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Read the research
reports that the RGB uses to determine the
The first two reports of 2014, the Income & Affordability Study and the Mortgage
Survey Report, as well as a Special Report, Comparing the Price Index of Operating Costs (PIOC) and the RGB Income and Expense (I&E) Study, may be read and
downloaded in the Housing
Research section of our website.
2014 RGB MEETING & HEARING SCHEDULE
Initial schedule of 2014 RGB Meetings now available
NYC Rent Guidelines Board has posted the schedule
of several upcoming public meetings. The
initial schedule may be viewed in the About
Us section of our website.
Video of the first two RGB public meetings is now available on YouTube.
Find out how much rent can increase in rent stabilized apartments, lofts & hotels
The NYC Rent Guidelines Board adopts renewal lease guidelines for rent stabilized apartments, lofts and hotels each year.
may view and download the Orders and Explanatory Statements detailing the current and previously
issued guidelines for apartments, lofts and hotels in
Guidelines section of our website.
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to the most frequently asked housing questions
Have a question? We may have the answer!
- How do I find a new apartment?
- Can I have a roommate?
- Am I allowed to sublet my apartment?
- May I break by lease?
- Is the rent I'm paying legal?
- How can I get something fixed in my apartment?
Answers to these and many other questions may be found
in the FAQ
section of the Housing
Resources section of our website.
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NYC can be a challenge, but our online resources may
you're new to the Big Apple or a lifelong resident, the Apartment
Guide section of our website offers a wealth of useful
resources, including a top-ten list of important info,
apartment hunting links, what to know before you sign a
lease and much more.
Online Affordable Housing Resource Center
Affordable Housing Resource Center offers information on
all aspects of City housing, including renting an apartment,
buying a home, affordable housing lottery listings, apartment
maintenance issues and more.
NYC Housing Connect
NYC Housing Connect is a portal to search and apply for affordable housing opportunities in New York City. On the site, you can learn how to apply for affordable housing; view current and upcoming housing opportunities; and apply to housing options for which you may qualify.
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