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Community Development Regional Offices
Executive Offices
Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity
Housing Operations Offices
Office of Community Renewal
Rent Administration
SONYMA
Other Offices

HCR'S Main Toll-Free Phone Number:


For general information and questions:
Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
1-866-ASK-DHCR(1-866-275-3427)

Other Informational Phone Numbers:


Manufactured Homes Hotline: 1-800-432-4210

Mitchell-Lama Hotline:
Also see the Mitchell-Lama Online Complaint Form
and Frequently Asked Questions
1-866-463-7753

Rent Info Line:
Assistance Available in Multiple Languages
   718-739-6400

Statewide Section 8 Voucher Program:    212-480-7221

Email:


General information and questions: HCRInfo@nyshcr.org

Owner/Tenant (rent stabilized or rent control) matters: RentInfo@nyshcr.org

Info regarding Community Development Programs: CDInfo@nyshcr.org

Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program: Section8Info@nyshcr.org

Section 8 Project-Based Contract Administration S8PBCA@nyshcr.org

Technical issues or problems using the site: Webmaster@nyshcr.org

Executive Offices:


Albany
Hampton Plaza
38-40 State Street
Albany, NY 12207
Phone: 518-473-2526

Directions to Hampton Plaza

New York City
25 Beaver Street
New York, New York 10004
Phone: 212-480-6700


Rent Administration
Gertz Plaza
92-31 Union Hall Street
Jamaica, New York 11433
Phone: 718-739-6400

Directions to Gertz Plaza Rent Office

Local borough and district rent offices




HCR Regional Offices:


New York City, Long Island, Hudson Valley

Greg Watson
641 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10022
Phone: 212-688-4000

Counties Served: Bronx, Kings, New York, Queens, Richmond, Nassau, Suffolk, Rockland, Westchester, Putnam, Orange, Dutchess, Ulster, Sullivan.


Finger Lakes, Western NY, Southern Tier

Leonard Skrill
Electric Tower, Suite 105, 535 Washington Street, Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: 716-847-7955

Counties Served: Orleans, Genesee, Wyoming, Monroe, Livingston, Wayne, Ontario, Seneca, Yates, Niagara, Erie, Chautauqua, Cattaraugus, Allegany, Steuben, Schuyler, Chemung, Tompkins, Tioga, Broome, Chenango, Delaware



Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity:


Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity
38-40 State St.
Albany, NY 12207
Phone: 518-474-6157

Contract Compliance 518-474-6157

Equal Employment Opportunity Unit 518-474-6157

Fair Housing Unit 518-474-6157

Housing Operations Offices:

25 Beaver Street, 6th Floor,
New York, New York 10004
 
Architecture & Engineering 212-480-7397
Housing Audits & Accounts 212-480-7224
Housing Management 212-480-7343
       Asset Management Unit
       Hampton Plaza
       38-40 State Street, 5th Floor
       Albany, New York 12207
518-402-3229 or
518-474-9583
Statewide Section 8 Voucher Program 212-480-7221    Section8Info@nyshcr.org
Subsidy Services


Section 8 Project-Based Contract Administration Unit
Hampton Plaza
38-40 State Street
Albany, New York 12207
Phone: 518-486-5147
S8PBCA@nyshcr.org
212-480-6672    Section8Info@nyshcr.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Office of Community Renewal:


Hampton Plaza
38-40 State Street, 4th Floor
Albany, NY 12207
Phone: (518) 474-2057
Fax: (518) 474-5247
E-Mail: HCRinfo@nyshcr.org

Rent Administration Borough and District Offices:

The Borough and District Rent Offices provide information and assistance to tenants and owners of rent controlled and rent stabilized apartments. Tenants can request registered rent histories of their apartment as well as information about cases that may affect their rent. In addition, they can access Fact Sheets and forms on many topics including rent overcharges, leases, services and security deposits.

Owners can request registered rent rolls for the building, case information and related copies of orders. They can also receive technical assistance in completing rent registration forms and applications pertaining to major capital improvements, rent restoration, and Rent Control- fuel and MBR reports.

All District Offices are open from 9:00am to 5:00pm.



Bronx Borough Rent Office
2400 Halsey Street
1st Floor
Bronx, New York 10461
Phone: 718-430-0880
Directions
By Train: Take the #6 Train to Zerega Avenue. Come down the train stairs. Exit to the right (east). Walk down the street two blocks and make a left turn onto Halsey. You will see a tan building on the right that is 2400 Halsey Street.
From Queens by Car: Merge onto I-678 toward Whitestone Bridge. I-678 North becomes Hutchinson River Parkway North. Take the exit toward Local Streets. Turn slight right onto Bruckner Blvd. Turn slight right onto ramp. Turn right onto Zerega Avenue. Turn right onto Halsey Street.
From Brooklyn by Car: Merge onto I-678 toward Whitestone Bridge. I-678 North becomes Hutchinson River Parkway North. Take the exit toward Local Streets. Turn slight right onto Bruckner Blvd. Turn slight right onto ramp. Turn right onto Zerega Avenue. Turn right onto Halsey Street.
From Manhattan by Car: Take the I-95 North Cross Bronx Expressway/I-95 North toward North and East. Take the exit (exit number 8) toward Castle Hill Avenue. Turn slight left onto Cross Bronx Expressway. Turn left onto Castle Hill Avenue. Turn right onto Westchester Avenue. Turn right onto Zerega Avenue. Turn left onto Halsey Street.
By Subway: Take the # 6 train to Zerega Avenue. Exit on the right side of train Station, Walk up Zerega approximately 2 blocks to Halsey Street. Make a left on Halsey Street, Metro is the tan Building on the right -2400 Halsey

Lower Manhattan Borough Rent Office
25 Beaver Street, 5th Floor
New York, New York 10004
Directions
Take the #4 or #5 train to Bowling Green, then walk East on Beaver to 25 Beaver Street, 5th Floor. Take the J or Z train to the last stop on the line (Broad Street) to Beaver, then make a right on Beaver (West).


Brooklyn Borough Rent Office
55 Hanson Place, Room 702
Brooklyn, New York 11217
Phone: 718-722-4778
Directions
The G train stops at the Fulton Street train station. The Q,D.N,R, 3 and 4 trains stop at the Atlantic Avenue train station at all times. The M and 5 trains stop at this station only during the rush hours. The C train stops at the Lafayette Avenue Station. LIRR to Atlantic Avenue.

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
Directions
The closest subway is the 7th Avenue line(red line). The #2 & #3 train to 125th street. This will leave you on 125th and Lenox Avenue. It is one block walking distance from the State office building.


Buffalo Rent Office
535 Washington Street, Suite 105
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: 716-847-7955

Westchester County Rent Office
75 South Broadway, 3rd Floor
White Plains, New York 10601
Phone: 914-948-4434


Queens Rent Office
Gertz Plaza
92-31 Union Hall Street
Jamaica, New York 11433
Phone: 718-739-6400

Directions to Gertz Plaza Rent Office

Enforcement Unit
Gertz Plaza
92-31 Union Hall Street
Jamaica, NY 11433

SONYMA:

  Home Buyers Hotline: 1-800-382-HOME (4663)    
  Statewide Headquarters:
641 Lexington Avenue, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10022
Telephone: (212) 688-4000
Fax: (212) 872-0789
  Albany Office:
Hampton Plaza
38-40 State Street, Office 8N
Albany, NY 12207

Buffalo Office:
535 Washington Street , Suite 102
Buffalo, NY 14203


Telephone: (716) 853-1548
Fax: (716) 852-2989

Or, contact us by email at BHyatt@nyshcr.org

 

Other Offices:


Press Office/Communications Unit 212-872-0338

Energy and Rehabilitation Services 518-474-5700

Environmental Analysis Unit 518-473-0457

Last updated on 03/06/14