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Rent Info Line: 718-739-6400

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Office of Rent Administration

Recently revised forms and information:
Immigration Status, Housing Discrimination and Tenant Harassment Frequently Asked Questions - [ PDF]

Our Core Case Processing
In October, the Office of Rent Administration issued:

  • 44 Rent Overcharge Orders establishing legal rents and directing refunds in excess of $258,000
  • 52 Lease Renewal Orders directing the issuance or correction of a lease renewal
  • 128 Decrease in Services Orders directing that repairs be made and rents lowered until such time that repairs are made
  • 84 Major Capital Improvement Orders for the installation of new items such as boilers, windows and roofs valued in excess of $12,630,000 benefiting over  3,444 apartments
  • 100 building owners received technical assistance with online filings at the Borough/District Rent Offices and over 13,500  tenants and owners were given access to records, applications and information at these offices and by contacting the  Info Line

Rent Registration and Rent Increases