In a way, Rory Denis is one lucky New York tenant.
Thanks to rent control, he pays a lot less than market value for the East Village apartment he's lived in since the 1970's.
In another way, though, he might be the unhappiest apartment dweller in New York.
That's because he's refused to leave his bargain unit while his landlord tears up and renovates his entire building around him.
CLICK LISTEN to hear Carol's interview with Rory Denis.
And click here to see the original article about Rory from DNAinfo New York.