPC Says Landlord Warehoused Units in Rejecting Demolition Bid

The Landmarks Preservation Commission denied a request to raze two landmarked buildings in the E. 60s.