RENTER COMPLAINTS FILL BOARD’S AGENDA

rb-terraceRed Bank Terrace is one of two apartment complexes with complaints pending before the borough’s Rent Leveling Board. (Photo by Dustin Racioppi; click to enlarge)

By DUSTIN RACIOPPI

The meetings of Red Bank’s Rent Leveling Board tend to fly under the radar, given the often sleepy agendas. But Thursday night’s meeting looks like an exception.

Lined up for the board’s consideration are three tenant complaints, making for a potentially packed evening for the five-member body.

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LANDLORDS LOOK TO LOOSEN RENT CONTROL

sbury-manorRed Bank landlords are pressing the borough government to make changes to its rent leveling ordinance. (Photo by Dustin Racioppi; click to enlarge)

By DUSTIN RACIOPPI

Red Bank has one of the oldest and most successful rent control measures in the state, Mayor Pasquale Menna says.

But landlords went before Menna and his council counterparts last week to complain that they’re getting squeezed by the stringent standards in the borough’s rent leveling ordinance.

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