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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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
#1 Margaret Chin
1st District - Manhattan

Rent Overcharges
6 cases in the past year

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

Contact
Phone: 212-587-3159
Email: chin@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
#1 Ben Kallos
5th District - Manhattan

Rent Overcharges
6 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Construction General Building Maintenance Noise - Construction Affordable Housing / Apartment Eviction

Contact
Phone: 212-860-1950
Email: BKallos@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 Chaim M. Deutsch @ChaimDeutsch on Twitter
#3 Chaim M. Deutsch
48th District - Brooklyn

Rent Overcharges
5 cases in the past year

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

Contact
Phone: 718-368-9176
Email: cdeutsch@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
#3 Helen Rosenthal
6th District - Manhattan

Rent Overcharges
5 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Lease Issue NYCHA Misc. SCRIE Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Eviction Affordable Housing / Apartment

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

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
#5 Melissa Mark-Viverito
8th District - Manhattan & Bronx

Rent Overcharges
4 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
NYCHA Misc. NYCHA Building Maintenance Food Stamps Building Maintenance Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Affordable Housing / Apartment 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 @JimmyVanBramer on Twitter
#5 Jimmy Van Bramer
26th District - Queens

Rent Overcharges
4 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Bicycles NYCHA Building Maintenance Lobbying Illegal Parking NYCHA Misc. Police Precinct Tree Planting / Pruning

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

Ritchie Torres
New York City Council
NYC Council 15th District
Councilperson 718-842-8100 Ritchie Torres @CMRitchieTorres on Twitter
#5 Ritchie Torres
15th District - Bronx
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 Street Signs Pot Holes SCHE Litter Tax Exemption E-Waste Pickups

Contact
Phone: 718-980-1017
Email: SMatteo@council.nyc.gov

Ydanis Rodriguez
New York City Council
NYC Council 10th District
Councilperson yrodriguez@council.nyc.gov 917-521-2616 Ydanis Rodriguez @ydanis on Twitter
#8 Ydanis Rodriguez
10th District - Manhattan

Rent Overcharges
2 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
NYCHA New Application Section 8 HPD Housing Lottery Affordable Housing / Apartment Gas Senior Housing

Contact
Phone: 917-521-2616
Email: yrodriguez@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 @ReynosoBrooklyn on Twitter
#8 Antonio Reynoso
34th District - Brooklyn

Rent Overcharges
2 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Tax Preparation Assistance Section 8 Food Stamps Medicaid SCRIE HPD-owned Building Condition Lifeline

Contact
Phone: 718-963-3141
Email: areynoso@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