Can a Landlord be Forced to Accept Housing Vouchers

By |August 14th, 2014|

Landlord fined for discrimination says he wasn’t aware of city’s fair housing ordinance.
Should landlords ban together and file suit against this ordinance?
The Buffalo News
August 13, 2014

Pleto is one of two Buffalo landlords that the state Attorney General’s office this week said had reached settlements after acknowledging that they had, in effect, discriminated against prospective tenants [...]

DSS Confusing Message

By |June 14th, 2014|

Open Letter to Legislator Dennis Virtuoso
Letter Dated 6/14/2014 Regarding Boilerplate Statements from DSS
June 14, 2014

Dear Dennis,

I am writing you today to get clarification on two points that are addressed in the document from DSS I have enclosed for your reference.

The first item is item 1; “Payment made by voucher is a convenience to the landlord.” [...]