State of New York City’s Housing & Neighborhoods – 2007 Report

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The Furman Center is pleased to present the 2007 edition of the State of New York City’s Housing and Neighborhoods. Every year the Furman Center compiles statistics on housing, demographics and quality of life in the City, its five boroughs and 59 community districts.

Our analysis this year analyzes mortgage lending trends in the City since 1996, exploring how the population of mortgage borrowers has shifted, and how innovations like subprime and piggyback loans have transformed the home mortgage landscape in New York City.

Each section may be downloaded as an individual PDF file below.

  • Front Matter   Acknowledgments and Table of Contents
  • Executive Summary   Introduction to the 2007 edition and a summary of key findings
  • Trends in New York City Mortgage Lending  
  • Notes on the 2007 Edition   Geographic definitions, ranking information, and a look at what’s new in the State of NYC’s Housing and Neighborhoods 2007
  • Indicators   Data indicator definitions, source information, and geography and year for which data is available. This section also provides rankings for each indicator, showing the neighborhoods that have the highest and lowest totals.
  • New York City   Data and analysis of trends on New York City as a whole
  • State of New Yorkers   Data and analysis of a number of neighborhood quality indicators by race rather than geography
  • Bronx   Data and analysis of trends in the Bronx and its 12 community districts
  • Brooklyn   Data and analysis of trends in Brooklyn and its 18 community districts.
  • Manhattan   Data and analysis of trends in Manhattan and its 12 community districts.
  • Queens   Data and analysis of trends in Queens and its 14 community districts.
  • Staten Island   Data and analysis of trends in Staten Island and its three community districts.
  • Methods   This section includes a description of our data methods.
  • Index of Community Districts and Maps of Community Districts and Sub-Bourough Areas  
  • Back Matter   About the Furman Center and Acknowledgements.

The data for each community district may be downloaded as an individual PDF file below.