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Despite Eviction Decline, Tenants Seek Protection

Juan Nuñez, who is a tenant leader, says his neighbors need more rent protection
(photo: Riverdale Press/Julius Constantine Motal)

The Riverdale Press has a story on an adovocate who says that even though reports show that evictions have dropped in the city by 10%, people in his Kingsbridge Heights neighborhood continue to be threatened with expulsion.

Reports also show that the Bronx saw a 21% decrease in evictions, but Juan Nuñez, who leads a Kingsbridge Terrace building’s tenants association, says that rent is already too high and many landlords harrass tenants with increasing rent for repairs.

Advocates like Nuñez have been urging lawmakers to support universal rent control.

Read the full April 14, 2019 report by Zak Kostro in Riverdale Press…

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