The following list of Resources are from entities that are outside of the Finger Lakes Landlord Association. The information and links provided here are for convenience and prudence in thoroughly researching a particular issue. If you are a landlord, please refer to our list of Associate Member Service Providers, or Town and County links to gain further knowledge or know-how to solve your issue.
Fair Housing Laws
Know your responsibilities and mandates under the Federal Housing Law.
SmokeFreeHousingNY is funded by the New York State Dept of Health, Tobacco Control Program. Their goal is to protect the health of NYS residents by increasing the availability of smoke-free multi-unit housing throughout the State. They have assisted public housing authorities, nonprofit community development corporations, cooperatives, condominiums and private, market rate apartment management companies to adopt no-smoking policies in their communities. Contact them for help creating smoke-free rental policies and enforcement options.
Ontario County Property Lookup
Use this online search tool to find assessment information for properties in Wayne County.
Use this online search tool to find tax bill information on properties in Wayne County.
Water and Sewer accounts in the greater Wayne County area are managed and operated by the Wayne County Water Authority.
Contact Bruce Lyon at 315-536-6397.
New York State
Guide to Tenants' Rights is a great resource for landlords.
Most NYS rental laws are contained in RPP, Article 7-Landlord Tenant Law; and RPA, Article 7 - Summary Proceedings
NYS Dept of Criminal Justice monitors residency of local persons convicted of sexual offenses.