Rental Housing Resources

Resource Description For more information
Renters Resources Checklist A useful list of questions to utilize during apartment visits and talking to potential landlords
Renters Resources Checklist
Move in Checklist A checklist to utilize before moving in or out of a rental unit. The checklist provides a way to ensure that the move-in and move-out and condition of the apartment has been document and agreed upon by both the tenant and landlord
Tenant Rights The rights of residential tenants in New York State are protected by a variety of federal, state and local laws. In addition, areas of the State subject to rent stabilization, rent control or other rent regulation may have special rules that apply to certain dwellings. Tenants are advised to consult a lawyer regarding particular situations of concern.
Tenant's Rights Guide

Rental Assistance Learn more about renting and HUD rental assistance programs.

HUD Rental Help

Eviction Help A tenants guide to the non-payment eviction cases published by the New York State Unified Court System.
Tenants Guide for Non Payment Eviction Cases
NY Housing Search A free service to list and find affordable, accessible home and apartments across NY.
New York Housing Search
Information on Bed Bugs An informational pamphlet from NYS Integrated Pest Management Program addressing Bed Bugs.
Bed Bugs Pamphlet
Community Dispute Resolution Center Can provide help with landlord/tenant disputes through mediation services.
Community Dispute Resolution Center