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Mapping Illegal Conversions: A Look At New York City's Hidden Affordable Housing

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YIMBY used the city's Open Data portal to map the last five years of 311 complaints about illegal conversions, and the numbers illustrate what longtime New Yorkers already know: the majority of illegal apartments occupy homes in densely populated, working class areas with growing numbers of recent immigrants.

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