rent control

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rent control

n.
Governmental control and regulation of the amounts charged for rented housing.

rent control

n
(Law) regulation by law of the rent a landlord can charge for domestic accommodation and of his right to evict tenants
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The Rent Stabilization Association, which represents 25,000 landlords of one million rent-stabilized apartments across the city, has lodged a lawsuit in Manhattan State Supreme Court, arguing that the RGB acted outside the scope of the Rent Stabilization Law when it voted 7-0 to freeze rents on one-year leases.
The successful candidate will provide the union city rent stabilization board with consulting services related, making routine investigations, examinations, and accounting services for various applications before the rent stabilization board; compiling financial reports using basic data for applications before the rent stabilization board; preparing detailed accounting reports containing findings, conclusions, and recommendations; maintaining essential accounting records and files of applications before the rent stabilization board; and any other matter as directed by the union city rent stabilization board.
Supreme Court declined to hear a constitutional challenge to New York City's rent stabilization law.
Rent stabilization has been renewed and revised numerous times over the years, with landlords making important gains over the past two decades.
However, an "interim multiple dwelling" is a dwelling space That meets certain statutory criteria for being brought under the jurisdiction of the New York City Loft Board as the residential spaces in a qualifying building are transitioned So protection under a form of rent stabilization.
We're pursuing every avenue to return these units to rent stabilization and take us one step closer to ensuring every New Yorker has a safe, decent and affordable place to call home.
Prequalification are invited for Rent Stabilization Program Hearing Examiner Services.
Kimmel, a lawsuit that aimed to end rent stabilization laws in New York City.