Your Rights as a Tenant

Rent Guidelines Board (RGB)

Leases starting or renewing on October 1, 2023, through September 30, 2024:

  • 1-year lease: 3%
  • 2-year lease: first year 2.75%; second year 3.2% of the amount charged in the first year

For the second year in a row, the mayor's RGB jacks up the rent.

Historical increases.

"An Introduction to the NYC Rent Guidelines Board and the Rent Stabilization System"

TA statement on the 2022–2023 rent increases

Rent Guidelines Board 2024-2025: invited testimony of attorney Tim Collins 4/25/24 starts at 1:33:39

Rent Guidelines Board 2022–2023: invited testimony of attorney Tim Collins 4/26/22