Housing & Buildings Committee Hearing on June 11th, 2019


June 3, 2019

Mr. Robert Strong

Director of Legislative Impact Architects Council of New York City 14 East 38 Street 11 Fl NY, New York 10016

Dear Mr. Strong,

RE: Int 1423 - In relation to limiting the fees charged in a rental real estate transaction.

Int 1424 - In relation to limiting rental security deposits to one month of rent.

Int 1431 - In relation to requiring the return of security deposits within 60 days of the end of a lease.

Int 1432 - In relation to transparency in residential rental application fees.

Int 1433 - In relation to providing tenants the option of paying a security deposit in six equal monthly installments.

Int 1499 - In relation to the provision of tenant screening reports.

Please be advised that the Committee on Housing and Buildings will hold a hearing on Tuesday, June 11 2019 at 10:00 A.M. in the Council Chambers, New York, NY regarding the above-referred topics. To view the topics in detail, please CLICK HERE.

You are hereby invited to attend this hearing and testify therein. Please feel free to bring with you such members of your staff you deem appropriate to the subject matter.

If you plan to participate, it would be greatly appreciated if you could bring twenty (20) copies double-sided of your written testimony to the hearing.

I would appreciate receiving a response from you as to whether or not you will be able to attend. Thank you for your cooperation.


Jonathan Ettricks

Legislative Documents Unit

New York City Council

Access Provided: For questions about accessibility or to request additional accommodations please contact Nicole Benjamin (NBenjamin@council.nyc.gov or 212-482-5176) at least 72 hours before the hearing.

For all other questions about the hearing, please contact Audrey Son (ASon@council.nyc.gov or 212-482-5476).


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