Tenants Have New Rights!

NYS passed Good Cause Eviction Protections against rent hikes and unfair evictions in April 2024. If you are eligible for Good Cause, you now have a right to remain in your home as long as you pay rent and follow your lease.

Najee Wilson

Najee Wilson has been on rent strike since May 2020. He is a Multi-Disciplinary artist and Yoga Instructor come Housing Justice advocate from Charleston South Carolina, currently living in Crown Heights Brooklyn.  In 2019  he began organizing in his building with the help of UHAB and HOPE (Housing Organizer for People Empowerment) to bring focused attention to the extensive disrepair of his building and lack of concern for tenants safety and well being to landlord Western Estates LLC.  COVID-19 and the subsequent lockdown have found Najee and millions of New Yorkers, not only fighting to stay healthy but, fighting to cover living expenses.

HOPE: Housing Organizers for People Empowerment

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