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Housing & Vacancy Survey 2005 Initial Findings

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On February 10, 2006, the Department of Housing Preservation and Development released the initial results of the 2005 New York City Housing and Vacancy Survey (HVS). The 2005 HVS shows that the City's total inventory of residential units was 3.3 million, the largest housing stock in the forty-year period since the first HVS was conducted in 1965. New York City's housing stock increased by 52,000 between 2002 and 2005, the largest increase since 1991.

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  • Serial Publication
Date published
  • 2006-02-10