Rent Leveling Board

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The office staff assists landlords and tenants in understating the impact the Municipal Rent Control Ordinance, Chapter 155, may have on their properties and apartments. Technical assistance is provided on a wide variety of rental issues which cover such matters as: which apartments are subject to local rent control laws; what is the legal base rent; what rent increases the law permits; annual cost of living adjustments; tax surcharges; water/sewer surcharges; capital improvement surcharges; hardship increases; vacancy decontrol and annual registration requirements. Files on all residential properties are maintained for public inspection if owners and/or tenants have questions regarding a particular property.

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RENT LEVELING BOARD

In conjunction with this office, a 9 person citizen board convenes bi-monthly to review appeals, uphold City ordinances, and pass regulations. 

STATE AND COUNTY RESOURCES

Tenants’ Rights in New Jersey: A Legal Handbook for New Jersey Tenants.

TRUTH IN RENTING BOOKLET: TRUTH IN RENTING BOOKLET

Hudson County Housing Resource CenterAddress: 574 Newark Ave, 3rd floor, Jersey City, NJ 07306Phone: 201-795-5615Email: ClearinghouseHRC@msn.com

CITY DOCUMENTS AND RESOURCES

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Rent Leveling & Stabilization Board

Name
Title
Appointment/
Reappointment
Expiration
Term
Michael Mastropasqua
Chair
Feb. 21, 2018
Dec. 31, 2022
term of the Mayor
Jason Maurer
Vice-Chair
Feb. 21, 2018
Dec. 31, 2022
term of the Mayor
Cheryl Fallick
Regular Member
Feb. 21, 2018
Dec. 31, 2022
term of the Mayor
Rosemary Orozco
Regular Member
Feb. 21, 2018
Dec. 31, 2022
term of the Mayor
Eric Osborn-Focht
Regular Member
Feb. 21, 2018
Dec. 31, 2022
term of the Mayor
Daniel Schott
Regular Member
Feb. 21, 2018
Dec. 31, 2022
term of the Mayor
Heath Urban
Regular Member
Feb. 21, 2018
Dec. 31, 2022
term of the Mayor

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