The Prospect Heights Neighborhood Development Council

Buildings which are used for residential purposes.

Know Your Rights. Keep Your Apartment

Start Date: 
June 19, 2017 - 7:00pm
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Prospect Heights Neighborhood Development Council
PS 9
80 Underhill Avenue
United States

Join PHNDC, IMPACCT Brooklyn, and the PS9 PTO for a community forum on how Prospect Heights tenants can take action against displacement pressure affecting our community.

Find out about:

  • Your rights as a tenant in New York City
  • What to do if you are pressured or harassed by your landlord
  • Eligibility for NYC rent freeze programs and help to apply
  • How to apply for NYC affordable housing
  •, a new free service that can help you take action on repair and landlord harassment issues!

Check out our Six Steps for Tenants to find out how to begin taking action to keep your apartment, and click here to find out how to sign up for

Open to: 
General public

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Posted: June 5, 2017 - 9:52am

Need help getting repairs in your apartment? PHNDC is teaming up with and IMPACCT Brooklyn to make it easier for you to document neglectful conditions in your building, and take action.

Step 6: Keep your housing options open

Posted: June 5, 2017 - 9:43am

Thousands of new affordable apartments will be build over the next decade in this part of Brooklyn. You have a chance to win one.

Step 5: Grow your circle

Posted: June 5, 2017 - 9:36am

You, your neighbors, and your community are stronger together.

Step 4: Connect with help

Posted: June 5, 2017 - 9:27am

Community-based organizations are here to assist you.

Step 3: Build your case

Posted: June 5, 2017 - 9:19am

Tenant harassment is illegal. Don’t let your landlord get away with it.

What is tenant harassment?

Tenant harassment is what happens when building owners attempt to force tenants to leave their apartments or surrender their rights. Harassment can include: