PROPOSED GUIDELINES FOR LEASES RENEWING BETWEEN 10/1/2017 AND 9/30/2018
Public Notice now available
NYC Rent Guidelines Board has posted the proposed guidelines for rent stabilized apartments, lofts, and hotel units for leases renewing between 10/1/2017 and 9/30/2018.
All the procedures and proposed guidelines may be found in the Public Notice (in pdf format). The Public Notice is also available in html format (translatable option).
The proposed guidelines may also be viewed and comments may be submitted on the Rules of the City of New York Information Center (NYC Rules) website.
Pre-registration is now open for those wishing to speak at any of the five public hearings (the
schedule may be viewed in the About
Us section of our website). Call 212-669-7480 and press 0 to register to speak.
The final vote will be held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 in Mason Hall at Baruch College (17 Lexington Ave, corner of 23rd St).
2017 RGB MEETING & HEARING SCHEDULE
Full 2017 schedule available
NYC Rent Guidelines Board has posted the complete schedule
of meetings and hearings, including the dates and locations of the five public hearings (June 5-19) and final vote (Tuesday, June 27, 7pm). The
schedule may be viewed in the About
Us section of our website.
The NYC Rent Guidelines Board offers email notices of upcoming meetings and hearings. To subscribe to our notices, visit the NYC.gov Email Updates page and select the "NYC Rent Guidelines Board Announcements" newsletter. If you have previously signed up for NYC.gov email updates and wish to subscribe to RGB Announcements, or wish to unsubscribe, visit the NYC.gov Unsubscribe/Modify page instead.
Video of RGB public meetings, hearings, and votes are available on YouTube. Video will be posted within three days following each meeting and hearing.
Read the research
reports that the RGB uses to determine the
NYC Rent Guidelines Board annually
prepares six research studies:
and Expense Study
Index of Operating Costs
and Affordability Study
to the Rent Stabilized Housing Stock in NYC
- Housing Supply Report
All six reports for 2017 have been released, and may be read and
downloaded in the Housing
Research section of our website.
Find out how much rent can increase in rent stabilized apartments, lofts & hotels
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
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- Can I have a roommate?
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- 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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you're new to the Big Apple or a lifelong resident, the Apartment
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lease and much more.
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