NYC Municipal Approvals, Building Codes + Zoning Consultants

NYC from the ground up

HPD Property Registration due 9/1

Posted on August 17, 2017

The registration period for property registration with the Department of Housing Preservation & Development (HPD) is currently open.  All property owners of multiple dwellings (3+ residential units) and owners of one- or two-family dwellings where neither the owner nor any immediate family occupies the residence must register by September 1, 2017. This includes owners of hotels and the boards for condominiums and cooperative apartments.

To complete the registration visit NYC HPD Property Registration Online System the appropriate form must be completed, printed, signed, and mailed to HPD.

Failure to register can result in civil penalties ranging from $250 to $500.  Additionally, failure to register a property with three or more units will bar owners from bringing actions of nonpayment against tenants in housing court.

For more information click here.

Disclaimer: The services provided by Design 2147, Ltd., its officers, managers, or employees are non-legal services. As such, the protection of the attorney-client relationship does not exist with respect to the services provided. The information contained in the above report is the opinion of the writer and his/her interpretation of the various NYC Construction Codes and Laws referenced therein. It is also based on information that you have provided. Although every effort was made to provide for a complete and thorough analysis, neither Design 2147, Ltd., nor any of its officers, managers or employees guarantees the accuracy of any information contained herein. Reliance upon the information contained herein is entirely at your own risk. As this opinion is only advisory, the final decision is the responsibility of the designated authority charged with the administration and enforcement of said codes.