In addition to Housing Court, various Federal, State and City agencies have jurisdiction over landlord-tenant disputes. Please contact us to discuss any matter you may have pending in front of an administrative agency.
The Division of Housing and Community and various issues concerning the Rent Stabilization Code. The attorneys of Novick Edelstein Pomerantz regularly appear at DHCR to handle these cases. The firm also has experience in handling the appeals process from this agency, which is known as PAR (Petition for Administrative Review) and Article 78 Proceedings in Supreme Court.
Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) Hearings
The Department of Housing Preservation and Development often hears cases involving Section 8 subsidies before an eviction proceeding can be commenced.
Environmental Control Board (ECB) Hearings
The Environmental Control Board has jurisdiction over violations placed on landlords by various New York City departments, including the Building, Fire, and Sanitation Departments. The attorneys at Novick Edelstein Pomerantz regularly appear at the Environmental Control Board on behalf of our clients.