The Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) inspects Section 8 apartments to make sure they are livable. The Housing Quality Standards (HQS) inspection report details the results of the inspection.
Contact HPD's HQS Unit for a copy of the report. You can call them at (917) 286-4300. Landlords can email S8landlords@hpd.nyc.gov and others can email Section8@hpd.nyc.gov.