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

Rent Overcharges
9 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

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
8 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Eviction Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Senior Housing Construction General Affordable Housing / Apartment 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 @RitchieTorres on Twitter
#3 Ritchie Torres
15th District - Bronx
Helen Rosenthal
New York City Council
NYC Council 6th District
Councilperson Helen@HelenRosenthal.com 212-873-0282 Helen Rosenthal Helen Rosenthal @HelenRosenthal on Twitter
#4 Helen Rosenthal
6th District - Manhattan

Rent Overcharges
6 cases in the past year

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

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

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
#5 Chaim M. Deutsch
48th District - Brooklyn

Rent Overcharges
4 cases in the past year

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

Contact
Phone: 718-368-9176
Email: cdeutsch@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 Overcharges
4 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Heat / Hot Water NYCHA Building Maintenance Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Affordable Housing / Apartment HPD Housing Lottery Eviction

Contact
Phone: 212-587-3159
Email: chin@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
#5 Ydanis Rodriguez
10th District - Manhattan

Rent Overcharges
4 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
NYCHA New Application FEPS - Family Eviction Prevention Subsidy NYCHA Misc. Landlord / Managing Agent Issues U.S. Citizenship Gas

Contact
Phone: 917-521-2616
Email: yrodriguez@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
#8 Jimmy Van Bramer
26th District - Queens

Rent Overcharges
3 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
NYCHA Building Maintenance Bicycles SCRIE Lobbying Illegal Parking NYCHA Misc. Homeless Shelter - DHS

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

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

Rent Overcharges
3 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
NYCHA Building Maintenance NYCHA Transfers NYCHA Misc. Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Affordable Housing / Apartment Land Use: Application / Process Construction General

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
10 Mark Levine
7th District - Manhattan

Rent Overcharges
2 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Food Pantry Lease Issue Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Civil Service Commission U.S. Citizenship Affordable Housing / Apartment NYCHA New Application

Contact
Phone: 212-928-6814
Email: District7@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