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The New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) is headquartered at 100 Gold Street, New York, NY 10038. To learn more about HPD Offices and Divisions, please visit the Office Descriptions / Organization Chart webpage.

For general inquiries, please call HPD's main number: 212-863-6300.

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NYC Housing Connect Affordable Housing Lotteries

NYC Housing Connect
Affordable Housing Lottery Helpline
: 212-863-7990
Email: nychousingconnect@hpd.nyc.gov

For information on applying for affordable housing for people with disabilities, please submit accessibility inquiries to:
Phone: 212-863-6486
Email: accessibility@hpd.nyc.gov

HPD Housing Ambassadors
Email: ambassadors@hpd.nyc.gov

Section 8

About Section 8
Phone: 917-286-4300
Email: View the list of Section 8 email addresses

Enforcement and Housing Code Violations

Code Enforcement and Neighborhood Preservation
Phone: Visit the Borough Service Centers webpage for the phone number of the Service Center in your borough.

Property Management and Homeownership

Development

Neighborhood Planning

Planning and Predevelopment
Phone: 212-863-6097
Email:

Neighborhood Development and Stabilization
Phone: 212-863-6865

Outreach and Education

HPD Outreach
Email: hpdoutreach@hpd.nyc.gov

Neighborhood Outreach and Education
Phone:212-863-8830
Email: neo@hpd.nyc.gov

Legal Affairs

Notice About Service of Process
For anyone seeking to serve HPD, email:ServeHPD@hpd.nyc.gov. In addition, we are now accepting service in person.  For anyone seeking to serve HPD in person, please contact Mildred Shirley at ShirleyM@hpd.nyc.gov and/or SullivA@hpd.nyc.gov to make arrangements for a time to serve HPD in person. Please note that HPD will only accept service in person on Mondays and Wednesdays, from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., excluding holidays on which City agency offices are closed.

HPD's Housing Litigation Division (HLD) is now accepting electronic service of emergency Housing Part actions. HLD has established the following email addresses for service in each borough:
Bronx: HLDBRONXCASES@hpd.nyc.gov
Brooklyn: HLDBROOKLYNCASES@hpd.nyc.gov
Manhattan: HLDMANHATTANCASES@hpd.nyc.gov
Queens and Staten Island: HLDQU_SI_CASES@hpd.nyc.gov

HLD also accepts service by mail. For mail service, please indicate the following room number on the envelope for the respective borough:
Bronx: 6Q3
Brooklyn: 6X2
Manhattan: 6R2
Queens & Staten Island: 6N3

You may also call HLD at 212-863-8200.

Please note that service is currently being accepted electronically via this method only for HPD. Service of process on individual employees should continue to proceed in the manner required by applicable law. If you seek to serve process on an individual employee of HPD and would like to do so electronically via this method, you may send a request to the applicable email address above.

Certification of No Harassment
Phone: 212-863-8266
Email:conhinfo@hpd.nyc.gov

Press

For members of the media, please submit press inquiries to: hpdmedia@hpd.nyc.gov

Employment or HR Verifications

Employment or HR Verifications: personnel@hpd.nyc.gov, 212-863-6710

COVID-19 Policies and Protocols

HPD is considering the health and safety of staff, clients, and visitors while NYC is dealing with the impact of COVID-19. View the HPD Agency Restart Plan for information on our policies and protocols

HPD staff are also available to answer questions you may have. To submit questions, please use the COVID-19 Policies and Protocols Contact Form.