Steve Croman after his surrender May 9, 2016.

Here’s How Tenants Harassed By Steve Croman Can Receive Restitution

The state attorney general’s office has announced the establishment of an $8 million restitution fund for current and former tenants of notorious landlord Steve Croman. …

159 Stanton St.; One of Steve Croman's many Lower East Side holdings.

AG-Approved Management Firm Hired For Steve Croman’s Buildings

The state attorney general has apparently selected a firm to manage Steven Croman’s New York City rental properties. …

Steve Croman after his surrender May 9, 2016.

Steve Croman Released From Jail; Lawmakers Push Legislation to Combat Predatory Equity

Property owner Steve Croman was spring from jail on Friday, after serving eight months of a one-year sentence for mortgage and tax fraud. …

Local activists hang a banner from 141 Ridge St. Photo courtesy of Cooper Square Committee.

Steve Croman’s Tenants Deliver a Message They Hope He’ll Receive in Prison

Notorious Manhattan landlord Steven Croman isn’t expected to be released from prison until next month, but some of his tenants on the Lower East Side last week decided to give him an early welcome home present. …

Croman tenants rally outside the Manhattan Supreme Court in June of 2016.

Steve Croman Figures Prominently in New York Times’ Housing Crisis Series

The New York Times just rolled out a multi-part series investigating New York City’s broken system ostensibly meant to protect rent regulated housing. …

Steve Croman after his surrender May 9, 2016.

Landlord Steve Croman Agrees to Pay Tenants $8 Million in Settlement

Manhattan landlord Steve Croman, who owns many Lower East Side buildings, is already serving a one-year prison sentence for mortgage loan and tax fraud. …

Steve Croman after his surrender May 9, 2016.

Landlord Steve Croman Sentenced to One Year at Rikers

Residents of Steve Croman’s many New York City buildings looked on in court this morning as the reviled landlord was sent away to Riker’s Island to begin serving a one-year sentence. …

Steve Croman after his surrender May 9, 2016.

No Prison For Landlord Steve Croman Until After Jewish Holidays

A judge ruled today that landlord Steve Croman can stay out of prison until after the Jewish holidays. …

Steve Croman after his surrender May 9, 2016.

Landlord Steve Croman Pleads Guilty; He’ll Serve One Year in Prison

New York City landlord Steve Croman, who owns numerous Lower East Side buildings, pleaded guilty today to fraudulently refinancing loans and committing tax fraud. …

A news conference was held outside 159 Stanton St.

Tenants of 159 Stanton St. File Lawsuit Against Landlord Steve Croman (Updated)

Tenants at 159 Stanton St. have filed a lawsuit in housing court against Steve Croman, the controversial landlord already in the cross hairs of the state attorney general. …

Croman tenants rally outside the Manhattan Supreme Court in June of 2016.

Tenants Make Themselves Heard as Croman Case is Pushed Back

Two controversial landlords who own a number of Lower East Side buildings were confronted by their tenants Tuesday morning. …

Steve Croman after his surrender May 9, 2016.

Landlord Steve Croman Surrenders on Criminal Charges (Updated)

Landlord Steve Croman, who owns many Lower East Side buildings, was taken into custody this morning on criminal charges. …

Morning Reads: Croman Lawsuit, Gentrifier Complaints, Ramones Tribute

The Urban Justice Center, on behalf of tenants at 309 East 8th St., sues landlord Steve Croman. Attorney Sadia Rahman says: “I would say that …

Morning Reads: Silver Heads For Israel, Croman Lawsuit, Abrons Schedule

Show of solidarity: Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver will join the governor for a trip to Israel this week (WSJ).

Opinion: Airbnb is a threat to …

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Elected Officials: Steven Croman’s “Pattern of Tenant Harassment Must Come to an End”