City Council Passes Rent Control

At the Perth Amboy City Council meeting on Wednesday October 12, 2022 the City Council unanimously voted to reform the local rent control law to reduce rent increases from 5% at the end of a lease, to 3% if the rent includes a charge for water and 2 1/2% if the rent does not cover water.  The reform applies to rental properties of more than 4 units.  The articles appeared in Perth Amboy Now and the Star Ledger.