Housing New York

By the Numbers

(through 12/31/18) 

 

Construction Type

Construction TypeCY 2014CY 2015CY 2016CY 2017CY 2018HNY to Date (%)
New Construction (NC) 6,931 7,338 7,213 7,212 10,099 38,793 (32%)
Preservation (P) 12,726 13,807 15,173 17,359 24,061 83,126 (68%)
Total 19,657 21,145 22,386 24,571 34,160 121,919 (100%)

Borough

BoroughCY 2014CY 2015CY 2016CY 2017CY 2018NC to DateP to DateHNY to Date
Bronx 5,814 5,403 6,909 11,032 7,096 13,804 22,450 36,254
Brooklyn 6,469 5,473 6,291 4,476 14,547 12,638 24,618 37,256
Manhattan 5,537 9,113 5,309 5,274 9,531 6,797 27,967 34,764
Queens 1,113 601 3,144 3,731 2,859 5,037 6,411 11,448
Staten Island 724 555 733 58 127 517 1,680 2,197

Affordability Levels

AffordabilityAMI %CY 2014CY 2015CY 2016CY 2017CY 2018HNY to Date
Extremely Low 0-30% 2,778 1,894 4,350 4,346 6,517 19,885
Very Low 31-50% 2,424 2,606 3,476 7,531 13,951 29,988
Low 51-80% 11,934 9,622 10,843 9,587 10,655 52,641
Moderate 81-120% 770 1,698 1,378 2,178 1,102 7,126
Middle 121-165% 1,626 5,233 2,253 775 1,802 11,689
Other Super 125 92 86 154 133 590

Homeless and Senior Units

Homeless & Senior UnitsCY 2014CY 2015CY 2016CY 2017CY 2018HNY to Date
HNY Homeless Start Units 966 1,691 2,554 2,074 2,578 9,863
HNY Senior Start Units 1,789 1,088 1,158 1,522 1,831 7,388