nyc-bigapps-2015

Open full view…

Affordable housing datasets?

Peter Kim
Fri, 17 Jul 2015 13:45:50 GMT

Maybe I'm missing something but I've looked at some of the NYC open data repositories and I can't find any data sets containing currently available affordable housing units. There seems to be a list of affordable housing lotteries on this page: https://a806-housingconnect.nyc.gov/nyclottery/lottery.html#home But I don't see a way to get access to the raw data for it. And no, I'm not going to manually scrape the site for the data. :) Thanks!

Sofya Davydova
Fri, 17 Jul 2015 17:58:56 GMT

I found [this](https://data.cityofnewyork.us/Housing-Development/NYCA_CB-3_Databook/jezm-tbut) info. Unfortunately, it's from December 2012. I found it on the third page here: https://data.cityofnewyork.us/data?browseSearch=&scope=all-data&type=&agency=New%20York%20City%20Housing%20Authority%20%28NYCHA%29

Bret Collazzi
Sun, 19 Jul 2015 13:26:20 GMT

Peter and Sofya - our partners at HPD have offered to share the latest, most complete datasets of units available. This will still be a partial list (part of this challenge will be finding new ways to identify what units are subsidized but not currently on the list), but it will take you a step further than the datasets on Open Data right now. More on this very soon.

Noel Hidalgo
Tue, 28 Jul 2015 22:51:25 GMT

You should check out the datasets BetaNYC hosts at https://data.beta.nyc Also, you should take a look at their discussion forum. Quite a few interesting conversations on affordable housing data. https://talk.beta.nyc/search?q=affordable