Local Law of 2012 requires HPD to maintain on its website monthly reports that can be viewed by the general public. The report lists properties with twenty or more units for which a notice of foreclosure has been submitted to HPD.
Local Law 4 requires HPD to maintain on its website quarterly reports that can be viewed by the general public, The Quarterly report lists the number of foreclosure actions commenced during the previous quarter and reported to HPD.
This quarter, the Office of the Tenant Advocate (OTA) received 660 inquiries, 40 of which were referred to the Office of the Building Marshal (“OBM”) at the Department of Buildings, 15 to other DOB Enforcement Units and 49 to other city and state agencies. This total does not include the 319 complai
Announced by Mayor de Blasio in June of 2015, an interagency Three-Quarter Housing (TQH) Task Force reviews the use of three-quarter houses in New York City and promotes structural stability, fire safety, and tenant protections. The interagency Task Force includes DOB, FDNY, HPD, HRA and Law Dept.
In recent years, the City Council and de Blasio Administration have greatly expanded the funding for legal services for low-income New Yorkers facing civil proceedings in court. IBO examines how this funding for civil legal assistance has grown.
When a low-income household loses their income or faces an extraordinary bill, they can face a utilities cutoff--or eviction. Did the pandemic lead to a surge in one-time emergency housing grants by the city?
Local Law of 2012 requires HPD to maintain on its website monthly reports that can be viewed by the general public on its website. The report lists properties of twenty or more units for which a notice of foreclosure has been submitted to HPD.