Log of calls to Consumer Hotline That Accepts Reports of “Zombie Properties”

Luke Stoddard Nathan filed this request with the Department of Financial Services of New York.
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From: Luke Stoddard Nathan

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the New York State Freedom of Information Law (1977 N.Y. Laws ch. 933), I hereby request the following records:

- a log of, or records that reflect, all incoming calls to 800-342-3736, a hotline maintained by the agency (further described here: https://www.governor.ny.gov/news/governor-cuomo-announces-consumer-hotline-accept-reports-zombie-properties-across-state).

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 5 business days, as the statute requires.


Luke Stoddard Nathan


October4, 2017 LukeStoddard Nathan MuckRock requests@muckrock.com DFS FOIL No. 2017-069981: Alog of, or records that reflect, all incoming calls to 800-342-3736, a hotlinemaintained by the agency DearLuke Stoddard Nathan, The Department of Financial Services (Banking Division) iscurrently in the process of responding to your Freedom of Information Law(“FOIL”) request. Please note the number of your requestcaptioned above. Your request has beensubmitted to the appropriate department for retrieval of the requested records. It is anticipated that the response will be completedwithin 20 business days from the date of this acknowledgment letter. If you have any questions, please contactGeorge Bogdan at 212 – 480 – 4758 or George.Bogdan@dfs.ny.gov Sincerely, Ryan Condon Administrative Assistant
Tracking Number:FOIL-2017-069981-004688

From: Department of Financial Services

Good Afternoon,
Please see the attached document for information regarding your FOIL request.

Tracking Number:FOIL-2017-069981-004930

From: Department of Financial Services

Good Afternoon:
Attached please find a determination letter from the NYS Department of Financial Services in regard to your Freedom of Information Law request.
Thank you.

Tracking Number:FOIL-2017-069981-005301