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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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
#1 Corey Johnson
3rd District - Manhattan

Rent Overcharges
7 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
ECONOMY-JOBS PUBLIC SAFETY Homeless Encampment Homeless Shelter - DHS CONSUMER COMPLAINTS Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Bicycles

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
5 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Eviction Construction General Lease Issue Heat / Hot Water Misc (Wills / Court Docs / etc.)

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
#2 Ritchie Torres
15th District - Bronx

Rent Overcharges
5 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Tax Preparation Assistance U.S. Citizenship Affordable Housing / Apartment Immigration Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Building Maintenance

Contact
Phone: 718-842-8100
Email:

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
#4 Jimmy Van Bramer
26th District - Queens

Rent Overcharges
2 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Bicycles Pedestrian Safety Lobbying NYCHA Building Maintenance Illegal Parking Street Lights

Contact
Phone: 718-383-9566
Email: JVanBramer@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
#4 Margaret Chin
1st District - Manhattan

Rent Overcharges
2 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Heat / Hot Water NYCHA Building Maintenance Noise - Other Unemployment Insurance NYCHA Safety and Security Landlord / Managing Agent Issues

Contact
Phone: 212-587-3159
Email: chin@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
#6 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 Lease Issue NYCHA Transfers Section 8 Landlord / Managing Agent Issues

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

Maria del Carmen Arroyo
New York City Council
NYC Council 17th District
Councilperson salamanca@council.nyc.gov 718-402-6130 Maria del Carmen Arroyo Maria del Carmen Arroyo @Salamancajr80 on Twitter
#6 Maria del Carmen Arroyo
17th District - Bronx

Rent Overcharges
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
Heat / Hot Water Rental Arrears Street Lights Section 8 Repair Assistance Housing Discrimination Rent Overcharges

Contact
Phone: 718-402-6130
Email: salamanca@council.nyc.gov

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

Rent Overcharges
1 case in the past year

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

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

James Vacca
New York City Council
NYC Council 13th District
Councilperson jvacca@council.nyc.gov 718-931-1721 James Vacca James Vacca @JamesVacca13 on Twitter
#6 James Vacca
13th District - Bronx

Rent Overcharges
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
Unemployment Insurance General Welfare Economy-Jobs Con Edison Violation Tree Planting / Pruning

Contact
Phone: 718-931-1721
Email: jvacca@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
#6 Chaim M. Deutsch
48th District - Brooklyn

Rent Overcharges
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
Tax Preparation Assistance Misc (Wills / Court Docs / etc.) Food Pantry Unemployment Insurance Property Tax Bill SCHE Museums

Contact
Phone: 718-368-9176
Email: cdeutsch@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