Post Tagged with: "Advantage rent assistance"

Sign My Petition? For What? NY Election Process

Sign My Petition? For What? NY Election Process

July 8, 2013 at 1:47 pm 0 comments

Sign Here!! What’s with the clipboards and the green forms? They’re in parks, subway stops, retail areas, walking the streets and at local community functions – What are they asking me to sign? I’m sure you’ve seen them since the beginning of June, but definitely out in full force overRead More

Please Note: November and December Advantage rents will be paid

December 16, 2011 at 9:26 pm 1 comment

The City has announced it will pay Advantage rents for November and December, including any late fees that were incurred due to this late decision. These payments will only be made for Advantage tenants currently within their lease period. We do not know if any rent will be paid goingRead More

Advantage Tenants: The City Must Pay Your Advantage Rent for Now

June 10, 2011 at 2:40 pm 0 comments

The March, New York City told 15,000 Advantage households that it would no longer pay Advantage rent subsidies. Legal Aid and Weil won court orders requiring the City to pay the Advantage rent due in April and May of 2011. On June 2, 2011, an appellate court ordered the CityRead More

NYC to terminate Advantage Rental Assistance Program

March 26, 2011 at 10:36 pm 6 comments

New York City has recently sent notices to 15,000 recipients of Advantage rent supplements stating that it will terminate their vouchers on March31 and offering no other form of rental assistance to replace it.  Here are two articles about the program cuts: (1) from the New York Times, 3/10/11, “CityRead More