It is important to note that these FAQs are not intended as a substitute for the definitions, interpretations, etc., contained in the respective rent regulatory statutes, codes, and regulations themselves, or any administrative or court decision construing such statutes, codes, and regulations, or any order of the New York City or County Rent Guidelines Boards.

FAQ Topics

HCR Information

NYS Homes and Community Renewal’s Office of Rent Administration (HCR-ORA) also offers information on their site:

In addition:

The recently established Mayor’s Office to Protect Tenants offers an FAQ page.

HPD provides a Tenants’ Rights FAQ.