NYC Rent Guidelines Board Proposed Guidelines 2016

Proposed Rules: Closed to Comments (View Public Comments Received:2)

Agency:
Comment By: 
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Download Copy of Proposed Rule (.pdf): 

STATEMENT OF BASIS AND PURPOSE

 

PROPOSED 2016 APARTMENT AND LOFT ORDER (#48)

 

The Rent Guidelines Board is authorized to promulgate rent guidelines governing apartment units subject to the Rent Stabilization Law of 1969, as amended, and the Emergency Tenant Protection Act of 1974, as amended. The purpose of these guidelines is to implement the public policy set forth in Findings and Declaration of Emergency of the Rent Stabilization Law of 1969 (§26-501 of the N.Y.C. Administrative Code) and in the Legislative Finding contained in the Emergency Tenant Protection Act of 1974 (L.1974 c. 576, §4 [§2]).

 

The Rent Guidelines Board is also authorized to promulgate rent guidelines for loft units subject to Section 286 subdivision 7 of the Multiple Dwelling Law. The purpose of the loft guidelines is to implement the public policy set forth in the Legislative Findings of Article 7-C of the Multiple Dwelling Law (Section 280).

 

PROPOSED 2016 HOTEL ORDER (#46)

  

The Rent Guidelines Board is authorized to promulgate rent guidelines governing hotel units subject to the Rent Stabilization Law of 1969, as amended, and the Emergency Tenant Protection Act of 1974, as amended. The purpose of these guidelines is to implement the public policy set forth in Findings and Declaration of Emergency of the Rent Stabilization Law of 1969 (§26-501 of the N.Y.C. Administrative Code) and in the Legislative Finding contained in the Emergency Tenant Protection Act of 1974 (L.1974 c. 576, §4 [§2]).

Public Hearing
Subject: 

Pursuant to Section 1043 of the City Charter and the hearing requirements of the Rent Stabilization Law of 1969, as amended, (Section 26-510(h) N.Y.C. Administrative Code) a public hearing on the proposed guidelines shall be held in Downtown Manhattan. This is the fourth of five hearings. Additional hearings will be held in Queens on 6/9/2016 from 5:30pm to 8:30pm; Brooklyn on 6/13/2016 from 5pm to 8pm; the Bronx on 5/16/2016 from 5pm to 8pm; and Upper Manhattan on 6/21/2016 from 5pm to 8pm.

Public Hearing Date: 
Monday, June 20, 2016 -
2:00pm to 8:00pm
Contact: 

In relation to the public hearings, registration of speakers is required. Pre-registration of speakers is now being accepted and is advised. Those who wish to pre-register may call (212) 669-7480.

Location: 
The Great Hall at Cooper Union
7 East 7 Street
New York, NY 10003