Disability Rent Increase Exemption

Alternate Name: DRIE

Category: Housing

Organization: NYC Department of Finance / NYC Housing Preservation and Development

Description: DRIE provides a rent freeze to tenants with disabilities. If their rent goes up, tenants with DRIE do not have to pay the higher rate. The City pays the the difference between the current and future rent. DRIE can help people with disabilities freeze their rent so it won't be increased. Once applied, it takes 6-10 weeks to hear back You are not required to file taxes to qualify for DRIE You will need to send documents. Never mail your original documents, just copies You do not need your landlord's permission to apply Apply online, by mail, or in person. To be eligible for DRIE, you should be able to answer "Yes" to all of these questions: Are you 18 years old or older? Is your name on the lease? Is your combined household income $50,000 or less in a year? Do you spend more than one-third of your monthly income on rent? Did you have income from the following benefits? Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Federal Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) disability pension or compensation Disability-related Medicaid if you have received either SSI or SSDI in the past Do you live in NYC in one of these types of housing? a rent stabilized apartment a rent controlled apartment a Mitchell-Lama development a Limited Dividend development a redevelopment company development a Housing Development Fund Company (HDFC) Cooperative development a Section 213 Cooperative unit a rent regulated hotel or single room occupancy unit.

Phone: call HPD at 212-863-8494 to apply. ;, Call DRIE using TTY Call 212-639-9675 if you have a hard time hearing ; If you live in a Housing Development Fund Company (HDFC) apartment or Mitchell-Lama apartment,

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Email: Email DRIE <a href="http://www1.nyc.gov/site/finance/about/contact-by-email/contact-scrie.page" target="_blank">Email DRIE</a> for more information


Additional Info

Application Process: Apply online using ACCESS HRA on your desktop or laptop computer. Apply by mail: Download the application or pick one up from a DRIE walk-in center and send it and your personal documents to: New York City Department of Finance, DRIE Unit
59 Maiden Ln, 22nd Flr
New York, NY 10038 Apply in person at the DRIE walk-in center: 66 John St, 3rd Flr
New York, NY 10038
Open Monday \u2013 Friday 8:30 a.m \u2013 4:30 p.m SCRIE/DRIE online applications will be temporarily unavailable after March 31, 2017 while we work on a new and improved application. Please submit your online application no later than March 31, 2017. Go to ACCESS HRA on a desktop computer or laptop. Create an account or log in to an existing one. Fill out the Rent Freeze application and submit it. Mail copies of your documents to:
NYC Department of Finance
DRIE Unit, 59 Maiden Lane, 22nd Floor
New York, NY 10038 Apply online Print a paper application, pick one up from DRIE Walk-In Center: 66 John St, 3rd Flr New York, NY, 10038 (Monday\u2013Friday 8:30 a.m \u2013 4:30 p.m), or call 311 to request a paper application form mailed to you. Mail the application to:
New York City Department of Finance, DRIE Unit
59 Maiden Ln, 22nd Floor
New York, NY, 10038 Applications forms are available in Chinese, Haitian Creole, Korean, Russian, and Spanish. Forms in Bengali are available from the center or 311. Download the form ; ; https://access.nyc.gov/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/DRIE_Application_Packet_EN.pdf ; Print a paper application, pick one up from DRIE walk-in center at 66 John St, 3rd Flr New York, NY, 10038 (Monday\u2013Friday, 8:30 a.m \u2013 4:30 p.m ), or call 311 to request a paper application form mailed to you Complete your DRIE application and take it to:
DRIE Walk-In Center
66 John St, 3rd Flr
New York, NY, 10038
Open Monday \u2013 Friday, 8:30 a.m \u2013 4:30 p.m Call 311 Ask for DRIE specialists Visit DRIE website to learn more about this program. Email DRIE for more information Call 311 and ask for a DRIE specialist or 212-639-9675 if you have a hard time hearing Visit the DRIE walk-in center: 66 John St, 3rd Floor
New York, NY, 10038
Open Monday \u2013 Friday, 8:30 a.m - 4:30 p.m Visit DRIE walk-in center 66 John St, 3rd Flr
New York, NY, 10038
Open Monday \u2013 Friday, 8:30 a.m.\u2013 4:30 p.m

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Details

program_code: S2R005

eligibility: Veterans

blurb: Social Security benefits

blurb: Rent freeze for people with disabilities

required_document: To apply for DRIE you will need to prove the following: You are receiving a qualifying disability benefit (and award letter) Your age Your rent The income of all household members

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