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
14 cases in the past year

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

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 @RitchieTorres on Twitter
#2 Ritchie Torres
15th District - Bronx

Rent Overcharges
10 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:

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

Rent Overcharges
9 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Misc (Wills / Court Docs / etc.) Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Tax Preparation Assistance Parking Permits Police Precinct Housing Medicaid

Contact
Phone: 718-368-9176
Email: cdeutsch@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
#4 Ben Kallos
5th District - Manhattan

Rent Overcharges
6 cases in the past year

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

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

Rosie Mendez
New York City Council
NYC Council 2nd District
Councilperson Rmendez@council.nyc.gov 212-677-1077 Rosie Mendez Rosie Mendez @RosieMendez on Twitter
#4 Rosie Mendez
2nd District - Manhattan

Rent Overcharges
6 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
HOUSING DEVELOPMENT FUND CORPORATION COOPERA NYCHA Building Maintenance Heat / Hot Water Construction General NYCHA Transfers Affordable Housing / Apartment Emergency Repairs

Contact
Phone: 212-677-1077
Email: Rmendez@council.nyc.gov

Mark Levine
New York City Council
NYC Council 7th District
Councilperson District7@council.nyc.gov 212-928-6814 Mark Levine Mark Levine @MarkLevineNYC on Twitter
#4 Mark Levine
7th District - Manhattan

Rent Overcharges
6 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
U.S. Citizenship Affordable Housing / Apartment Eviction Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Lease Issue NYCHA New Application Green Card

Contact
Phone: 212-928-6814
Email: District7@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 Overcharges
6 cases in the past year

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

Contact
Phone: 212-828-9800
Email: mviverito@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
#8 Carlos Menchaca
38th District - Brooklyn

Rent Overcharges
5 cases in the past year

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

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

Andrew Cohen
New York City Council
NYC Council 11th District
Councilperson District11@council.nyc.gov 718-549-7300 Andrew Cohen Andrew Cohen @AndrewCohenNYC on Twitter
#9 Andrew Cohen
11th District - Bronx

Rent Overcharges
4 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Buses Tree Planting / Pruning Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Form Letter Con Edison Traffic Signals

Contact
Phone: 718-549-7300
Email: District11@council.nyc.gov

Fernando Cabrera
New York City Council
NYC Council 14th District
Councilperson 347-590-2874 Fernando Cabrera Fernando Cabrera @FCabreraNY on Twitter
10 Fernando Cabrera
14th District - Bronx

Rent Overcharges
3 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
HPD Housing Lottery Food Stamps Rental Arrears SCRIE Repair Assistance Landlord / Managing Agent Issues

Contact
Phone: 347-590-2874
Email:

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