Rent Tenants


Information and programs for low-income renters, Rent Stabilized tenants, and those in search of an affordable apartment
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Rent Laws 2019 Update:

This information is in the process of being updated to reflect the Rent Laws of 2019. Please check this website periodically for updates.


NYS Rent Connect!

Find answers to the most common Rent Regulation Issues.
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Know Your Rights as a Rent Regulated Tenant
Rent Regulation Glossary

Quickly identify topics typically addressed by the Office of Rent Administration

Common Rent Regulation Issues

Know Your Rights. Common Rent Regulation Issues for Tenants

Additional Information
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Contact Us
By phone:

Rent Info Line: 718-739-6400

In Person:

Visit one of our borough rent offices:

Online Applications for Renters
Tenants of rent regulated apartments can visit the Renter's Online Applications page to apply for rent reduction based on decreased services, perform a rent regulated build search, check the status of your case using your docket number