G.5 Composition of the Housing Stock in New York City, Housing and Vacancy Survey, 1981, 1987, 1991 and 1993.


                                     1981       1987       1991        1993

Total Housing Units             2,792,339  2,840,258  2,980,762   2,985,527

Total Owner Units                 754,745    836,511    858,108     827,000
Owner Occupied                    746,112    817,476    829,135     806,479
Vacant for Sale                     8,633     19,035     28,973      20,522

Total Rental Units              1,976,044  1,931,696  2,028,303   2,047,017
Rental Occupied                 1,933,887  1,884,210  1,951,576   1,976,671
Vacant for Rent                    42,157     47,486     76,727      70,345

Total Vacant, Not for
Sale or Rent                       61,550     72,051     94,351     111,510
Dilapidated                        15,504      1,830      8,512       5,136
Rented - Not Occupied              10,823      3,794      6,979       9,788
Sold - Not Occupied                 1,427      6,070      4,527       4,401
Undergoing Renovation                  NA     20,517     10,242      11,427
Awaiting Renovation                    NA         NA     11,172      11,167
Converted for Non-Residential Use      NA        899       1308       1,220
Legal Dispute                          NA      4,955      4,616       7,915
Awaiting Conversion                    NA      6,301      3,017         626
Held for Occasional Use             6,375      9,284     19,696      39,603
Owner Unable to Rent or Sell           NA         NA      3,909       4,211
Held Pending Sale of Building          NA         NA      3,641       2,534
Held for Planned Demolition            NA         NA        155           0
Held for Other Reasons             27,421     18,401     14,970      12,246
Not Reported                           NA         NA      1,607       1,235

Total Occupied Units               100.0%     100.0%     100.0%      100.0%
Renter - Occupied                   72.2%      69.7%      70.2%       71.2%
Owner - Occupied                    27.8%      30.3%      29.8%       28.8%

Source: 1981, 1987, 1991 and 1993 Housing and Vacancy Surveys.