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View Poll Results: Have NYCHA applications decreased since housing lotteries started?
Yes 1 6.67%
No 12 80.00%
Not sure 2 13.33%
Voters: 15. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 06-18-2017, 01:55 PM
 
Location: Confines of the 101 Precinct
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Old 06-18-2017, 04:20 PM
 
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No because unless you make a salary you can't get a lottery apartment. Those who get disability or s s I will live in Nycha since otherwise will be homeless. No landlord will rent an apartment for $700 the Ssi amount someone gets.
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Old 06-18-2017, 07:51 PM
 
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It's a foolish question. My first thought was to google "NYCHA vacancy rates".

First result... NYCHA - Statement on Vacancies 20150625.

Quote:
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 — NYCHA has a record low vacancy rate of only 1 percent—the lowest it’s been in nearly 10 years.

3rd search result... https://www1.nyc.gov/assets/nycha/do.../factsheet.pdf
Page 3, under Applying for Public Housing (as of March 6, 2017)

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2.6 percent turnover rate for public housing apartments in 2016. 0.7 percent vacancy rate of apartments available for occupancy

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Old 06-18-2017, 09:25 PM
 
Location: Harlem, NY
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No way, Jose Ole
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