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Teach-In on Tenant's Rights / Taller de Derechos de Inquilinos

  • Holyrood Church Parish Hall 715 West 179th Street New York, NY, 10033 United States (map)
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Come and learn about:

  • The rights New York laws give you as tenants.
  • How to find out if you are rent stabilized
  • The protections the laws give rent stabilized tenants, how those laws have been weakened, and how you can fight back!
  • How to acquire and read your rent history to see if your landlord could be overcharging you.
  • How you can work with your neighbors to stand up for your rights

This is a community event, so tell your friends and neighbors! 

The event will be conducted in English and Spanish, and childcare is available.

If you can, bring your rent history!

1) You can access your rent history by emailing rentinfo@nyshcr.org . The rent history will be printed and mailed directly to the apartment/building address.

2) OR Call the Rent Infoline at 718-739-6400. The rent history will be printed and mailed directly to the apartment/building address.

3) OR Visit a Borough/District Rent Office in person (Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. Office Building, 163 West 125th St, 5th Floor for Manhattan residents or the DHCR office at 1 Fordham Plaza for BX residents). When visiting, please bring proof of identity (photo ID) and proof of tenancy (copy of lease, rent receipt or utility bill). You will be required to complete an Access to Records form and the rent history will be printed and given to you at the office.

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Iglesia Santa Cruz

Taller de Derechos de Inquilinos

Domingo, 12 de Noviembre a las 5 pm, Iglesia Santa Cruz

¿Hay problemas de mantenimiento sin resolverse en tu edificio? ¿Es demasiado alta la renta?

¡El conocimiento es poder! Únete a nosotros y aprende sobre:

–Los derechos que te dan las leyes de Nueva York como inquilinos
–Cómo las leyes que protegen a los inquilinos de la alza de las rentas se han debilitado, y cómo puedes defenderte
-Cómo puedes trabajar junto con tus vecinos para combatir las malas condiciones y los sobrecargos

El taller se dará en inglés y español.

Confirma tu asistencia si necesitas servicio de guardería.

Housing@socialists.nyc

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