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Homes and Community Renewal

Contact New York State Homes & Community Renewal (HCR)


Rental Housing:
Office of Rent Administration:
For information on rent stabilized or rent controlled apartments, including requests for rent histories, please call the Rent Info Hotline.
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Phone assistance is available in multiple languages.
Tenant Protection Unit: 718-739-6400
Fair and Equitable Housing Office: 518-473-3089

Visit a Rent Borough Office >

Visit the Rent Administration page >

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Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers:
Statewide Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers: 212-480-7221
New York City Housing Choice Vouchers: 212-480-6672
Project Based Section 8 Contract Administration:
Project-Based Contract Administration:
Rural Rental Assistance Program:
Rural Rental Assistance Program:


Homeownership and Home Repair Programs:
State of New York Mortgage Agency (SONYMA) Homebuyers Hotline: 1-800-382-HOME (4663)
Affordable Housing Corporation, Access to Home and RESTORE:

Office of Community Renewal:
Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME and NY Main Street:  


Mobile and Manufactured Homes:
Manufactured Homes Complaint Hotline: 1-800-432-4210  


Office of Housing Preservation:
Architecture & Engineering:
Asset Management Unit: 518-402-3229 or
Housing Audits & Accounts: 212-480-7223  
Housing Management: 212-480-7252  
Mitchell Lama and Housing Authority: 212-480-7343  

Mitchell Lama and Housing Authority Complaint Hotline:

Also see our online complaint form >

Weatherization Assistance Program: 518-474-5700


General Inquiries:


For Press and Media Inquiries Only:
Press and media inquiries:


HCR Office Locations:
641 Lexington Ave
New York, New York 10022

25 Beaver Street, 5th Floor
New York, New York 10004
Gertz Plaza
92-31 Union Hall Street
Jamaica, New York 11433
Hampton Plaza
38-40 State Street
Albany, NY 12207
Electric Tower
Suite 105
535 Washington Street
Buffalo, NY 14203 
620 West Erie Blvd.
Suite 312 
Syracuse, NY 13204 

Rent Administration Borough Offices:
Bronx Borough Rent Office
1 Fordham Plaza
4th Floor
Bronx, New York 10458
Phone: 718-430-0880
Brooklyn Borough Rent Office
55 Hanson Place, Room 702
Brooklyn, New York 11217
Phone: 718-722-4778
Lower Manhattan Borough Rent Office
25 Beaver Street, 5th Floor
New York, New York 10004
Phone: 212-480-6700
Upper Manhattan Borough Rent Office
Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. Office Building
163 West 125th St, 5th Floor
New York, New York 10027
Phone: 212-961-8930
Queens Borough Rent Office and Enforcement Unit
Gertz Plaza
92-31 Union Hall Street
Jamaica, New York 11433
Phone: 718-739-6400
Westchester County Rent Office
75 South Broadway, 3rd Floor
White Plains, New York 10601
Phone: 914-948-4434