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Smokefree Housing


Health Officials Push for More Smoke-Free Affordable Housing — October 1, 2015
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landlords info


Increasingly, landlords throughout New York are adopting no-smoking policies and realizing the benefits. According to a community survey of property owners in 6 upstate NY counties, 97% of landlords who have a no-smoking policy are satisfied with their decision…. read more

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tenants info


New Yorkers are well aware that living in a smoke-free home is one of the best things they can do for their family’s health and to protect their property; the vast majority do not allow smoking in the home…. read more

condos coops info


A growing number of condominium and co-op boards are exploring ways to go completely smoke-free, largely in response to complaints of secondhand smoke drifting from neighboring units. Board members are learning that while protecting homeowners from being exposed to… read more

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