NYC Rent Guidelines Board – Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Tenant’s Rights Guide
New York State Attorney General (pdf)
NYS Division of Housing and Community Renewal (DHCR) – Office of Rent Administration
Information for rent-regulated tenants.
LawHelpNY.org Housing fact sheets
A comprehensive collection of tenants’ rights fact sheets and booklets.
Useful Information about Housing Rules
(NYC Dept. of Housing Preservation and Development (pdf)
New York City Affordable Housing
Information about available affordable housing, public housing, Section 8, evictions, and repairs, and information and resources for senior citizens and people with disabilities.
(NYS Consumer Protection Board ). Includes model lease (pdf).
Fair Housing Guide
(NYS Division of Human Rights) (4.1 MB pdf). Also in Spanish.
New York City and State Housing Standards
Tables identifying key statutory provisions; links to additional resources.
Statutory Rights of Residential Tenants in New York
Summaries and links to key state laws protecting tenants’ rights.
Tenant lawyer Steven De Castro’s guide to rent overcharges.
Posts on landlord-tenant law by tenant lawyer Steven De Castro