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Housing and Development Resources

Rental Properties

Survey of Market Absorption of New Multifamily Units (SOMA)
Annual and quarterly data, including reports on 45 core metropolitan statistical areas.
SOMA Data Tables
SOMA collects and reports data on how quickly new construction of multifamily units with 5 or more units are absorbed (Sold or rented).
Characteristics of Apartments: 2018
Out of Reach
Annual report from the National Low Income Housing Coalition comparing the Housing Wage to local wage and income levels for every county, metropolitan area and state in the country.

New York City

New York City Rent Guidelines Board Reports
Annual reports from the mid 90's to the present created by the Rent Guidelines Board staff containing data on the operating costs of supplying tenant housing, the affordability of tenant housing and the size of the rental housing supply in New York City.

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