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Halting Real-Estate Solicitation In Chestnut Ridge


ROCKLAND COUNTY, NY — The New York Department of State released its proposed ... Homeowners who do not wish to receive real estate solicitations by telephone, mail, door-to-door communication, e-mail, text message or any other direct means will be ...


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ROCKLAND COUNTY, NY — The New York Department of State released its proposed rule this week to adopt a cease and desist zone for the Village of Chestnut RidgeThe regulation is designed to protect homeowners there from "blockbusting" — solicitors trying to get people to sell their houses with aggressive tactics, including inferring that the neighborhood was going to change, that they might be isolated among people of a different racial, ethnic or religious background, or that property values would fall.Homeowners who do not wish to receive real estate solicitations by telephone, mail, door-to-door communication, e-mail, text message or any other direct means will be able to sign upThe regulation will prohibit the solicitation of a real estate listing from any homeowner whose name appears on the Department of State issued cease and desist listFirst, there's a comment periodThe public has 60 days from Feb14 to submit commentsThe comment period will expire April 16, 2018.The rule will become effective on July 1, 2018."I am pleased by the thorough review DOS conducted of concrete evidence collected and submitted by residents and its positive response to the numerous concerns they have raised," said Assemblymember Ellen CJaffee"This ruling will send a strong message that hardworking homeowners are entitled to enjoy their homes free from harassment."Many homeowners in the community complained to Jaffee and SenDavid Carlucci that people were knocking on their doors checking to see if they wanted to sell their houseSometimes the approach was aggressiveSometimes it happened several times in a single dayPeople reported children playing in their front yards being approached by solicitors.They also described streams of people taking photos of their housesAt Jaffee's request, DOS held a public meeting on Sept21, 2016 at Rockland Community College where residents expressed their concerns regarding excessive solicitationResidents provided DOS with numerous fliers and other materials to document the excessive solicitation, Jaffee saidThe public is invited to submit comments by email to david.mossberg@dos.ny.gov Comments may also be mailed to: David AMossberg, Esq., New York State Department of State, Office of General Counsel 123 William Street, 20th FlNew York, NY 10038SEE ALSO: Toms River Bans Real Estate Soliciting In Two AreasImage: The village of Chestnut Ridge/ google mapsSubscribe Back to the Nanuet Patch More from Nanuet PatchUp next on Nanuet Patch Hudson Valley Crime Roundup: Bedside Charge In Wrong-Way Crash Light-Filled Contemporary In New City Everything You Need For National Drink Wine Day ga("send", "event", "taboola", "served", "impression", 1, { "nonInteraction": 1 }); if (mobile_detect.is_phone) { window._taboola = window._taboola || []; _taboola.push({ mode: 'thumbnails-b', container: 'taboola-below-article-thumbnails', placement: 'Mobile Below Article Thumbnails', target_type: 'mix' }); } else { window._taboola = window._taboola || []; _taboola.push({ mode: 'thumbnails-a', container: 'taboola-below-article-thumbnails', placement: 'Below Article Thumbnails', target_type: 'mix' }); } window._taboola = window._taboola || []; _taboola.push({flush: true}); var disqus_shortname = "patchmedia"; var disqus_identifier = "27476138"; var disqus_title = "Halting Real-Estate Solicitation In Chestnut Ridge "; var disqus_url = "https://patch.com/new-york/nanuet/halting-real-estate-solicitation-chestnut-ridge"; jQuery(document).ready(function() { jQuery('#show-disqus, .btn-comment-now').on('click', function(event){ jQuery.ajax({ type: "GET", url: "https://patchmedia.disqus.com/embed.js", dataType: "script", cache: true }); jQuery('#comments-guidelines').show(); event.target.id !== 'show-disqus' && jQuery('html, body').animate({ scrollTop: jQuery('#disqus_thread').offset().top - 220 }, 1000); jQuery('#show-disqus').slideUp(); return false; }); location.hash === '#comments' && jQuery('#show-disqus').click(); }); Show Comments Patch Community Guidelines Patch welcomes contributions and comments from our usersWe strive for civil, enlightened discussions on Patch stories and local issuesPlease abide by our posting standards: Be civil No profanity No personal attacks or insults Stay on topic Users who violate our posting rules will have their comments blocked or deletedUsers who flagrantly violate our standards can be banned at the moderator's discretion. × What are Featured Events? 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