Rent Increases

The 10 most active New York City Council members providing free personal Rent Increases assistance to New Yorkers like you.


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Helen Rosenthal
New York City Council
NYC Council 6th District
Councilperson Helen@HelenRosenthal.com 212-873-0282 Helen Rosenthal Helen Rosenthal @HelenRosenthal on Twitter
#1 Helen Rosenthal
6th District - Manhattan

Rent Increases
23 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Lease Issue Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Affordable Housing / Apartment Eviction Repair Assistance NYCHA Building Maintenance

Contact
Phone: 212-873-0282
Email: Helen@HelenRosenthal.com

Ritchie Torres
New York City Council
NYC Council 15th District
Councilperson 718-842-8100 Ritchie Torres Ritchie Torres @SpeakerQuinn on Twitter
#2 Ritchie Torres
15th District - Bronx

Rent Increases
15 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Tax Preparation Assistance U.S. Citizenship Affordable Housing / Apartment Repair Assistance Green Card NYCHA Building Maintenance

Contact
Phone: 718-842-8100
Email:

Ben Kallos
New York City Council
NYC Council 5th District
Councilperson BKallos@council.nyc.gov 212-860-1950 Ben Kallos Ben Kallos @BenKallos on Twitter
#3 Ben Kallos
5th District - Manhattan

Rent Increases
11 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Eviction Construction General Lease Issue Misc (Wills / Court Docs / etc.) Affordable Housing / Apartment

Contact
Phone: 212-860-1950
Email: BKallos@council.nyc.gov

Melissa Mark-Viverito
New York City Council
NYC Council 8th District
Councilperson mviverito@council.nyc.gov 212-828-9800 Melissa Mark-Viverito Melissa Mark-Viverito @MMViverito on Twitter
#4 Melissa Mark-Viverito
8th District - Manhattan & Bronx

Rent Increases
10 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
NYCHA Building Maintenance NYCHA Misc. Food Stamps Maintenance Affordable Housing / Apartment Heat / Hot Water NYCHA Transfers

Contact
Phone: 212-828-9800
Email: mviverito@council.nyc.gov

Jimmy Van Bramer
New York City Council
NYC Council 26th District
Councilperson JVanBramer@council.nyc.gov 718-383-9566 Jimmy Van Bramer Jimmy Van Bramer @JimmyVanBramer on Twitter
#5 Jimmy Van Bramer
26th District - Queens

Rent Increases
9 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Land Use: Application / Process Voting Information Lobbying Bicycles NYCHA Building Maintenance Police Precinct Illegal Parking

Contact
Phone: 718-383-9566
Email: JVanBramer@council.nyc.gov

Antonio Reynoso
New York City Council
NYC Council 34th District
Councilperson areynoso@council.nyc.gov 718-963-3141 Antonio Reynoso Antonio Reynoso @CMReynoso34 on Twitter
#5 Antonio Reynoso
34th District - Brooklyn

Rent Increases
9 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Tax Preparation Assistance Tax Assessments Food Stamps HPD Lottery Affordable Housing / Apartment Section 8

Contact
Phone: 718-963-3141
Email: areynoso@council.nyc.gov

Margaret Chin
New York City Council
NYC Council 1st District
Councilperson chin@council.nyc.gov 212-587-3159 Margaret Chin Margaret Chin @CM_MargaretChin on Twitter
#5 Margaret Chin
1st District - Manhattan

Rent Increases
9 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Heat / Hot Water Eviction Noise - Construction NYCHA Building Maintenance Noise - Other Gas

Contact
Phone: 212-587-3159
Email: chin@council.nyc.gov

Mathieu Eugene
New York City Council
NYC Council 40th District
Councilperson mathieu.eugene@council.nyc.gov 718-287-8762 Mathieu Eugene Mathieu Eugene @CMMathieuEugene on Twitter
#8 Mathieu Eugene
40th District - Brooklyn

Rent Increases
8 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Literary Services for Immigrants U.S. Citizenship Immigration HPD Housing Lottery Translation Services Affordable Housing / Apartment

Contact
Phone: 718-287-8762
Email: mathieu.eugene@council.nyc.gov

Peter Koo
New York City Council
NYC Council 20th District
Councilperson pkoo@council.nyc.gov 718-888-8747 Peter Koo @CMPeterKoo on Twitter
#8 Peter Koo
20th District - Queens

Rent Increases
8 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Lifeline U.S. Citizenship Green Card Misc (Wills / Court Docs / etc.) Food Stamps Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Medicaid

Contact
Phone: 718-888-8747
Email: pkoo@council.nyc.gov

Carlos Menchaca
New York City Council
NYC Council 38th District
Councilperson info38@council.nyc.gov 718-439-9012 Carlos Menchaca Carlos Menchaca @cmenchaca on Twitter
10 Carlos Menchaca
38th District - Brooklyn

Rent Increases
7 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
U.S. Citizenship Green Card Visas Eviction Misc (Wills / Court Docs / etc.) DACA - Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival

Contact
Phone: 718-439-9012
Email: info38@council.nyc.gov

Rent Increases Service Activity

These charts show the cumulative number of Rent Increases cases for each NYC Council District and the total weekly amount of Rent Increases casework for all New York City Council members over the last year.

Year Cumulative Casework

Total Weekly Activity