Renting in Brooklyn – October 1st 2016 Marks The Begining of Home Heating Season in NYC
What is the temperature that my Brooklyn landlord is required to heat my apartment during the winter season?
In New York City during “Heat Season” which is from October 1st to May 31st landlords are required to maintain apartments as follows:
- From of 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM, when the temperature falls below 55 degrees, the inside temperature is required to be at least 68 degrees
- From 10:00 PM To 6:00 AM, when the temperature falls below 40 degrees, the inside temperature is required to be at least 55 degrees
Should you have any problems regarding heat in your Brooklyn apartment where your landlord has failes to comply with the required code call 311