September 17, 2019
Mike Connolly and Nika C. Elugardo’s bill, which proposes to end the preemption on local authorities implementing rent control measures in Massachusetts, is referred to committee on housing.
Full guide on how to navigate COVID-19 as a landlord or renter in NYS: http://rentprep.com/landlord-tips/coronavirus-resources-new-york/
General Landlord Resources – https://hcr.ny.gov/
State Mortgage & Expense Forbearance Resource Page – https://www.dfs.ny.gov/
State Eviction & Nonpayment Resource Page – https://www.nyhousing.org/
State Rent Assistance Resource Page – https://access.nyc.gov/
Business Assistance – https://www1.nyc.gov/
Q: Can I still close on my property in state?
A: Yes – https://www.cnn.com/2020/03/19/success/real-estate-coronavirus/index.html
Q: Do I still have to pay property taxes?
A: Yes – https://portal.311.nyc.gov/article/?kanumber=KA-01253
Q: Do I still have to pay my water bill?
A: Depends on the city you live in – https://www.politico.com/