Mayor Adams Announces Appointment of new Member to Rent Guidelines Board

April 14, 2022

NEW YORK – New York Metropolis Mayor Eric Adams today introduced his appointment of Adán Soltren as a tenant member on the New York City Lease Rules Board (RGB). The appointment follows Mayor Adams’ appointments very last thirty day period of two other RGB members.

“In New York City, we are unable to find the money for to put our inexpensive housing at threat,” said Mayor Adams. “My administration is focused on applying details to notify selections, and I am self-assured that all of my appointees will faithfully examine the info they are introduced and make an knowledgeable final decision about how finest to protect the city’s reasonably priced housing.”

“I am exceptionally honored and excited to be appointed by Mayor Adams to fill the tenant member vacancy on the Hire Guidelines Board,” mentioned Adán Soltren. “As a hire-stabilized tenant and a staunch advocate for tenants’ rights, I look forward to performing with my fellow board members, the mayor’s office, and housing stakeholders to make informed conclusions about how best to maintain very long-time period affordability of the housing inventory in New York City.”

The RGB is mandated to establish rent adjustments for the about 1 million apartments and houses subject matter to New York City’s hire stabilization regulation. The board consists of nine customers, all appointed by the mayor — two users are appointed to characterize tenant pursuits, two users are appointed to stand for owner passions, and the remaining 5 associates are appointed to depict the basic general public.

About Adán Soltren

Adán Soltren Esq. is a team lawyer with the Housing Justice Unit — Group Advocacy project of the Lawful Help Society’s civil apply. He is a member of Lawful Aid’s Harlem Group Regulation Business and will work closely with tenant associations and teams of small-cash flow tenants all over Manhattan on a large array of authorized matters pertaining to New York housing law. Throughout his 7-yr tenure at the Legal Help Modern society, Soltren has also held several roles in the United Automobile Staff Affiliation of Legal Support Attorneys Local 2325, which includes union delegate, Attorneys of Shade at Authorized Help caucus co-agent, and trustee. He serves as chair of the board of administrators for Settlement Wellbeing, a federally experienced wellbeing centre positioned in East Harlem that is fully commited to supplying economical, large-top quality medical expert services to communities of shade in El Barrio and parts of the South Bronx. Soltren previously ran his individual authorized partnership specializing in immigration law in the Washington D.C., Maryland, and Virginia area.

He received his B.A. in sociology from the George Washington College in 2009 and his J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo College of Legislation in 2012.

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Mayor Adams Announces Appointment of new Member to Rent Guidelines Board

April 14, 2022

NEW YORK – New York Metropolis Mayor Eric Adams today introduced his appointment of Adán Soltren as a tenant member on the New York City Lease Rules Board (RGB). The appointment follows Mayor Adams’ appointments very last thirty day period of two other RGB members.

“In New York City, we are unable to find the money for to put our inexpensive housing at threat,” said Mayor Adams. “My administration is focused on applying details to notify selections, and I am self-assured that all of my appointees will faithfully examine the info they are introduced and make an knowledgeable final decision about how finest to protect the city’s reasonably priced housing.”

“I am exceptionally honored and excited to be appointed by Mayor Adams to fill the tenant member vacancy on the Hire Guidelines Board,” mentioned Adán Soltren. “As a hire-stabilized tenant and a staunch advocate for tenants’ rights, I look forward to performing with my fellow board members, the mayor’s office, and housing stakeholders to make informed conclusions about how best to maintain very long-time period affordability of the housing inventory in New York City.”

The RGB is mandated to establish rent adjustments for the about 1 million apartments and houses subject matter to New York City’s hire stabilization regulation. The board consists of nine customers, all appointed by the mayor — two users are appointed to characterize tenant pursuits, two users are appointed to stand for owner passions, and the remaining 5 associates are appointed to depict the basic general public.

About Adán Soltren

Adán Soltren Esq. is a team lawyer with the Housing Justice Unit — Group Advocacy project of the Lawful Help Society’s civil apply. He is a member of Lawful Aid’s Harlem Group Regulation Business and will work closely with tenant associations and teams of small-cash flow tenants all over Manhattan on a large array of authorized matters pertaining to New York housing law. Throughout his 7-yr tenure at the Legal Help Modern society, Soltren has also held several roles in the United Automobile Staff Affiliation of Legal Support Attorneys Local 2325, which includes union delegate, Attorneys of Shade at Authorized Help caucus co-agent, and trustee. He serves as chair of the board of administrators for Settlement Wellbeing, a federally experienced wellbeing centre positioned in East Harlem that is fully commited to supplying economical, large-top quality medical expert services to communities of shade in El Barrio and parts of the South Bronx. Soltren previously ran his individual authorized partnership specializing in immigration law in the Washington D.C., Maryland, and Virginia area.

He received his B.A. in sociology from the George Washington College in 2009 and his J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo College of Legislation in 2012.

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