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Petition Forms

 


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Tenant Individual Rent Adjustment Petitions

Landlord Individual Rent Adjustment Petitions

All Other Petitions

Rent Board Petitions (infographic)

 

 Tenant Individual Rent Adjustment Petitions

Description of Petition Form (all documents in PDF format)

Used by:

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landlord
T-tenant
B-both

Tenant Petition for Individual Rent Adjustment

T

Tenant Schedule A (Illegally High Rent; Unrefunded Security Deposit)   

T

Tenant Schedule B (Unpaid Interest on Security Deposit)

T

Tenant Schedule C (Habitability/Deterioration; Decreased Space or Service)

Extra Schedule C Page(s)

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Tenant Schedule D (Reduction in the Number of Tenants Allowed)

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Landlord Individual Rent Adjustment Petitions

Description of Petition Form (all documents in PDF format)

Used by:

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-landlord
T- tenant
B-both

 Declaration of Household Income -- Historically Low Rent (HLR) ONLY

T

 Declaration of Household Income -- Major Repairs ONLY

T

Landlord Petition for Individual Rent Adjustment -- Multiple Grounds

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 Landlord Schedule A: Capital Improvements

L

 Landlord Schedule C: Increased Occupancy

L

 Landlord Schedule D: Change in Space or Services

L

 Landlord Schedule E: Net Operating Income

L

 Landlord Schedule G: Historically Low Rent   

L

 Landlord Schedule H: Restoration of AGAs  

L

 Landlord Schedule I: Low Rent Increases 1976-1979

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 Landlord Schedule J: Increased Debt Service

L

Landlord Petition for Capital Improvements - ONLY

L

 Landlord Petition for Historically Low Rent (HLR) - ONLY  

L

 Landlord Petition for Increased Occupancy - ONLY

L

 Landlord Petition to Implement Rent Increases Conditionally Granted in Previous Advisory Decision

L

 Landlord Petition for Individual Rent Adjustment for Units in Properites with no Vacancy Increases since 1998 (Regulation 1282)

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 Regulation 1282 Hearing Waiver Form

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 Request to Implement Preliminarily Approved Capital Improvement Increases

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Other Petition Forms 

Description of Petition Form (all documents in PDF format)

Used by:

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-landlord
T-tenant
B-both

Agreement of Parties and Waiver of Right to a Hearing

B

 Appeal - Form, instructions, Regulation 1242, blank Proof of Service   

B

Appeal of Certificate of Permissible Rent (C Petition)

B

 Application for Fee Waiver (Appeal/Petition to Determine Exempt Status ONLY)   

B

Petition for Determination of Eligibility to Set Initial Rent

B

 Petition to Determine Exempt Status of Rental Unit  

L

 Petition for Determination of Occupancy Status

L

Petition for Rent Withholding for Failure to Register

T

Proof of Service

B

Subpoena/Subpoena Duces Tecum (Application for)

B

Compliance Hearing and Decision Request Form

B

 Petition for Determination of Owner/Relative Move-In Eviction Relocation Assistance

B

Petition to Determine the Initial Rent for a Non-comparable Replacement Unit

B

How to Request a Continuance

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