Email a Friend
NYC Department of Housing Preservation & Development
About HPD

Upcoming Events

If you would like to receive e-mails from the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development with information for residential building owners, including details about upcoming Owners' Nights, visit the NYC HPD E-mail Update Subscription Center.Owners’, Green Owners’ and Tenants Nights: Come out and learn about programs and services available to you! 

Owners’ Nights:  HPD invites owners in a targeted community to a forum where representatives of many governmental and community-based organizations such as HPD, and NYC Buildings, Water/Sewer and Finance, and community-based housing corporations, present the services they offer, and answer questions about how to maintain and improve your home and neighborhood.

Green Owners’ Nights: HPD invites owners in a targeted community to a forum where representatives of some governmental and many community-based organizations, as well as representatives from the Utility companies,  present the energy and money-saving services they offer, such as audits, solar, retrofitting, conservation tips, and answer questions on rebates and tax incentives and other issues.

Tenants’ Nights:  HPD invites tenants in a targeted community to a forum where representatives of many governmental and community-based organizations such as HPD, the Housing Authority, NYSDHR, and not-for-profit legal services advocates and community organizers answer tenants’ questions on repairs, rents, violations, and

You can see any scheduled upcoming event by Clicking Here

If you would like to receive e-mails from the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development with information for residential building owners, including details about upcoming Owners' Nights, visit the NYC HPD E-mail Update Subscription Center.  

ANNUAL EVENTS: 

Annual Property Registration
  • Buildings with three or more dwelling units must be registered with HPD's Registration Assistance Unit no more than 30 days from the date of transfer of title or change in managing agent.

  • One- and two-family dwellings where neither the owner nor any family member occupies the dwelling are also required to register with HPD. 

  • Owners must renew their building's registration annually (buildings with six or more dwelling units by April 1st and those with five or fewer by October 1st).

  • Various Dates - Public Outreach and Education Program Courses

    Public Outreach and Education (POE) offer training to residential property owners; managers and superintendents.

  • Between October 1st and May 31st - Heat Season

    The City Housing Maintenance Code and Multiple Dwelling Law requires building owners to provide heat and hot water to all tenants. Building owners are required to provide hot water 365 days per year at a constant minimum temperature of 120 degrees Fahrenheit. Between October 1st and May 31st, a period designated as "Heat Season," building owners are also required to provide tenants with heat under the following conditions:

    • Between the hours of 6:00 am and 10:00 pm, if the outside temperature falls below 55 degrees, the inside temperature is required to be at least 68 degrees Fahrenheit; and,
    • Between the hours of 10:00 pm and 6:00 am, if the temperature outside falls below 40 degrees, the inside temperature is required to be at least 55 degrees Fahrenheit.

Tenants without heat may report the condition to the City's Service Center at 311 (311 can be accessed outside of New York City by dialing (212-NEW YORK). For the hearing impaired, the TTY number is (212) 504-4115. The Center is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.



Sign up for HPD e-mail updates
Front of Building
More Resources
FAQs
HPD Borough Offices
Contact HPD
 
Get Adobe PDF Reader Adobe Acrobat Reader
 
View Site Map