Coffee Talk: Understanding NYC’s Home Improvement Business Law


Title: Coffee Talk: Understanding NYC’s Home Improvement Business Law
Location: Neighborhood Preservation Center, 232 East 11th Street, Between Second and Third Avenues, Manhattan

Date: October 1
8:30 am-10:00 am

Description: As many homeowners know, undertaking restoration or repair work can present a myriad of challenges that go beyond the work itself. The Department of Consumer Affairs, New York City’s watchdog for maintaining a fair marketplace, works to protect property owners from misleading trade practices through its Home Improvement Business Law.

Join us on October 1 as Ricky Wong, Director of Community Relations, gives helpful hints on hiring home improvement contractors, explains the Department’s licensing requirements and addresses questions concerning property owners’ rights when undertaking construction projects.


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