Housing New York

By the Numbers

(through 12/31/19) 

 

Construction Type

Construction TypeCY 2014CY 2015CY 2016CY 2017CY 2018CY 2019HNY to Date (%)
New Construction (NC) 6,932 7,386 7,238 7,287 10,123 10,197 49,163 (33%)
Preservation (P) 12,726 13,804 15,132 17,355 24,061 15,692 98,770 (67%)
Total 19,658 21,190 22,370 24,642 34,184 25,889 147,933 (100%)

Borough

BoroughCY 2014CY 2015CY 2016CY 2017CY 2018CY 2019NC to DateP to DateHNY to Date
Bronx 5,814 5,403 6,868 11,029 7,095 6,276 16,937 25,548 42,485
Brooklyn 6,470 5,509 6,316 4,537 14,565 5,649 15,796 27,250 43,046
Manhattan 5,537 9,122 5,309 5,287 9,538 10,093 7,676 37,210 44,886
Queens 1,113 601 3,144 3,731 2,859 3,808 8,181 7,075 15,256
Staten Island 724 555 733 58 127 63 573 1,687 2,260

Affordability Levels

AffordabilityAMI %CY 2014CY 2015CY 2016CY 2017CY 2018CY 2019HNY to Date
Extremely Low 0-30% 2,778 1,892 4,260 4,491 6,521 5,257 25,199
Very Low 31-50% 2,424 2,646 3,535 7,385 13,947 6,117 36,054
Low 51-80% 11,935 9,591 10,833 9,593 10,651 8,505 61,108
Moderate 81-120% 770 1,698 1,399 2,191 1,101 3,218 10,377
Middle 121-165% 1,626 5,272 2,258 828 1,831 2,572 14,387
Other Super 125 91 85 154 133 220 808

Homeless and Senior Units

Homeless & Senior UnitsCY 2014CY 2015CY 2016CY 2017CY 2018CY 2019HNY to Date
HNY Homeless Start Units 966 1,691 2,530 2,074 2,578 3,030 12,869
HNY Senior Start Units 1,789 1,088 1,158 1,521 1,939 1,574 9,069