Gothamist: Her Rent Was Supposed To Go Up By $35, But Her Landlord Asked For $1,100

By Elizabeth Kim
July 23, 2019

A little over one month after New York passed landmark new protections for renters, some tenants who pay preferential rents—those lower than the legal limits on their apartments—are already accusing their landlords of ignoring the rules by imposing illegal rent hikes.