Tenants, landlords testify at Rent Guideline’s Board meeting at Borough Hall

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Many residents complain that landlords are trying to push them out so they can charge new tenants market rate. (Credit: News 12)

Brooklyn tenants pushing for affordable housing and landlords in favor of rent hikes testified during a meeting at Borough Hall Wednesday night.

Tenant groups pushed the Rent Guideline’s Board for a zero percent increase on rent stabilized apartments. They say they just want fair housing.

The Crown Heights Tenants Union, the Flatbush Tenant Coaltition and other tenant groups all testified,...

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