Rent Overcharges

The 10 most active New York City Council members providing free personal Rent Overcharges 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 Overcharges
7 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Lease Issue SCRIE NYCHA Misc. Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Building Maintenance Eviction

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

Corey Johnson
New York City Council
NYC Council 3rd District
Councilperson district3@council.nyc.gov 212-564-7757 Corey Johnson Corey Johnson @CoreyinNYC on Twitter
#2 Corey Johnson
3rd District - Manhattan

Rent Overcharges
6 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Buses Restaurant Bicycles Bus Shelter / Stop Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Homeless Encampment Affordable Housing / Apartment

Contact
Phone: 212-564-7757
Email: district3@council.nyc.gov

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
#2 Ben Kallos
5th District - Manhattan

Rent Overcharges
6 cases in the past year

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

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

Ritchie Torres
New York City Council
NYC Council 15th District
Councilperson 718-842-8100 Ritchie Torres @CMRitchieTorres on Twitter
#4 Ritchie Torres
15th District - Bronx
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 Overcharges
4 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Heat / Hot Water NYCHA Building Maintenance Garage and Parking Lot Noise - Other NYCHA Transfers Senior Housing

Contact
Phone: 212-587-3159
Email: chin@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 @JimmyVanBramer on Twitter
#5 Jimmy Van Bramer
26th District - Queens

Rent Overcharges
4 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Bicycles Pedestrian Safety NYCHA Building Maintenance Lobbying Illegal Parking Police Precinct Park Maintenance

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

Chaim M. Deutsch
New York City Council
NYC Council 48th District
Councilperson cdeutsch@council.nyc.gov 718-368-9176 Chaim M. Deutsch @ChaimDeutsch on Twitter
#7 Chaim M. Deutsch
48th District - Brooklyn

Rent Overcharges
3 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Misc (Wills / Court Docs / etc.) Museums Food Pantry Tax Preparation Assistance Rain Barrel Police Precinct Landlord / Managing Agent Issues

Contact
Phone: 718-368-9176
Email: cdeutsch@council.nyc.gov

Laurie Cumbo
New York City Council
NYC Council 35th District
Councilperson LCumbo@council.nyc.gov 718-260-9191 Laurie Cumbo Laurie Cumbo @cmlauriecumbo on Twitter
#8 Laurie Cumbo
35th District - Brooklyn

Rent Overcharges
2 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Building Maintenance Eviction Affordable Housing / Apartment Letter of Support Parking Restrictions

Contact
Phone: 718-260-9191
Email: LCumbo@council.nyc.gov

Steven Matteo
New York City Council
NYC Council 50th District
Councilperson SMatteo@council.nyc.gov 718-980-1017 Steven Matteo Steven Matteo @StevenMatteo on Twitter
#8 Steven Matteo
50th District - Staten Island

Rent Overcharges
2 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Street Resurfacing Recycling Street Signs SCHE Tax Exemption CLEAN-UPS Litter

Contact
Phone: 718-980-1017
Email: SMatteo@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
10 Melissa Mark-Viverito
8th District - Manhattan & Bronx

Rent Overcharges
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
NYCHA Misc. NYCHA Building Maintenance Food Stamps Building Maintenance Lease Issue NYCHA Transfers Landlord / Managing Agent Issues

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

Rent Overcharges Service Activity

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

Year Cumulative Casework

Total Weekly Activity