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Housing Law Research: NYC

This guide provides information on housing law and identifies pertinent print and online resources available through the NYU Law Library. Jurisdictions covered include federal and some NY and NYC law.

NYC Housing Legislation Basics

Titles of the NYC Administrative Code pertaining to housing include the following: Title 26, Ch. 3 (Rent Control); Title 26, Ch. 4 (Rent Stabilization) and Title 27, Ch. 2 (Housing Maintenance Code).

The NYC Administrative Code contains the codified local laws of NYC. For more information and links to NYC statutory law, consult this guide.

Sources of NYC Legislation

Below are links to select sources of NYC laws.