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FORM 8

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10- 1- 3'7

1.

2.

3.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a . Description of Terrain .

Slightly rol l ing witp slope toward Bay.

Shor e Road Drive lan4scaped. Harbor view. Main
section r estricted ~d zoned. Lawns & ga~dens .
Away from noise and ~eavy traffic .

b.

Favorable Influences .

c.

Detr imental I nfluences .

d.

Percentage of land impr<>.ocGHr-99%%;

None

90

Trend 0f aes irabiiity ne*t

b.

Estiimated ain,nuail. fam~l~ iin۩me

10- 15

20

Irish

&

British

c.

Foreign-born families __ %; _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ ~1:ed0minati:ng; Cil.

e.

Infiltration of _ _ _ _ _ _ __

f.

g.

Population is increasing ____

deeFeasi,ng _ _ _ _ _ __

No

BUILDINGS:

yrs. _ _ _ __

? - f'wnily 5- 7 rms

Brick- stucoo- f r ame

Br ick- fro.me

Construction

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occu]>ancy

100
_____
,,

f.

H0me ownership

_ _ __ _

g.

2 or 3
Constructed past yr .___ _ _

h.

1929

Price r ange

1935 Price range
1938

Price range

k.

Sales demand

l.

Activity

m.

1929

n.
o.

Rent range

1934 Rent range
1938 Rent range

p.

Rental demand

g_.

Activity

18
_
_ _ Years

15

_ __ Years

Good

Good

95

$

100

_ _ __ _ %

90

18, 000- 25, 000~$
58 %

10, 500- 16,000~ %

$
$

$

--1.©.Q%
_67
_$

75 - 125

~,

80 - 135
Good

$

$
$
$

-

9,500- 14, 000

65%
68

$

100,%

$

~~---'

% $

Poor

_____ %

$

80 - 125
80

68

70 - 100

83

60 -

$

il@Q,%

~

$

%

%

$

%

1 00%

Good

$

Good

Fui r

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

100%

Poor

$ 100 • 200

$

16,00020,000
.
.

$ 10, 000- 14,500

Poor

$

_ _ ___ %

None

$ _1'~o.ir
_ _ __

$

~~~-%

_____ %

$

$ 10,000- 15,000
$

No

Negr0 _ _ ; __ %

C)Q'HIDR TYiPE

1 family 6- 12 rms

b.

7500- 26 , 0([)0

No

90

Type

$

Relieif famiiies - - = - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

PRED@MINAT[NG _ _ %

a.

j.

6.

Static

e.

Business executives

~NHABI TANTS:
and professional
a. Occupation _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __

i.

' 5.

New York City, N. Y.

ARE A DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP OF _ _ _ __

a.

Ample

Home pu rchase _ _ __

b.

Ample

Home building _ _ __ __

CLARlFYING REMARKS: 5% high clo.ss o.po.rtments principo.lly ulong shore - 2~6 rms o.t

$20- 23 per room. An o.reo. of subst.'8.Dtiully built homes o.duptuble
to future modernizution to pln.ce them on o. competitive ba.sis
with new offerin~s . New high school proposed for ~rescent
Athletic Club pr operty between 83rd c.nd 85th St. o.t Shore Rd.

NAME AND LOCATION _ _B_o._y_R_i_dg_o_,_Br_o_o_kl_yn_,_ _ _ _ _ SECURITY GRftJDE __A_
ASS'll;SSED ViiLU'~S :

110% of mo.rket vo.lue .

AREA NO. 1

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FORM 8
10-1-3?

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP OF
1.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Description of Terrain.

b.

Fa.v orable Influences.

c.

Detrimental Influences.

New YePk City, N.Y.

Flat plo.teo.u - steep 40 foot drop o.t Furmo.n St.

Close in. New o.po.rtl'Q.ents high olo.ss. Ho.rbor view.
Clean well-mo.into.ined' streets and properties.

Rows of lo.rge old-fo.shioned brewn stene singles.
Industry o.nd shipping o.t wo.ter-front but influence
lossened by 40 ft. drop and high WOill o.t Funno.n St,
d. Percentage of land improved-95-%; e. Tre,nd 0f desi,r abilit:.y next 1 0-liS y~s•..i.U~f)---Res. 90%
INHABITANTS:
Clerks - business
a. Occupation exoettti'V!es
profes
b. Esti:mated annual lfamilly, ~n00me $, a©©O ae,OOO
siono.l.s
c. Foreign-born fami11es-ae %; Irish _ 4 a:~:irts
pFed0minati.Il!g; cd. IN,e,gf:@ -Ne-- ; _ _ %
1

2.

J.

e.

Infiltration of ___- - - l ' l t n - - - -

f.

g.

Population is increasing

deeFeasing _____~=-

Yee

Reilief ffamilies ___-1\ute~·r-:1"'1,-,._.,t.!fCAe,wr"--------sta~ic_-=~~ --'----

BUILDINGS:

OTHER 'il'¥i!RE

PREDOMINATING -B5- '.lJ
a.

Type

b.

Construction

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupaney

-s!'t.5--- 1

,.....,.....~9€)f¼--%

f.

Home ownership

-e,.,,s---%

--351-,, --%

g.

C0nstructed past yr ·--N.,..on~e--

h.

19~ Price range

i.
j•

1935
1938

1 frunily 8-12 rms

Price range
Price ra;nge

Fuir te good

$____

Full

$ 18,000-30;'€100 ~ 0 o$

8,000-14,000

46

%

$

a, soo-u,oo~1

$

Peer

it.

Activity

m.

1929 Rent range

$

n.

1934

Rent range

$

o.

1938

Rent range

$

Activity

2 ifumU-y f,J-ft' rms

45 '¥'ears

Sales <iemand

q.

3-4 fandly 3-5 nns

e

B1 iok:

k.

Rental demand

()),'il'HIDR 'l'~FEl

good
-S*0_ _ _ f
--.,3,,.i,5,___ _ $

$ 29,009-30,, 000

!(i),@%

$-~-....,
9,©0(')J-il.5,,Q@O

..-o
,
~e

.$ ~,ooo-Hi,G0G>

48

$ 18,,C>©© 2e,@0©-----=---"1='©=@,i

% '$

=S18-,"-'5@B<
,QF1. -"""ll-'
, l2!,--,-A;0@@-=..,.4!!:t0~--%

~

$

9,@oo-aB"'ooo

1,00$'

$

ii'5

51

100 _ 150
85

80 - 100

$--1F1nu...,ir..x~--

---100%

$ 45 - 110

--;;,e-%

$

12@

so -

li'0

--es;.,,..
, ·%

$ '50 -

'i'.;5

---=.,t-;6+4--$

12 % $ 40 -

80

--"!"!-%

$ 60 • lQO

,---,ti8-e2--%

$ -a-oo~J-1----

Poor

$ Pecir

Fah

4•

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

5,

CLARIF¥ING REMARKS: 2o% high clo.ss o.pcrtments 2-6 rms renting J20-40 por rm. 35% converted singles for occupo.ncy by 4-10 fo.milics in 1~3 nn suites both furnished o.nd
unfurnished. Degree of modernizo.tion va.ries from m~keshift to completoly modern ,
units. Some a.re boo.rdod up. Duo to quo.lity npo.rtment oonstruction, la.nd vo.lues
o.re rising to o.bsorb vo.lue of obsoloto improvomonts. A very dosirnble section for
small families o.nd unmo.rricd business pooplo. rlotols o.nd privn.te olubs.

0•

%

Poop

Poor

60 -

e0

a.

Home purchase Lhnit:.od

b. Home building L:imi'bee.

NAME AND LOCATION_--t-B+.:r=-oo""k""l=yn-Fi-o,,..i'='gh""'t....,s~,~:e&,r,...o'""o,.,.k'"ly-1.-1_ _ SECURITY GRADE --+B+--- AREA NO. - ; t , - - ASSESSED VALUE:

150% of mo.rket vo.luo.

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FORM 8
10-1-3'7

Now York City, N.Y,

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITrY, MAP OF_ _ _ __

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a
Description of Terrai·n. Stoep hill down from Higlllond Blvd.. to Sunnysid.o a,nd
•
Jruno.ieo. Aves. at f'oot -.,

Highlo.nd Po.rk.
go.rdons

3.

c.

Detrimental Influences. Stoop gro.do. 1'ro.nsp0rto.tion o.t foot 0£ hi.ll.
on Highland Blvd.
90

Percentage of land imprf8G~ --85%$;
Business executives
INHABITANTS:
o.nd profossiono.ls
a. Occupation _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __

e.

Trend ©f desira:eili ty ne*t

Tro.ffic

10-:1!$

Sta.tie
y;rs. ---=~-

c.

3000-12,000
Estimated annual: faiilH.lf i!ne0me $ _ _ _ _ _ __
N0
.
. .
20 a
British- IrishF ore1gn-b0rn fam1 1 1es _ _ ,(I; - ~ $ tounan
' l 1 ' f f l l ! ! M " I - - - - - - ~re<11'0miln,aitliin1
g ·, 1<L INe·gF© _ _ ; _ _ %
!I:'

e.

No
Infiltration of _ _
_ _ _ _ __

g.

Population is increasing _ _ __

BUILDINGS:
Type

b.

Construction

c.

Average Age

cL

Repair

e.

0cc upancy

f.

Home ownership

g.

Constructed past yr. Eat • 5

h.

1929

j.

Relief families --------------".i>os
decreasing _ _ _ _~ - statie ........~ - - - - -36

@THIIDR ffiYl!),E · ~ 2-fruniil.y 5.. 7 ms

20-25y

Brfuek

Briok-stucco-frruno

Briok-fro.mo

20-25y

ears

20

_ _ _ Yeatrs
<i0od

ears

Good
95

~~---'

_ 95
____ $

---~~00
65

_90
____ $

85
_____
%

-----~
Nc;me

Nono
l0 000-18 000
'
~
100%

$

14,000-18,000
tl(i)0'$
_ _ _-=.=;.;;.

$

12 000 40 000
'
-. '
100$

$

1935 Price range

$

6000-20,000

50%

$

:7 ~OQ?".'10~ 5_0_())._6_3 % $------'---~

l938p .

$

6000-20,000 _50a

$

7,000-:l.0,500 63

nee range

1.

Activity

m.

1929

,(I

$

Poor

Poer

__

%

$

8, 5@©- l!Cil., 506>

- - --=..,.=

59

_____$

P00,r

$ _ _ _ __

---1!00%

55 _
- _90
$_ _

100%

35 - 65
$,:,__ _ __

75

62 $
__

40 _
- _60
$__

_ _69
$

25_- _
4!5_
$ __

70
----%

$

50 - 100

_ _8_1,

$ __4_5_-_75_

83
--%

30 - 55
$ _ _ _ __

85
,-----%

$

Fo.ir

ient range

$

40 -

193

\ent range

Activity

_

60 - 125

193

q.

._____

P0or
$_ _
_ __

$

Rental demand

5€3
s,oo@-10,e©o
_____
t

Poor

Rent range

p.

10

~THElR T¥~E

%

Price range

Sales demand

0.

f.

Good

k.

n.

0.

PREDOMINATING ~~
l family 6-11 :nns

a.

:i!.

4•

Woll kopt homes o.nd

Favorable fofluences.

d.

2.

Viow 0£ oity.

b.

.

G0od
$ __
_ __
Good

Fo.ir

AVAILABILITY 0F MORTGAGE FUNDS:

Good
$__
_ __

a.

i1Jnplo
Home purchase _ _ __

Amp1o

b. H0me buill<!l!i:ng _ _ _ _ __

CLARIFYING REMARKS:
15% briok o.po.rtmonts 3-6 rms. ronting $~0-1~ por ro01Tl. Sevoro.l
old sing1o-s on lo.rgo plots woll kopt. Streets 0ff Jnmo.ico. A~vo. o.ro doo.d ond o.nd
houses a.re nco.t substontio.l row brick construction. La.rgor doto.ohod. homos a.top
hill o.djo.cent Highlo.nd Po.rk which ho.s boon rocontly improved o.nd boo.utified.
Shopping und neighborhood stores on Jo.mo.ico. A~vo.

6.

Highlo.nd
Po.rk,
Brooklyn
B_ ARE..A: NO.
NAME AND LOCATION _ _
___
__
_ _ _ _ _ SECURITY GRADE _ _
ASSESSED VALUES 1

135% of mo.rkot vo.l uo •

2

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10- 1-3?
1.

•

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FORM 8

ARE A OESCR I PT I OH - SECURITY MAP OF Now York City, N. Y.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Description of Terr ain .

Slight downvro.rd slope toward the wost .

'b.

Fa orable Influences .

Prospoot Park - olos0 in. A.doquute zoning and
r ostr iotioRs . Now s~bwuy undor 9th St.

c.

Detr imental Influences.

Trnffio on tho ~vonues.

d.

Percentage of land impr ov~d ~~;

11

.t<os . 9o;,o

2.

INHABITANTS:
Busi ness oxooutives
Occupation __an_d__,._pr_o_f_o_s_si_o_n_o._l_s_

a.

3.

yrs. St o.tic

e.

Trend @f desii.:~at>ili tf next

b>.

Estimated a,n1n ual if~m!i.il.y d.ne@me $ 6000--25 , 000

llO'-lS

c.

Fore i gn- bor n families__!§_%; _ _
I_r-is_h_&_B_~_it_i_·s_h_ _ pred@mina t i,ng; d.

e.

Infiltration of - -Jewish
------

f.

g.

Population is increasing _ _Y_e_s_

decreasing _ _ _ _ _'-=~

Neg110~ ; _ _ %

Relief families ___V_e_r-=-y_fw_
• __ _ _ _ _ _ _ __

Bl!J[LDINGS:
PREDOMINAT[NG ~ i

2- fa.mily 5- 8 rms

1 family 8-12 rms

a.

] G)

@
Elil(ER T¥PE,

3- 4 f o.mfu~y 5- 8 rms
(Mostly conve iftod s•gls)
Brick

b.

Cemstruction

Brick

Brii.ok

c.

Average Age

40

40 ¥.ears

4(l)

<ii •

Repair

Good

Good

Geed

e.

Gecupancy

95

%

9§

%

98

$

f.

Iilome ownership

80

%

:75

%

60

%

g.

Constructed past yr.

h.

1~29 Price r ange

$

l 7 • 000-25, 000

±.

1 935:Price rang,e

$

8 , 500- 12. 000

j .

1938Frice range

$

10. 000- 12. soo

$

Poor

k.

Sal es demand

1.

Activity

m.

1~29

Year s

¥'ears

Nene

None

None
$

17, 000-24 , 0@0;i0_0f

$

18,000- 2!!i , ®C)Q

4~ $

9, 000- ~2 , 000 5~

$

!l 2 f (i)Q(l)_-1 7, Jc(l),(D,0

67

%

5~

91 5©0- 12, 500 5~

$ 12., 5@€) .. 1 7,, 5Gl0

70

%

Poor

$ - Poor
-- - -

r100$

$
$-

- ---

100- 175

---1.0.0% $ __
10_0_-_15_0

65 _
- _
IOQ
$_ _
_

$

n.

1934Rent range

$

70

135

__
7gg

$ __7_0__
1_15 _ _ 7~

$_4_o_ _e_5_

o.

1938Rent range

$

85 - 150

__
8~

$ _ _9_0_-_1_25 _ _
8~

$_5_
, o_-_1,_
,o_

$ __G_o_o_d__

Poor
$- ---

Renta l demand

q.

Activity

Good
$- ---

Good

Good

ll-.

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

5.

CLARI FYING REMARKS:

11.©©%

Poer

Poor

Rent range

p.

\fl

a.

Home pu r chase

Limited ;

100%

64
---------~
'l3

, - - - --

%

Poor
1b . Home bud.laing

Limited

25% la.rge modern fireprol)f o.po.rtmonts 3- 6 rms . renting $18.. 35 por rm.
Some oldor npo.rtments included o.nd converted singlos for s..10 fnmilios in sma.11
units. Conversion is profito.ble if properly done o.s fo r exrunplc an oxpondituro of
$18,000 on a. ~10, 000 single house now yields $5600 gross in rents or 20%. This duo
to tho current domand fo r smull suites of 2- 3 rms . Ono of tho older uristoora.tic
sections of tho city. 1~ fow privo.tc clubs .

NAME AND LOCATION_ __.,_Pn....r....k.....:.
S..,10.,,.p~o+
, -'B"""r""-'!o~ok~l~yn~_ _ __ SECURITY GRADE _ __B_ A1REA N® .
11.SSESSED VALUES :

135% of ma.rkot vo.luo .

3
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FORM 8
10-1-37

AREA DESCRIPTION .. SECURITY MAP OF Now York City, N.Y.
1.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Description of Terrain.

b.

Fa~,orable Influences.

c.

Detrimental Influences.

;:;'l:-t but.with gr,.ll.u:::.l ::;lopo 9-orrn townrd the south.

~

Unif.ormi ty- ,Jf o·mdtrueti-m typos., Prido of homo
ownorship. Noo.r Prospoct Po.rk o.nd Botainioo.l Go.rdans.
Tro.ffio

d.

2.

3.

Percentage of land improved__gg_%; • e.
Ros. 95%
lNHABITANTS:
Business oxocutivos rmd
a. Occupation pPefossioaal
b.
c.

Foreign-born families~%;

e.

Infiltration of _ _~Je~,~'f.i~e~h---

g.

Population is increasing _ _ __

Trend of desirability a.eoot

l!O-l!$

yr;s. Sta.tic

Estimated annual famii~ ine0me $ 350Q-l©,OOG

pFetl0minMing; d. N'e,g r0 NH* ; _ _ %
*2 or 3 fo.milies botweon N0stro.n:d o.nd
f. Relief if ami]iles ----"-"!-""==-----------=---c:
S9}.).ono.ota.dy Av;o. , there l.'0,r 115-2© y,aa:rs.
dee,r eas1mg_______ staiit ie_'li;...._e=•s,.___ _ _ __

,Iom&h

1

13UILDINGS:
20)

Q)TiilER T1PID

'PREDOMINATING --.ML%

a.

Type

b.

Construction

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

OccuJJ>a:nicy

--96---%

_

......§...
· 5---~

---ae-~5~ - ~

f.

Nome ownership

--eo---%

~-tie't:t'a--%

---=---m@....., --~

g.

Constructed past yr._.M,Ne""":R~e~-

h.

19~

i.
j .

Price range

.8riek

_ __¥ ears
18

Sail.es demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929

___l_!ii ¥ears

a5 ¥ea,r s
Good

$

193 /rice range $
/rice range $
193

k.

3-4 fruniiy 3-5 rms

2 fomj)y 5-7 rms

1ft:mtily610 rms

$

10,ooo-1e,eoe---!M%
o,300-12,000

ae %

$

10, aoo 20,G@@

$

i,soo--12,000

$

Poer

i@, 0

00

s-f

$

'7, 600 L2, Ot:t<OO--e{l~I

$

PaG>r

Poot
$ _.:+'76"'""""----+l~54"'0-

----100%

$

60 - J )Q

n.

193.jent range

$_NS0..+--~Qw-O-

---S-1>

$

c.o -

o.

193 jent range

$--,61-r.S-.---lt-t-01t-10- ---+7f

$-~4~5---i7~5 ----7.I

$ _-tt'Fft-t\'Hir---

$

Rental demand

q.

Activity

7,5©0-ll.~50G

Poer

Rent range

p.

$

Fo:ir

i}llil0$

. _____,6::.. ::3_ _ ,

7Q

to good

$ __
3_s
. _---x;50..__

$

,..._.....:'l~l,__ %

Fair to good

F0:il'

Fuix

LJ.,

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

a.

5,

CLARIFYING REMARKS: 5% modern 15 yr. old 6-30 family npnrtmonts, 3-6 rms renting ~12$l7.50 per room. A good mid-town locntion. Convoniont. Enstorn Pnrkwny o.
broad thoroughfnro. Business along Nostrand and U~ion Avos. principally.
President St. between Now York o.nd Kingston ;~ves. is restricted to 1-frunily
houses. Value now $13000-30,000. Nono rented.

6.

NAME AND LOCATION --,r=r=own=or-~ti'o-•~"~,..t-..-----ta'"""'mkr-t~...,.,
....- - - SECURITY GRADE ----B- AREA NO. _ _,,4_.____
v
l1. J. 0 JL 8 I
l:H VU .l.:JU
ilBSESSED VJ..LUES:

Home purchase Limited

135% of mnrkot vuluo.

b. 'H0me l:>ui.!l.di,ng

J.i mi tad-

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FORM 8
10-1-37

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP O,F Now York City, N.Y.
1.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a~ Description of Terrain. Fla.t

b.

Fa"orable Intluences.

Prospect Pnrk. Conveniont to down town. Trunsi ti0n
ovidont town.rd high ola.ss apa.rtmonts ~oplccing old
singlos oxoept in Leff'o,r ts Ma.nor soction (Soe bol0w)

c•

Detrimental Influences.

Tro.ffic on tho avenues north o.nd south.

Percentage of land improved_JIB_%; e. Trend of desira:ll>Hity neoct !l©-1.5 yFs.___,U~P~--Res. 90%
INHABITANTS:
Exccutivos, pro£0s10. Estimated annuail ffam1i1~ in:€0me $ 4\©QQ-J 5,00©
a. Occupation
sio:i::10l oad busi:i::1os-s
men
c. Foreign-born families--20%; -~I.._.r....,.i..,s4-ho.....=----'£..Jo~wiu..·1o.J,s~h._____ J!>Fed0111!i..,n atin.g; e.. NegP0 N0 ; _ _ (ti
d.

2.

3.

e.

Infiltration of _ _~I~r~i~sb.u__ __

f.

g.

Population is increasing Yas

decFe.asinig _ _ _ _~~-

Relief families _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __

BUILDINGS:
PREDOMIN,A'i'ING

©THIE)R 11'¥f.E

..AIL__~

a.

Type

l folllily 6•ll rms

b.

Construction

Fromc,briok

c.

Average Age

28

d.

Repair

Good

e.

Hi

~

2

2-fomiJy 5-7, :inns

Years

--=--<.2..,5t....Years

Occupancy

_ __.,_951.L-_ _ $

_ _9-S_ _ t

f .

Home ownership

_ __,8....,0.,___ _ $

-----'-7;:,;.,
5_ _ %

g.

Constructed past yr.

22

-=~•8,::_
: - ~= 00

_6_0_ _ _ ~

Nona

Nano

· . .,

i

19 3 5 Price range

$

a

02%

$

6.,G@.o
---

n,o@o
5~~
---- --

$

j.

1938 Price range

$

e,000 12,0(i)Q-...a.9.%

$

6,500 l.2 7 0QO 6?%

$

eGG ~ 1 ooo

$

Poor to fnir

$

P0or to fo.ir

k,

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929 Rent range

$-~@o..i----...j.1~2~0- --100%

$

n.

193¥ent range

$_-"1!4.w0~---17-wO- --GJ,j

$_....3"'5,____.s_,_,o --6...,3~

o.

193~ent range

$_e1
0 0~~8H!e~ --1a%

$

Boop

p.

Rental demand

q.

Activity

$

to f'o.ir

50 - JOO

4!0 •

65

ill@@%

----47u.:,Q%

Fo:ir to good

MORTGAGE FUNDS:

~00:r

Pool"

$ _-"'2...5'---='":;-'4:z:.5,..___
$

' $

Fe.ip

OF

YieaFs

30 - 50

_ ___..fi""'8_ _ %

,_.__._6LL7_ _ %

Good
Goad

~-

AVAILABILITY

a.

5.

CLARIFYING REMARKS:

38% 4-story walk-ups mid 6-story olova.tor npo.rtmonts renting $12v23 per room. Now npo.rtmont 0 1nstruotion is ropla.oing pa.lo.tia.l
but obsoloto singles cxcopt in le£forts Ma.nor (south sido of
Lincoln Rd. to north sido of Fomnoro and fr0m Flo.tbush A~o. to
Rogers ~vo.) which hns n porpctuul rostriotion to 1-fcunily houses.

6.

NAME AND LOCATION

Upper FJ otbusb, Brook) yn
ASSESSED VALUES:

Home purchase

120%

f>:IA:plo

b. H0me builldd.ng

I i:11d tod

~---

SECT!JRI TY GRADE ---=B...._ AIItEA NC). 5

0£ mo.rkot vo.luo •

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FORM 8

1.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a.

Description of Terrain.

b.

Favorable Influences.

c.

Detrimental Influences.

d.
2.

c.

e.
g.

Now construction in seuth and ca.st pa.rts. Pla.ygrounds.
Homos simila.r in ty;fle, Good tro.nsporla.tion.- east roi.d
wost pa.rts.

Holy Cross Cometary property. Contra.l p0rti0n, a. 2-fa.ro
zono, i,o. tra.nsporta.tion downtown is remote. Part of the
Kings County for the mentally deficient located olo·se to Clarkson Ave. just
north of this area
·so
Up
Percentage of land i m p r ~ ~ ; e. Trena 0f desirability, next :10-l!$ yrs. _ _ _ __

Skilled labor, mooha.nics
1800-500©
olorks, sma.ll businos~ ~
Oecupation__,.,n,-,---------, ,1:1, 'E stimateci aninua] :i!amiil.~ iii,ne0me $ _ _ _ _ _ __
Ne
F
. .
40 %
Jewish, Irish, ana
oreign-born fam1 1 1es _ _ ;
It~tlicm
pred0minatd.n,g; d. Negro _ _ ; _ _ %
Jewish
Few
Infiltration of
f. Reil.ieif families~==~-----=---- - - - Yos
Popuiation is increasing _ _ __
decreasing_ _~ - - - static _ _ _~=~,-----

BUILDINGS:

PREBOMINATING ~%

a.

Type

b.

Construction

c.

Average Age

1 family 5-9 rms

2-frunily· 5-7 rms

Brick, some frame

Brick

Briek

Good

Good

5 __ $
_ _9·
_

95

=----'
_____ %

Oee upancy

f.

Home ownership

g.

Est. 750
Constructed past yr. _ _ _ __

h.

1929 Price range

i.

193!i...
-.!:'rice range

4 ,ooo- 8,000 ___
52J,
$._____

193a. .

$ 4,soo- 9,ooo

]:'rice range

k.

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929 Rent range

n.

10
~ - - ¥·e ars
Good

8
__
_ Years

e•

j .

©WHIDR 11¥'.PE
3-4 family 3-5 nns

8_Years
__

Repair

$

$

7,000-16,000

1934._

Rent range
Rent range

p.

Rental demand

q.

Activity

=----'

N0no

Est. 100

a
--1QQ.o

si.o

$ 10 000-18 C:>00
'

·

'

100%

$

iLOO$

~

0,000- 9,ooo

5~
,,o

$ __a_,_0_00_-_il_1_:100@

58

$

s,000-10,000

5t

$

9,0©0-11.2,000

64

>D

_____ $

N

____

Fo.ir t0 good
55 - 80

- _65
$ _ 35
__
_

38 _
- _70
$__
_

67

_ _$

45 - 60
$, _ _ _ __

67

55_
$ _35_- _

__ $

30 - 40
$ _ _ _ __

40 - 6.0

74

35 - 45

72

--%

100%

$

Good
$__
_ __

Good
$__
_ __

Good

Good

.Ample
Home purchase _ _ __

I $ _ _ __

67

----%
70
,-----%

Goocil.
$ _ _ _ __

Good
Amplo
b. Home !building _ _ _ _ __

4•

AVAILABILITY

5.

CLARIFYING REMARKS:

Lindon Blvd. homos 12-15 yrs. ol<l. Otherwise o.n a.roa. or Wl'y
a.ctivo now construction of smnll row brick singlos n.nd somo
two-family houses. About 20% of tho buildings oroetod in tho
pnst 18 months. Church Avo . a.nd Utica. Avo. :mo.in shopping
stroots .

6.

NAME AND LOCATION

Fla.tbush, (Holy Cross) Broo'klynSECURITY GRADE _ _B_-_ AREA NO.

OF

%

Fa.ir - good for now$ Fo.ir - good for new $ __F_a.=ir_ __

- _
100
$ _50
__
_

MORTGAGE

7'5
_____
%

70

75

Fa.ir to good

193a

1

Fla.t

INHABITANTS:
a.

3.

lw

York City, N~Y.
AREA DESCR I PiT I OM - SECURITY 'M,AP Of _ _ _ ___,

10-1-3'7

FUNDS:

a.

1.SSESSED VALUES:

120% of mnrkot valuo •

6

----

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FORM 8
10-1-J?

1.

AREA DESCRIPllON - SECURITY MAP

AREA CHARACTERI STICS:
a. Descri ption of Terr ain.

b.

c.

.w

York City,

0 F_ __ _ ____,

N.Y.

Flat

Includes Prospect P~rk South and Ditmas Park (see below)
Fa:vor ~\~hl\~U~~is desirable par'ts of ali F'.l.e.tbush. Good pride 0f home ownersl:lip.
Near Pr~speot Par k. Brooklyn College wit~ new oampus and buildings to the
southeast . Convenient.
Traffic on the avenues north and south.

Detr iment al Influences.

Ste.tic
90
Percenta ge of land impr om.--a.&~; e. Trend 0f desirabiility neoct l:0- 1$ yrs . _ _ _ __
Clerks, business exe3000-15,(3)00
INHABITANTS:
cutives, professional
a. Occupation _ _ _ _ __ _ _ _ _
b. Esti>mated a,nn,uail. famiil!.y ine0ine $._ _~ - - - N0
35
Jewish, Irish and
c. Foreign- bor n families _ _ $; ----1l3~r;:..i~t~i..:.$~h--- - -- pFed01T1inating; d . Negr0 _ _ ; _ _ %
Jewish
Ver y iew
e. Infiltration of____ _ _ _ _
f. Relief famiil.ies ~ - - - -~ ~- - - - - - - Yes
g. Population is increasing _ _ __
decreasing.- = ~- -....,..--'~
s-t ~t i:€.c-.,,--------

d.
2.

3.

BUILDINGS :

a.

Type

b.

Const r uction

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Oecupancy

if.

Home owner ship

60

PREDQM]NAT[N~ _ _ $
l family 6- 10 rms

25
_ _ _ YeaFs
G0od

Years

Good

98

95

i

_____ $

$

____ $

65

75

_ _ _ Y'eaFs

Geod
_____ %
50

- - - --'

None
Est . 10
g. Constructed past yr.,_ _ _ __
!1.2,0(1)0-22, ®00
11,000- 20 , oo(l)
12, 000- 20 , 000*
$
h. 1 ~29 Price range $ _ _ _ _ _ -2QQ$ $
\100%
7,500- 13,500
62
6, 500- 1.0, 500 55
7, 500- 12,000* 61
1931>
____$
r ice range $,_ _ __ , _ _ $ $
i.
$ $
7,5(1)0-13,500
62
6, 500- 10, 500 55
7,500- 12, 000* 61
1938
$
_
_
_
_
_
_
$
Price
r
ang,
e
$
j •
- -~ $
~ ---%
Fair
Faii:Fair
$
k. Sales demand
$
$
Peor
Fair
Fair
Activity
1.
45 - 80
75 - 125
135
80
$
_1.00$ $._ _ __ _
m. 1929 Rent r ange
lOOi $
JOO$
64
60
25 - 55
60 $ _ _
80
45__
- 75
50
l93Rent
_
n.
r a nge
$
% $
----%
73
30 - 60
90
72
72
95
55
60
l93i
ent range
$
o.
$ $ _ __ __
% $
Good
Rental
demand
$
1? ·
,-~••r ':
Fair
!-air
)...r'IC.;.i
..~ ; ; :.; ~,\, _.··...:-·r_,,,_
· .,_,c•_ __
q. Activity
.
,_
Ample
· _) , . /;, ,,;, ':
Ample
AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS : a. Home purchase _ _ _ _ ; Ii>. Home building _ _ _ __
. 20% modern elevator apartments especially in , noi:t~~ast part;
CLARI FYING REMARKS: .·. · :1-lso along 0collin Ave •., Fester 'Av0 . an<i!. Oat-01:_\A.y~.'.-,;r.bnt-1,ng
~22- 28 per r eom. Transition from o·ld _palo..~1uil. s~:i:itlos to
high class o.pO:rtments evident ·throughout the · are~· 8:lliCept
in tho two so- called "1•' 11 zonos, numoly Prospect Po.rk South
"(church Ave ~ to Bevor'ly Rd .:. o.nd Stratford Rd,,, to Mb:rl·b orough Rd.)
and Ditmo.s Park (Do.r chostor Rd . to Newkirk Avo. and Ma.i:-lborough Rd.
·
( Continued on rovorsc sido)

-

LI, .

Frame-stuee0- trick

Frame- stucco- b r ick

25

5

1.5
{)iR(IDR :L'¥:BE _ _ I
2 fami1y 5- 1 rms

__ ,

B+

South of Prospect Park, Brookl~
I 6. NAME AND LOCATION _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ SECURI TY GRADE _ _ _ AREA NO.
ASSESSED VALUES:

125% of mo.rkot vo.luo.

7

----

.r

..,
s.

'·
(Cont. f'rom rdve.rsO -~ido):- •

CLARIFTING REMARKS:

..

'l.. :

to E, 21st St.) · ~Oro is ono vory high, _c1o.Ss 'a.po.rtlllont house ·!i,n
Prospc.ct Po.rk South but·' 0th0twi-s•o the o.roa.s a.:r:;"o :l!OO% f)I'DJno-,s:tm:ccd
und brick 9-14 ·room .singles of 25 yrs. O.v:e-ta.ge' hgo w;i.:th prdctiectU,y
100% homa ovarorship·
t.
r ,_1;. H ·11·
·c
*Vo.luds in tho so two sootions!- (not includod in c.bovo figuros)
now r:ingo from $12,000 to ~25,000 ho.viri~ doolinod 50~ sinco
1929 ond showing no rocovory 1 iil t~a ~po.st two yoo.rs. Thasq
homos o.ro ih good condition i;o.n oro.l'ly and hc.vo largo pl:ots..
of well kopt lawns, trocs and ,,.shJ::"ubb;or.y.
~ _,, ,:

,,

:0

,

·- JS.

,U

•

·•

T •. -,._''

;_', d

q

)i'_j

,.,., .t

'

·:..

r:::
I ', '

r

L

•

r

,

,Q

... &.: ,.
t.G·.,-

•

r,

,j

i.::

'

,,

-~I.!

1,p

•

!_,1

•

FORM 8
10- 1- 3?

tw

Yort City, N. Y.

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP OF _ _ _ ___,
1.

2.

3.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
Description of Terrain.

b.

Favorable Influences.

c.

Detrimental Influences.

d.

90
Percentage of land impr ov~83T""'85~;

INHABITANTS:

40,i ;
Foreign- born fam1·1·1es __

e.

Infiltration of

g.

Population is increasing

Type

b •.

Construction

c.

Average Age

Home ownershil)

g.

Constructed past yr.

m.
n.
o.
p.
q.

6.

75

il.5

¥eaFs
Fair to good

~5
%

$

65

%

40

%

Est . 30

9500- 16,000
Price r ange $
1935 .
5500- 9,000
Pnce range $
6QOO- 9, 500
1938pnee
.
range $
Poor
Sales demand
$
Poor
Activity
85 - 150
1929 Rent range
$
1934
55 - 90
Rent range $
60 - 100
1938R
ent range $
Good
Reirtal demand
$
Good
Activity
a.

'M'ea,Fs

Geed

~5
$

1929

CLARIFYING REMARKS:

Briek

15

Est. 40

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS :

5

©;THER 'F¥PE
3-4 fa.mHy, 3-€3 nns

$

Brick- stuee0- frruno

¥eaFs
Fo.ir to good

f.

1.

30

18

95

Sta.tic
yrs. _ _ _ __

¥es

staitire

OO'H:IDR TiiPE
2-.fo.milLy 5- 7 rms

Brick- stucco- fro.me

Occupancy

!!.@-is

N.0

d:eeFeasing

___::_,

e.

desir ability neoot

Rellie!f famillies

f.

PRIIDOMINATIN@
1 family 6- 10 rms

Repair

oif

b.

No

d.

k.

Trend

Bay Ridgo Avo.

25(:)0- 750())
Estimated an,n ual famHy ine0me $
'
No
British & Irish
; __%
pred0m-i nati,n g; d. Negli'@

BUILDINGS:
a.

e.

Clorks - business raon

c.

j •

5.

Industry a.t the northvrest oornor.
t r nffic t0 Sta.ten Isltmd Forry.

Occupation

i.

q..

Quiot - o.wa.y from he~vy tro.ffic . Noa.r Sh0r0 Roa.a
Drivo o.nd Owls Head Pa.rk. Trees a.na gQ.rdons well
kdpt.

a.

h.

I

Slightly rolling with gr o.d~o.l down slopo toward tho
Bay.

a.

'
10Q%

57

$

$

12,00@- 18, ©0@
81 500- 12,0GO

$

I

61% $
$

None
100%

$

68%

$

9,000- l2, 5Gl0
_ _72%

$

Poor

62
_ _$
68
%

$
$
$

$

14,0Q©- 20, ©®®
100%

9, QQO- _ll.4.,(j)Q)O

€38

~,600-1~,500

71

%
%

B00ir

$

Poor
~$

~

Poor

€35 - 90

5G - 80
1001

50 - 60

71

55 - 75

%
84
%

• Good

Good
lil:tplo
Home puFchase__ _ _

$

iJtC!lli}$

40 --60

7,7

45 - 7,0

88

$
$

%
%

Good
$

Good
Limi tod

b. H0me euill<iling _ _ _ __

30"/o o.po.rtr:1onts 4- stor y wo.lk- ups prodomino.ting renting $13- 15 por
room and 6- story clcvntor o.pa.rtmcnts r0nting i18- 22 po:r room.
Trend ovor po.st 10 years town:ru. high cla.ss o.pa.rtmonts. l~pprox!i.mn.toly 15% of tho structures obsoloto typo singles o.nd 2- fcunily
in fo.ir condition but unsuito.blo for modornizo.tion duo to
inorco.sin6 land vo.luos and conpotition fron o.po.rtmont houses.

NAME AND LOCATION _ _B_o.y_Ri_dg_,o_,_B_r_o_o_k_
l yn
_ _ _ _ _ _ SECUR1:TY GRADE _ _B_ AREA NO. _ 8 _ _

l.SSESSED VALUESz

130% of mo.rkot vo.luo.

FORM 8
•

10-1- 3'7

•

Yor k City~

N,. Y.

AREA DESC,RI PT I ON - SECURITY MAP Of _ _ _ ___,
1•

2.

AREA CHARACTERISTI CS:
a.

Descript i on of Ter rain. Slightly rolling

b.

Favorable Inf luences.

c.

Detrimental Influences . U.S. Govornmont RosoITVo.tion t0 tho south. Ro.ilr00.d
o.nd industry t0 tho north.. Vo'l'y p,,0r a.rou o.<.ljo.cent
to tho northoo.st.

d

p

·

e•

g.

e.

Trend of d.esir·a li>ili ty neoct

Foreign-0orn families ~
40 «.
and Irish - Ea.st /0'
Jc,,t.i.eh e.ncl: Italian
I nfiltration

f Ito.lion, nor thoa.st

o - - --

a.

Type

b.

Construct ion

c.

Average Age

d,

Repair

e.

Occupancy

g.

h.

---- ;

Yes
Popuiat i on is increasing _ _ __

BUILDINGS:

f.

10 - 15

Sta.tic
y,rs. _ _ _ __

Brick-stucco- frruno

$

$

5 1 000- 10 1 500

55%

$

j•

1938Pr ice range

$

5,500- 111 000

5~%

$

Poor
$_ _
_ __

$

Activity

m.

1929 Rent r ange

n.

1934
Rent r ange

45_-_65
$__
_

__% $

o.

193.8
1{ent range

50_-_70
$_ _
_

92

55
75_
_-_

Good
$__
__ _

..

100%

s,ooo-12,0oc»

50>
%

6, 000- 12, 000

50
%

$

_im%
85

a.

____ $

$,

$

59

8,oo~- 13 1 000
64
____%
P0or

$
Poor
55 - 70

65 - 100

$

% $

:l00$

7, 500- 12_,<D(:)0

Poor

15 -

80

5:0 -

90

J:iea% $
75
% $
85
% $

$

35 - 5'5

72

40 - 60

---=-so=---%

Good

Good

,-----%

$
Good

Good

AVA I LABI LITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

8,000-20,000

Poor

Poor

1.

Activity

- -~ = ~
65
____%

F;st. 100

$

q.

15
~--fears
Fo.ir tt0 goo<ll

,i

l935Price rainge

Rental demaad

Brick

80

Est. 50
Constructed past y,r ·---=---11,000-11, 000
.
1929 Pnee range $ _ _ _ _ _ . 100$

p.

Brick- stucco- £rrun0

95

$

75 _ _ %
__

$_

@TRER T¥PE
3-4 :family, 3• 6 ms

'f ea,r s
Fo.ir to g00cl

Fo.ir to good

Sales demand

5

30
QTH:ER ll.'¥:RE
%
1 fru:iily 5• 8 rm.s

15

15_ Year s
__

Home owner ship

:Jtmv

---------------

decreasing~~'---............~ -

PREDOMINATING ~ $
2-frunily 5-7 rms

_ _98
_ __

Ne,gF© _lfa
_ ; _ _%

,I
•
J.i)~el:lOOM.natd.n,
g ; cl.

Relief Iamil!ies

f.

l! •

k.

q..

90
ercen tage of land impr:RJ:r1----e5%%;

Nc~r golf club .

INHABITANTS:
Clerks, St10.ll business
a. Occupation mon C\Ild mor cho.nts
2200- 7500
---------41'/ir..fe-e't:7 - l i > s - e ~ , Wi1f:Ws}(ami1~ lin€0me $_~= ~ - - c.

3.

Dykor Boo.oh Po.rk.

I,imitod
Heme pure hase _ _ _ _

Good
b. Home building _ _llnpl
_ _o__

CLARIFYING REMARKS·
25% brick 3 & 4 story wo.1kups o.nd 6-story eloVO:tor o.po.rtmonts,
principnITy loca.tod a.long 3r d avo., 4th Avo., 5th Avo . , 8th Avo . and .Ft.
Hamilton· Po.rlcwo.y, renting ~12- 20 por room. Principo.l business stroots,
3rd, 4th, 5th Aves. o.nd 69th a.nd 86th Sts. South of 91st St. sovora.l old
obsoloto houses mcy bv found sco.ttclrocl o.mong nowor homos. Tho trond here
is towa.rd o.po.rtmcnts. Dykor Heights' is a. smo:11 o.roa. just n.orth of Dykor
Bouch Purk, whore thcro o.ro a..numbor of' large singles in poor doma.nd bl:lt
woll mnintl".inod.
· ·

6, NAME AND

LOCATION

B9
Bo.y Ridge & Dyker Hoichts ,
-----------~tl~!'~aa~kl~URI TY GRADE _ _ _ AREA NO.
ASSESSED V/J.UES : 120% of mnrkot va.luo •
----

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FORM 8
10-1-37

1,

-

Now York City, N.Y.
AREA DESC1
R IPTl8N - SECURl11iY M,AP Oif _ _ _ _ _.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Description of Terrain.

Flnt

b.

Favorable Influences.

Good transportation.

c.

Detrimental Influences.

Mixed types of structures and mixed re.oes. Jewish
Com~tery to the north.ea.st. Po0r surrounding
noighborhoods.

d•

.
d
Percentage of 1 and 1rnpr%:Yls~~
0

:~,.a,

;

e.

TFend

Near ocean. front.

0if

desiFali>Hity ne\Xt

!10-:1:5

[)own
y~s. _
_ _ __

INHABITANTS:
c.

Clerks - skilled labor
·on
Small
business men
b . Est1mate
.
d annua1 !l.ifflll'.I..&.~ 1ne0me $ 2500-5000
Occupatl
e.nd merchants
Ne
•
born fam1. 1es
70 «~; _
Jewish
-_
Italian
. __
___
_ _ _ _ _ pFei4emipating; i1!. Negr0 _ _ ; __ ,
Fore1gn1

e.

Infiltration of _ _r_t_a_l_ie._n_ __

g.

Population is increasing _ _ __

a,.

3.

q. .

,4t

Type

b.

Construction

e.

Average Age

d,

Repair

e.

Occupancy

35
©THER TM!PE ___ %
l frunily, 6-10 rms

©itH:ER 'il'WPE
3-~ family 4- S nns

Stucco-brick-fro.mo

Fro.me-b~iok-stucco

Br:tek-fra.mo

20
_ _ _:Yea-r s
Fo.ir to good

_____ ,

95

Est.
20_
Con,structed past yr .. _ _
__

h.

1929 Price range

$

-----'
-----'
Nene

65
_____
,

80
_____
%

g.

18
--~¥ea11s
Fo.ir te ge0d

25
___ ¥ears
Fa.ir to good

____ $

Home ownership

60

Est. 4G

14,000-17,000 Iao%

$ B,GG@... ]8 1 0©0 100% $ :L~,00Q-2G.l,©OO
iieo%
---=-=-=-

i.

l935Price range $

6,500- 9,000

50%

$

5, 000-10,000___
58%

j..

1938p.
nee range

6,500- 9,ooo_50a_,~

$

5,5©0-10,500

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929

$

62% ,$

$_ _ _~~

8,00@-ll,G.lOG_____
56
%

$ - - --=--

Poor

Poor

Poor

8,0©©-11, ®00_
, _s_s__ $

Poor

Peor

$ _Poor
_ _ __

$

60 - 80

50 - 70

Rent range

- 90
$ _55
__
__

---1.QO,$

$ _ _ _ __

l .@@11

n.

193 4Rent range

- 60
$ _40
__
__

~%

$_4_o_-_s_e_

__
1_1 i

$_3_6_-_s_s_

o.

1938Rent range

76_$
$_4_5_-_6_5_ __

$_4_5_-_6_5_

__1s_,

$ _3_'5_-_5_
•5_

$ _Good
_ _ __

$ _ Fo.ir
_ _ __

Poor

Poor

p.

Rental demand

q.

Activity

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FtJNDS:
CLARIFYING REMARKS:

6.

Few
Relii.ef tamiiies - -- - - - - ----.,---,-----Yes
deeFeasing_ _ _ _~=-statie _ _~ ----'-:=--

PREDOMINAf[NG ~%
2-family 5-7 rms

f.

k.

•

f.

BU[LDINGS:
a.

. ,,

a.

Limited
Home purchase _ _ __

$,_ _ _ __

75
----%

75

~---%

$, _Good
_ _ __

Poor
Limit0d
b. Heme builcHng _ _ _ _ __

15% o.po.rtmonts 3-4 story walk-ups - somo with stores on street
lcvol 3-5 rooms renting ~8-12 por room. Somo now olovo.tor
6-story o.po.rtmonts prinoipo.lly a.long Bo.y Po.rkwo.y o.nd 75th St.
nvoro.go ront $18 per room.
·

Bonsonhurst, Brookljm.
B10
NAME AND LOCATION - - - - - - - - - - - - SECURITY GRADE _ _ _ AREA NO.
ASSESSE[) VALUESs 125% of mnrkot vnluo.

----

•

FORM 8

10- 1-3'7

1.

· ~ 'fork City, N.Y.

ARE A DES CRI PT I 8 N - SECURI lY M,AP Of _ _ __ _ __

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Description of Terrain.

Flo.t

Protoctivo zoning o.p.d rostricti,ons. Substo.ntio.i
construction of homps with pride of homo ownorship
ond o.ttro.ctive stroots with troos, lo.vms nnd g~rdens.

b.

Favorable Influences.

c.

Detrimental Influences.

d.

Percentage of land improN"aJ.@%;

Jowish Cemetery to iho southwest.
udjo.ccnt.

Poor neighborhoods

90
2.

3.

Sta.tic

e. Trend 0f desiramil!ity, p.e~t

yrs. _____

Business oxeoutivos,

INHABITANTS:
profossio.no.l, o.nd
a,. Occupation moPeham:; 8
30

Estimated an,nuall.. family inceme

0.

.,

Jovri.sh - Irish

c.

Foreign-bor:n families _ _ %; __________ pt"ed0minating; d.

e.

Infiltration of _ _ _ _ _ _ __

f.

g.

Population is increasing ____

dec:ueasing~---~--

No

8()

1 family 7- 9 rms

20
OO'H.ER '.L'YRE _ _
2- f'runily 5-7 rms

Fromo-stucco- brick

Frrun0- stl:loc0- b'riek

Type

b.

Construction

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

95
________
j

f.

Home ownership

80 __ _ %
__

g.

Constructed past yr. _ _ _ __

h.

1929

i.
j.

15

Good

1938

.

Price range
Price range

$
$

Good
95
75

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929

n.
o.
p.
q.

1934
1938

Rent range

1'I0no

100%

·

9,000-13,000

59 %

9,500-13,500

62

_

$
$

_ % $

Rent range
Rent range

Rental demand
Activity

$

$
$

$

it00$

% $

(fl

100%

9,000-1$,506 61
9, 500- H,,GOe> 61
_

_ % $

$

%

$

Poor

Poor
80 - 135
60 -

15,C>0©- 22,000

Poor

$ _ _ _ __

$

_____ $

_ _ _ _ _ (fl

15,000- 22, 000

'

_ _ __ _ $

- ~ ~--1

Poor

k.

©'TIHER TJPE

$

___ ¥ears

None

1935

·stat!i:c _ _ _ _ _ __ _

15

_ _ _ Yea,r s

Price range $

N0

Ne,g-F@ _ _ ; __ $

N0n0

BUILDINGS:
a.

3500-10,000

$ _ _ _ _ _ __

Rel:ti.ef f a m i l i e s - - - - - - - -- - -- ~ - -

PREDOMINAT[NG _ _ %

90

-100%
70
__$

70 - 100

$

$

79
% $

i-'a.ir

70 - 100
75

74

60 -

90

88

$

:Ji!:20%

% $

%

$

%

,i

G0od
$

Fnir

1aa%

50 -

$

Fair
Limitod

lj..

l!0-15

Limited

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS: a. Home purchase _ _ _ _ b. Home buildi,ng _ _ _ __
CLARIFYING REMARKS: A 6-story a.pa.rtmont houso in this o.roo. o.t Conoy Islnnd Avo. D.lld
Avo. J 11nrl a.nether now o.po.rtment o.t Avo . H a.nd E. 16th St. M::my
lc.rgo singles difficult ·to sell though woll kopt. A possibility
tha.t ndjncent poorer a.roa.s will o.dversoly a.ffoot this section.

I

6.

Midwood Mruior, Brooklyn
Bll
NAME AND LOCATION _ _ _ _ __ _ _ _ _ _ _ SECURITY GRADE _ _ _ AREA NO. _ __
ASSESSED VALUES:

145% of mnrke~_yo.luo •

•

FORM 8
10- 1- 37 .

1.

I

York City, ,N..:Y .. .

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECUR1 l ¥ MAP OF _ _ _ __

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Description of Terr ain.

Flo.t

Adoquo.to zoning nnd restrictions . All deto.choa
homos nttr o.ctivoly lnndsonpod a.nd woll maintninod.
Good tro.nsportntion~

b.

Favorable Jnfluences.

c.

E>etrimental Influences .

Surrounding neighborhoods loss dosi r ~blo .

2.

Static

90
d. Percentage of land imp~ 90%% ;
Business oxocutivos
INHABI TANTS:
nnd profossiono.l

a.

Trend 0f desirabiH ty nexit

e.

1

urs . _ _ _ __
5000- 12, 0Q©

Occupat i on _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __

Estimated anuual family in<::@me $------.-r=------

0.

Jowish
No
Foreign-born families __ %; _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ predominatii.ng ; ci . N~gr0 _ _ ; __ %
No
Ni
Infiltration of _ _ _ _ _ _ __
f • Relie:n :n amilies - - , - - - - - - ,--=-----=--- 0S
35

c.

1 0-1$

1

e.
g.
3.

Populat i on is inereasing ____

BUI LDINGS:

decreasinig _ _ _ ____,,,,..........=
95

PR'EDOMINATING _ _ %

©,'llRER '.FYIRE

(!)'.J:'HiER TYBE

1 family 7- 10 rms

a.

Type

b.

Construction

c.

Average Age

Stucco- brick
15

Years

---~eaFs

Good
d.

Repair

e.

@ecupancy

f.

Home owner ship

9'5
%

_____ %

%

_ _ ___ %

75

Est. 5

g.

Constructed past yr .

h.

1929 Price range

14, 000- 25,000
$

1935

Price range

i.

$

$

56
% $

60
_ _% $

_ _ % $ ___ _ _ _

8 , 500- 15, 000

1938

Price range

j•

100%

a,000- 14, 000
$

_ ._%

Poor

k.

Sales deman<il

1.

Activity

m.

1929

n.
o.

I

Lj. •

$

Poor

-----

- - - - ='i

$ =--:---:----

100 - 150

Rent r ange

$

75 - 115

1934

Rent range

$

Rent range

p.

Rental demand

q.

Activity

_100%
76

$

100~

_

$

--%

$ _ _ _ __

% $

--%

$ _ _ _ __

_ $

$ _ _ _ _~

84

85 - 125

1938

$

Fa.ir

- - - -- %
, - - - --%

$ _ _ __ _

$

$

Fo.ir
L:i.mitod

Li.mi tod

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS :
CLARIFYING REMARKS:

6.

$

$

_____ %

a.

H0me purchase _ _ _ _ ; 0. Heme buildinili!'rc-,r--r-c:-----

About 5% of tho houses , similo.r in typo , ho.vo boon convor tod to
4- 6 room family units nnd now r enting from $12- 15 por room.
Poorer neighborhoods o.djo.oont mny ovontuo.lly ho.vo on ndvorso
influonco o.lthough this not now nppo.r ont.

Flatbush (Gro.vosond) Brooklyn

B

12

NAME AND LOCATION _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _~ _---,-SECliRITY GRADE _ _ _ AR'E:&. NO . _ __
ASSESSED VALUES :

120'./o of mr.rkot vo.~•

•

•

FORM 8
10-1-3'7

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP o,ow York City, N.Y.
1.

AREA
a.

CHARACTERISTICS:
Description of Terrain,Flnt

b.

Favorable Influences.

c.

Detrimental Influences. Tro.nsportntion in onstorn pnrt romoto (2 f'n~os)

Adoqunto zoning nnd restrictions. New Brooklyn
College to the northeast. Pride of home ownership trees, lawns, garden$,

Percentage of land improved..§.L$;
Ros. 85%
INHABITANTS:
Clerks, business mon
a,. Occupation a:ra.d Jr, Exooutiircs,

d.
2.

c.

3.

e.

Trend of desirali>ility ,neoct

b.

Estimated annual family ine@me $ 3ooo- 750o

Foreign-born families-.ZL %;

!1!0-il:$

e.

Irish - British pred©minattinig; 0.
Jowish
f. Relief families
Vory £ow
Infiltration of _ ___,J=o=wi=Bh==----

g.

Popuiation is increasing_Y_o~s_ _

y;rs.Slowly up

Ne.gr@

No ·
%
-- ' --

=-- - - - - - - - - - - - - -

dee~easing_ _ _----='= - -

statie_------=':;.__- -'==- -

BUILDINGS:
PREDOMINATING

.2!L_ %

30

$

a.

Type

J fomi Jy 6-10 r0oms

2-f'runi1y ID-7

b.

Construction

Stirnao-hriok-f'rruno

St\llcco-briek-f'rOlll.o

c.

Average Age

_,_a~_Years

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

_9...,0..._
· ____ j

_ _9_
· 5_
, - - ·'

f.

Home ownership

__...SQ...___ _ _ %

_____
,,,
70

g.

Constructed past yr. Est. 50

h.

1929

nns

- -15- ¥ears
Good

Good

Nono
$_lh.Q(:)0-18, 000

$

9 ' QQQ-]6 , Q00-12.Q%

i.

1935Price range

$

5,000- 9,000

56 ~

j .

1938 Price range

$

5,··500- 9,500

60 % $8,000 -11,000

$

Poor to fo.ir

1.

Activity

m.

1929

66%

$

%

66$· $

%

Poor

100%

$

$

65 - 110

ll@@%

$

75

___§_9,g

$

50 -

70

6~

$

%

85

__
7~

$

55 -

85

8~

$

%

$

Good

)]Q

n.

1934Rent range

$

50

o.

193sRent range

$

55

$

Good

Activity

$

--...ioot

70

q.

$

8, O ~_,;OQ0

100%

Poor

$

Rental demand

$

Poor

Rent range

p.

_ __ __ %

a

Price range

k, · Sales demand

- - - -= %

1 00%
1

$

Good

Good

.ronplo

Limitod.

4.

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

5.

CLARIFYING REMARKS:

lo% 4 -story wo.lk-up o.pa.rtmonts prino ipo.lly a.long 0000.n Ave.
renting ~12-15 por room for 3-5 room o.pnrtmonts. Mo.~y o.long
Kings Highwny nnd Occo.n Avo. nrc 6-story modern olovo.tor
a.po.rtmcnts renting $11-22 por room. Neighborhood storos ?n
Nostrnnd Avo. Mo.ny of tho oldor singles lmvc boon modernized.
Best po.rt of' this o.roo. lies north of King's Highwo.y.

6.

NAME AND LOCATION

Flotbusb (E, Mid.wood) Brooklyn SECURITY GRADE _ _B_ AREA NO. __1_3__

a.

Home purchase

ASSESSED VALUE~s

~% of ma.rkot vnluo,

b. Home li>uilldli.,ng

-

FORM 8
10-1-3'7
1•

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP OF

tw

York City~ N.Y.

.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a . Descripti on of Terrain. Flat

Similnr typos of proporty. Good transport ation. Pride
of homo owner ship ovidont in gonor nlly good nppoar nnoo
of streets and yards.

b.

Favorable Influence s .

c.

Detrimen tal Influence s. Industry o.nd railroad adjoining on tho northonst .
Coal yards noar Flni}bush and Nostrand Avos •

Slightly
p
.
90
ercentage of land 1mprqf<fe.-8e%-%
;. e. Trend of desirabil ity next 10-15 yrs. _u_..p_ _ __
INHABITANTS:
Clerks, Jr. cxocutivos,
3000- 7000
a. Occupatio n smnll businoss men
w1d some orofessionul; b . Estimated annual family income$
c. Foreign-b orn families -25 $ ,· __I_r_i_s_h_-_B_ri_t_i_s_h___
__ _
N_o_
__
_ $
pre<!tom i.nating; a. Negro
_
__
;_
Irish
Fow
e . Infiltrat ion of - - - - - - - f. Relief f amilies ---- ---- ---- --,Yes
g. Populatio n is increasin g _ _ __
decreasi.n1g_ _ _ _~....:...._sta'lli.c -----.... ..,.....,- -

d.
2.

1

3.

BUILDINGS:

40

PREDOMINATING ~ $
1 family 6•9 rms .

OTHER TYPE
3- 4 £o.mi1y 3- 6 nns

Framo- stucco-br ick

F'ro.mo- stucco-br ick

a.

Type

b.

Construct ion

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

98_ _ _ $
__

_ __ _ _ $

f.

Home owner ship

75_ _ _ $
__

____ $

g.

Constructe d past yr.

h.

1929 P rice range
1935 p .

i.

Fromo-stu cco-brick

___ Years
Good

Good

•

nee range

$

_ _98
___ $

60

70

____ _ %

Nono

Nono

8000-15, 000

$ 5500- 9,000

_ _ _ Years
Good

98

Est. 50

$ 5000 - 8,500

20

20

20 _ Years
__

100%
59 er.

$

- -·to

11>

63

jf!

12, 000- 17, ('()0

9000-15,0 00

1oo%

6000- 8 , 500

60

6000- 8 , 500

60

_ _$

j.

1938 Price

k.

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929 Rent range

$

60 - 80

--1.00%

n.

193 -kent range

$

45 - 60

_ _$

45 - 55
$--,---- _ _j

o.

193 ien t range

$

50 - 65

82 $
__

- 65
$ _50
__
__

range

p.

Rental demand

q.

Activity

$

5

OTHER TYPE _ _ $
2-fcuniiy 5 - 6 nns

$

-----

8,000 - 9,500
$ ______:.__ _ _ _ _ $
8, 500- 10, 000

$ _ _ __ - _ _ $

$_____

Poor

$_Poor
_ __

$ _ _ _ __

Poor

Poor

Poor

Good
$ __
_ __
Gooc'.

_ _$

75

50 - 75

$ _ _ __

Good

64

_ _ _ _ _ er.
to

Poor

2@0%

80

Good
$_ _
__

100%

60

92

_ _j

50 - 65

$_ _ _ __

40 .. 50

$ _ _ _ __

45 - 55

$ _ _ _ __

Good

78

-----%
86

----%

$ _ _ _ __

Good

Ample
lunplo
AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS: a. Home purchase _ __ _
b . Home building _ _ _ _ __
5% 6-8 fomily (somo larger) wo.lk- ups 3-6 nns renting ~12- 15
CLARIFYI NG REMARKS:
por room. Somo houses nro obsoloto ~nd in vory poor demand
but for tho most part this is a stnblo ~iddlo clnss section
of snnll well kopt hones.

6.

14
B
Flntbush, Southoast
, _
Brooklyn
___
NAME AND LOCATION _ _ _ _ _ _
_ __ SECURITY GRADE _ _ _ AREA NO.
---i.SSESSED VALUESs 125% of mnrkot valuo .

•

FORM 8
10-1-3 7

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP OFNow York Citf, , N.Y.
1.

2.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Description of Terrain.Fla.t

b.

Favorable Influences.

c.

Detrimental Influences.

d.

Percentage of lana improved -65- %;
Ros. 65%

8 omo

stroots un,a.vod.
e.

Two--fa.ro zone.

Trend of desi:ra:bdility ne:X:t

10-15

y,r s .T. . ,.Ip1,·1.-_ _ __

INHABITANTS:
c.

b. Estimated an,nual ~amdily h<rnme $1800-3QOQ
Occupation eloxks & s:nm:11 bttei
.
n~s a_on
pred0minating; d. N.eg,r 0 Ne ; __ %
Foreign-born am1 1es-5e- %; Jowisb. • Irish

e.

Infiltration of __-=n......t-.m--Jowlsh

f.

g.

Popuiation is increasing_--¥,,.....-Yos

de€reasing _______

a.

3.

Now construction a.otivity.

Relief families --~---11-G~-------~

BUILDINGS:
PREDOMINATING -'t&--%
a.

Type

b.

Construction

c.

Average Age

d,

Repair

e.

Occupancy

i.

Home ownership

g.

C0nstructed past yr. Est. 250
1929 Price range $ 6000-12,000

h.
i.
j.

Activity

m.

192~

1934
1938

14

Good

'

g5

%

80

95

%

_____ $

!16

%

-----,----%

Nono
100%

$

$

?,500516,006}---6%-%

$

- - - -~ %

?O % $

9,500-l&;GGe-:&!7-$

$

- - - ~= %

jQ;i,;x:

$

100%

$--le,;000-1~ 000

65 $

$ F!td::r 'bo geed

$

$ 50 • 100

_1.QBj

$ 55 - 85

Rent range

$

Rent range

$

Rental demand

<i.

Activity

$

100%

Pool'

Ft.th

Rent range

p.

_ _ _ \¥ears

Years

C00d

Price range . $ 5000- a 000
1
Price range $ !5!500- 6,500
1938

1.

o.

Years

1935

Sales demand

Bxick (some fro.me)

Bnok (sot.io ·rrnmo)
lO

(l}ffiiHER T¥i.PE

%

2-ftmtily 5•7 nns

1 to.nu.ly 5-8 ms

k.

n.

C>!!1H1ER 'FYJ?E 2§

45 -

60

----ro-%

$

50

70

80 $

$

$

Good

10@~

$

JrQ0%

40 - 80

9l

% $

%

!50 - 1~

8-9 % $

%

$

&od
8cod

Good

~.

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

5.

CLARIFYING REMARKS:

6,

NAME AN'D LOCATION __Fl:"'lno.""t~oU"'s..,h..--+(TK.+.tn'"g"'s.-lf""i...,g~l....
tw'"'u...,.y+)--- SECURITY GRADE
Brooklyn
hSSESSED Vli.LUES: 110% of mo.rkot va.luo.

a.

Home purchase

}1,:nplo

b. Heme 0uilding-6n....pl-'-J....a.____ _

Active in now building of similo.r typo singles, mo.ny built
within tho po.st 18 months. Rowb:iok h~usos ~rodomino.to.
This is prinoipo.lly a.long Kings Highwo.y, o. mo.in thoroughfo.ro.

--.a~-....

AREA NO. ___.1_...5.__

FORM 8
10-1-;;37

a

ARE
--~
1•

tw

-0SC

City, N. Y.
E RIPTION - SECURITY MAP OF_ _York
_ _~

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a.

Descrip tion of Terrain .

Fla.t

b.

Favorab le Influenc es.

Sower systoo boing ooctondod (now incompl oto). St •.
Thona.s Pa.roohia.l School a.t Fla.tlnnd s o.nd Fla.tbush hvos .
Noa.r Ma.rino Pa.rk a.nd now bridgo to Jo.cob Riis Pa.rk.

c.

Detrime ntal Influenc es.

Row framo singlos of modioer o constru ction built in
boom, 15 yrs. a.go by Roa.lty ;,ssocia tos on r.u:my sido
stroots . 2-fa.ro zone.

Percenta ge of land improved 65 $·
Ros.oW o '
INHABITANTS:
Skillod la.bar - clerks
a. Occupat ion City omployoos

d.
2.

3.

e.

Trend of.desi rability next

b.

Estimat ed annual family income

10-15

c.

Foreign -born families_____:9$; __I_r_i_s_h____ ___ predomi nating; d.

e.

Infiltra tion of
slow
- -Jowish,
-----

f.

g.

·
p opu·1 atlon
is increasi ng _ _Yes
__

decreasi ng _ _ _ _ _..:__

Relief families

OTHER TYPE

Type

b.

Constru ction

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

90_ _ _ $
__

_95
____ $

f.

Home ownershi p

75_ _ _ $
__

_ 60
____ $

g.

Constru cted past yr. __E_s_t_._2~0_0_

h.

1929

Fow

15

Franc, brick, stucco

12 Years
___

_ _ _ Years

Good

Fa.ir to good

Est.

---- -~
_ __ __ %

50

6000-1 1,000_=
900
~ 0_-_1_2,000 ioo%
10,.,.
01 $__

i.

1935Price range

$

2500- 6, 000

5~

$

j.

1938pric e range

$

3000- 7,000 __5_~

$

$

Poor
Fa.ir - good for now$
----Poor
Fa.ir

1.

Activity

m.

1929

Rent range

n.

19 4&nt range

o.

19~nt range

p.

Rental deman.d

q.

Activity

5500--

7,500

6\

6000- 8,50 ~\

$

----$
----$

-----

100%

$ _ _ _ __

30 - 52.60 ~ $

$ _ _3_5_-_4.:...5

70·

$ _ _ __

38 - 60

$ _ _4_2_
- _5_5

84 $

$- - - - -

-100%

~$

Good
$_ _ _
__

Fa.ir
$ __
_ __

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

5.

CLARIFYING REMARKS:

____%
_____ $

$

$ _ _ _ __

JOO%

----%
----%

$ _ _ _ __

Good

Fo.ir

4•

100$

$ _ _ _ __

50_- _65_
$__

$ _45
_ -_70
__

$

@THIER TYPE

Stucco, brick

$

Sales demand

static _ _ _ _ _ _ __

___ $

Price . range

k,

Negro_N_o_; _ _ %

2-fOJ:lily 5-6 rras

a.

12__ y ears
__

1800- 3000

$ _ _ _ _ _ __

---- ---- ---- ---

BUILDINGS:
PREDOMINATING ~ $
1 family 5- 7 ms

Slightly
yrs.~~Hp....__ __

a.

Home purchase __J_im_p_lo_

Amplo
b. Home building _ _ _ _ __

Ono of tho ~ost nctivo aroa.s for now constru ction of n typo
which is iraproving tho ohcrnot or of tho neighbor hood. Ma.rinc
Pnrk is boing improved a.nd now bridgo rooontly oponod to
Jacob Riis Pork. St. Thomas school is vory popular with
Ca.tholic familie s. Much of tho new building is nttnchod
!!OW typo brick singles.

6. NAME AND LOCATION _ _Marino
P~rk,
Brooklyn
___
....:.:.!..-=...:...::....~---SECURITY
J..SSESSED VALUES:

116% of mo.rkot vo.luo.

B- AREA NO.
GRADE _ _ _

16

----

FORM 8

10-1- 37
1•

•

ARE
--~

.OESCR

c.

Favor able Inf luences.
Bo.thing boo.oh o.nrl lo.rgo plo.yground with tonnis oourts,
ha.ndbo.11 oourts, oto. Prido of homo ownorship . Sho.dod str oots o.nd
woll kopt go.rdcns. Qui et o.nd o.wo.y from tro.ffio. Adoquo.to zoning nnd
use pr otection.
Detr imental I nfluences . Slow infiltro.t ion of somcwho.t poorer ol o.ss Jowi:sl\.

~

Percentag e of land improve
1\0S .d ~ na,:
e.
INHABITANTS:
Business mon - morohant s
_____
_ _ _ ,. b.
a. Occupatio n _profossion
o.l_pooplo

d.

3·

c.

Foreign-b orn f amilies ~$;

e.

Infiltrati on of

g.

Populatio n is incr easing

Type

b.

Construct ion

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

Construct ed past yr .

h.

1929

k.

Price range

193firice range
Sales demand
Activity

m.

1929

o.
p.
q.

Rent range

19~nt range
19 ~nt range
Renta l demand
Activity

95
$

$

$

%

15, 000- 22, 000

---1.QQ

8,500- 14, 500

% $

59$

$

6\ $

l"oor

$
$

_ioo$

75 - 110

74

Fair

$

15, 000- 20,000
100%

10, 000- 16,000

7,4

10,000- 16,000

74

$

100$

% $

%

_ _% $

%

$

Poor

64
__$

B'a.ir

$

$

95

65 -

%

Poor

100 - 150

$

$

Est. 10

Est. 25

Poor
$

Years

65

8,000- 14, 000

193Jrice range $

1.

n.

$

OTHER TYPE

12- 15
Years
Good

Good

Home ownership

o.tio

Mostly brick, stucco

l2 - l5y ear s

g.

j.

35
OTHER TYPE
$
2- family .5- 7 rms

Mostly brick, stucco

75

yrs.

Estimated annual family income$ - - - - - : : : : - - - - - No
Jewish - Irish
; __ %
pred0m:imaitd.n.g ; d. Negro
Nono
, f. Relief families
Yos
decreasin g
static

Jowish

95

10-15

- -000
--,1000-10,

PREDOMINATING ~ $
1 family 6- 10 rms

a.

i.

$

$
$

$
$

100 - 135
$

]00%

% $

$

1 0@%

70 -

90

75 - 100

68
74
$

$

Good

%

$

Good

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:
CLARIFYING REMARKS :

6,

st
Trend of desir ability next

BUILDINGS :

f.

I.I-.

York City
__,

AREA CHARACTERI STICS:
a. Descr iption of Terrain . Flo.t
b.

2,

_____

IPTION - SECURITY MAP OF •

Limited --a. Home purchase _ _Limited
__
b. Home buildin g----=-5% apo.rtments 6- 24 family - some with stores principal ly along
West End Ave.; o.lso severo.l smnll hotels o.nd boo.rding houses .
Balo.noo of this peninsulo .r has preserved its good residenti al
chnraotor . Sound construct ion - deto.ohod houses - o.11 your
homes but more populo.r for summer months .

17
B
NAME AND LOCATION ___M_o.n_ho._t_t_o._n_B_o_o._o_h:_
, _B_r_o_ok_l_:yn
_ _ SECURITY GRADE _ _ _ AREA NO. _ __
ASSESSED VALUES: 130% of mo.rkot vo.luo .

•

FORM 8
10-1-3'7

1,

2.

York City, N.Y.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
Fl t
a. Description of Terrain. n

Now 8th Ave. subwo.y.
and swimming pool.

b.

Favorable Influences.

c.

Detrimental Influences. Old typo proportios.

d.

95
Percentage of land imP!ei~d---$o%%;

e.

Now high school.

McCnrron Pnrk

Trend of desirability ne*t

10-15

Stntio
yrs. _ _ _ __

INHABITANTS:
Labor, olorks, b~sinoss
1500-5000
"'•
Occupati·on
men,
some
oxooutivos
b.
c11
....
Estimated a,n,nua:1'. ifiamily ine0m_e ,!)-~-- - - - lish
Irish
No
Po
30
.
c. Fore1gn-born
fanu·1·1es __ «.(I; __________ pFedominatin,g ; c:l. N
. ~gro _ _ ; _ _ %
Very f ew
Relief :families _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __
e. Infiltration of ___P_ol_i_s_h_ __
g.

3·

I

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP Of_ _ _ _ __,

BUILDINGS:
Type

b.

C0nstruction

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupaincy

f.

-=:_,

Years
Fnir to good

Constructed past yr.

h.

1929

j.

193 ~rice r ange

k.

Sales deman<l

1.

Activity

m.

1929

n.
o.

Rent range

1931tent range
193\ent ra:nge

p.

Rental demand

q.

Activity

$
$
$
$

$
$

$

4000- 6500
Poor

'JJ

N'0no

--1QQ%
70

$

% $

650G- l (i) ,000

8000-14,000
100%

4500- 8,0GlO

70 %
5000- 8,50~ _
__
$
,
P0or

35*

-.ll0% $
78

_ % $

__,

__

$

71

80

P0or

35 - 6(:)

76

35 - 60

76

~

,i"

Fo.ir

5.

Limited
Limited
AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS : a. Home pu rchase
0. H0me 01uilc:ling
*Not hoo.tod (20% more if hontod)
CLARIFYING REMARKS:
60% brick nnd fro.mo 3- 4 story wnlkup npo.rtmonts nvoro.go 40 yrs.
old, 4-6 nns., renting ~5-8 por room. Pooplo nro frugnl, homo
·1oving typo. Fower thon nvorngo foroolosuros.

6.

Groonpoint, Brooklyn
01
NAME AND LOCATION _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ SECURIIT GRADE _ _ _ AR EA NO. _ __
ASSESSED VALUES: 125% of mo.rkot value.

4.

%

%

Fnir
$

Good

HID%

% $

Good

$

%
%

$

% $

45*

6r?

50 - 75

ilaa%

25
89,;
$

4000- 7,000

P00r

32 - 55*
40*

67

% $

61

$

22

ff , @(l)©

4060-

Poor
38*

100%

$

57

$

27 - 30*

Good

%

Nono

4000- 6500

Good

%
1,5

65

%

6000-9000

30 -

9@
$

Nono

35

Years
Fair t 0 g00d

95

Poor
$

40

¥eairs
Fo.ir to g0os!

'

65

Home ownership

Price range
1935price
.
range

35

40

95

Fro.me-brick

Fromo-briek

Fromo-briok

g.

i.

]Gl
15
@i1mE:& 'iL'"i~;BE
OIDH.ER TY1PE
%
1 family 6-8 nns
3-4 family 5- 6 nns

PREDOMINATING
2-frunily 5- 6 rms

a.

¥e s

stam~e _ _ _ _ _ _ __

decreasing _ _ _ _ _ __

Population is increasing _ _ __

1

FORM 8

•
•
York City~ N. Y.
AREA DESCRIPTIO,N - SECURITY 1MAP OF _ _ _ ___

10- 1-0 7

1•

AREA CHARACTERISTI CS :
Fl t
a. Descr iption of Ter r ain . o.

Modornizo.tion and oonvorsion. Rosidontinl stroots
protoctod o.go.inst oncroo.chmont of busimoss o.nd
monufo.oturing-i

b.

Favor able Influences .

c.

Surr ounding o.roo. vor y poor.
Detrimental I nfluences.lo.r go 3 & 4 stor y singles .

Rows of

Congostion.

Slewly
100
Percentage of land imttitved..95%- %; e. Trend of desit:'a:b i li tf ne*t iH>-as yFs .d.=o~wn_,_ _ __
Skil lod lo.bor, clorks,
15Q0-30(i)0
INHABI TANTS:
o.nd -mor cho.nts
a.. Occupation__________
b . Estimated a,nniuail. ffamillf in00me $.,_ _---==-----40
Jewish, Italian cmd
N0
c. Foreign- born families _ _ %; ..._P.,.0 ...
b..
• ....
s b...___ _ _ _ _ _ _ pFed0mi.nating; el. NegF0 _ _ ; _ _ %

d.
2.

e.
g.
3.

~~

a.

Type

b.

Construction

c.

Aver age Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

Price r ange

Fo.ir
95

90
$

$
$

Sales demand

Nono

Nono

Activity

m.

1929 Rent r ange

----1QQ%

3000- 6, 000

n.
o.
p.
q.
LI- .

6.

1934Rent
range
1938Rent
range
Rental demand
Activity

$
$
$

12
15

35
3'5

6000- 1·2, QQ©
10 0%

4!6

2000- 4, 500
45
_ _% $
Poor

46

$

% $

$

1ca%

70

i

$

_ _$

$

'lQ

$

Fa.ir

$

53

%

Fa.ir

iF00r

30

-

20

- 35
- 35

$

2(l)

50

69

JOO%

6'9

Fnir

Fa.ir

Fuir to good

li©O%

P00~

45 - 70

$

35@0- 6, ©Q(j)

5'3

% $

Poor

69
30 - 50
$
- -1
74
30 - 50
$

$
3'1500- 6,, ©00

$

--1.00% $

%

Nano

2000- 4,500

$

18 - 50

%

$

45

3000- 6, 000

$

$

00 .

6©

4000- 1@, 00@

6000- 14, 000

Poor
1.

~Iii

%

%

$

~ -,--- ~eaFs
Fo.ir

65

Poor
k.

Years
Fo.ir

50

1929 Price r ange

1938

40- 50
Years

h.

j•

l:©

@l'HER T¥PE
2- fa.mily 4-6 ms

Brick

50- 60

Constructed past yr.
.
Price range

dec~easi:ng _ _--=-" - - - -...;......-

Brick

Home owner ship

1935

0s

25
10
PREDOMINATrNG _ _ %:
~HER 'J'i'fl?E ~--- $
3- 4 family 3- 6 rms
l family 7- 10 rms .

g.

i.

Relief f am,ilies -------..,..,.,...--,----- -- - -

if.

Popuiation is increasing _ _ __

BUILDINGS:

f.

~

Infiltr ation of _ _ _ _ _ _ __

$

$
$

Fa.ir

Limited
None
AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS: a . Home pur chase _ _ __ ; b. H@me b•u iiding _ _ _ _ __
55% br ick 7- 8 fomi l y wnlkup a.pa.rtmonts, 4- 7 rms., 40 - 50 yrs.
CLARIFYING REMARKS: old renting ~7- 9 per r oom. Also severa.l somi- modorn 16- 20
p
family 4- story wnlkup npa.r tmonts ronting 19- 10 per r oom.

2
Williamsburg, Br ooklyn
CNAME AND LOCATION _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __ _ _ SECUR[T¥ GRADE _ __ AIREA NO. _ __

ASSESSED VALUES:

140% of mo.rkot vnluo.!.

FORM 8

-

10-1-d7

1•

a

York City, N. Y.

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP Of_ _ _ ___,

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Descrip tion of Terrain ~lo.t

. ..

-..-

b.
I

2,

I

Favorab le Influenc es. Lo.rgo Co.tholio oontor with churoh and schools nt
Vcndorb ilt Avo . Fort Groeno Po.rk, Modornizo.tion
o.nd oonvor sion of mo.ny old building s. High clo.ss npts .
Closo in.
c • Detrime ntal Influenc es "Mixture of old brick
.
. s,·. somo of which
·
building
woro
sto.blos 40 yoo. r s o.go . A num.bor of stroots bolow tho genoro.l cho.ro.ctor
of tho noighbor heod , Sur roundin g o.reo.s of lowor gro.do.
Up
d
.
98
• per centage of land 1mp~g-~~
d96%%; e. Trend of desirab ility next 10-15 yrs.___,_ _ __
INHABITANTS: ¥Busines s o.nd pr of?ssion o.l
.•
Occupat ion peopl e, lo.ber ors in
*4000-15 , 000
3
poo, ox stroot e ,
b . Estimate d annual family i ncome$
F
.
. . 20
Br itish
----.y-=-o-s--,3..-----c.
ore1gn-b orn families _ _ %; ____ ____ _ __ predominating; Qt>. W ~ Avo. .
%
e. Infiltra tion of Br iti sh
Fow
f . Relief famil ies-------= =---- ---' ---ios
g. Popuiat ion is increasi ng _ _ __
decr easing _ _ _ __ __;__ static

- - - -- - - -

3.

BUI LDINGS:
a.

Type

b.

Constru ction

c.

Aver age Age

d.

Repair

e.
f.

g.
h.

i.
j.

Occupancy
Home owner ship

k,

Sales demand
Activity

m.

1929

o.
p.
q.

- ~-- '
56

55

_____ $

---,--- --%

4'7
63

100$

%

Rent range

1954Ren t range
1938 Rent range
Rental demand
Activity

$_

Poor

Fo.ir
_ _ __

$ _ __

$
$

$

$

75 - 150
60

90

70

100

Good
Fo.ir

_

$

Poor

Fo.ir

__ioo% $
67
__$
76

$

35 - 60
1 0 0% $

74

30 - 50

84

$

$

Good
$

Fo.ir

Poor
60 -

45

25

%

Poor

% $

% $
$

75

40 - 50

6'7

60

'/8

•1:5 -

Good

JOO%

%

%

l'nir

Lindtod
Limitod
AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS: a. Home purchase _ _ _ _ ; b . Home building
CLARI FYING REMARKS· 55% briok 5- 8 frunily npo.rtments renting 010- 14 por room o.na--;h.:--:i.-g"Th_ _
__
· clnss olova.to r o.pa.rtmonts renting %~20- 35 por rm. Somo oonvor tod
singles o.t ~17- 20 por rm for 2 rms . and bo.th,

I
'I

6.

96

95

90_ __ _ $
_

$

1.

n.

q..

45
___-,--_ Years
Fcdr to good

45
___ Years
Fnir to go0d

45
_ _ _ Years
li'o.ir to good

%
1
Nono
Nono
Constru cted past yr. _ _ _ __
10,000- 20,000
12,000-2 0, 000
10,000- 20, 000
1929 Price range $ ------ =·' -- __!QQ$ $ .
__:__
100% $
4, 000- 10, 000
1935 Price range $ 4:, 000- 10, 000 47 % 6, 000 -10, 000 QO
$
$ (Modo r~dJ-- %
6,000- 13, 000
15, 000
72
$
6,00013,
000
63 $ $_8,0001938 Price range
__
_ _ _ __ %

I

1,

5.
15
25
_
_
_
PREDOMINATING _ _ %
/0
OTHER TYPE
a
OTHER TYP~
2 family 5- nns
3- ~ family 3- 6 rms
1 fo.mil y 11- 15 rms
( Converte d s inglo s )
(converted singles}
Brick
Br ick
Br ick & brown stono

NAME

t Vondorb ilt Avo . ond Wnvorly Avo . a.r o pooror tho.n tho o.voro.go t\Ild
family incomos horo rongo f r om ~1200- 2000 . Go.rngos o.nd rooming
housos . Tho fa.voro.blo influono o of o. trend to high clo.ss o.pts .
o.nd modorni za.tion of old structur os is oxpooto d to gro.duo.lly
improve tho soction .
3
AND LOCATION _Ft.
Grcono
n SECURITY GRADE _ _ _
C+ AREA NO .
__
_ _Hill
_ _Soction,
_ _ _Brookly
___
ASSESSED VAllJES : 14o% of mo.r kot vo.luo ,
----

-

F10RM 8
10-1-37

1•

I

Yor k Cit;, N.Y.
AREA DESCRIPTION - SECU ,IU TY MAP Of _ _ _ ___,

AREA CHARACTERI STICS:
Flo.t - gr o.duo.l riso towo.r d tho southonst.
a. Descript i on of Terrai n .
Prido of homo ownership.

Fr ugnl typo of residents .

b.

Favorabl e Influences.

c.

Cometary southoo.st Br oa:dwo.y. Elovo.tod structur e.
Detr i mental Influences.Long Isla.nd R. R. tra.cks in nerthao.st. Poorer
neighbor hoods o.djo.oont.

Sta.tic
95
Percentage of land impr c~a~alr-90%%; e . Trend ot desivabiiity neoct 10-[$ yFs. _ _ _ __
Business men, skill ed
1500- 30(:)0
INHABITANTS: lo.bor, mecho.nios,
; b. Estimated annual ifami!J:y; i nc0me $ _ _ _ _ _ __
a . Occupation faetory omployoos
No
Gonno.n - Ito.lion
30
c. Foreign- bor n families __ %; _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ pvedeminatiin,g ; <ii . Nle:gF@_ _ ; _ _ %
l to.linn
Few
e. Infiltration of _ _ _ _ __ _ _
f. Relief fami !l.ies _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __
Yes
g. Populat i on is increasing _ _ __
dee¥easing_-=------· statie_--=-- ~---=---

d.
2,

3.

BUI LDINGS:
a.

Type

b.

Conistruction

c.

Average Age

d,

Repair

e.

Occupancy

35
PREDOMINATING _ _ %
2- fo.mily 5- 6 rms

Frame, some brick

25

Q1H1ER TY'IRE ~ - ~
3- 4 fa.mily 5- 6 rms

©'iL'HIDR TY/:PID
l fOJ'llllly 6- 8

Brick, f'r rune

Fra:me, s01110 brick

40
___ ¥ea-rs
Fo.ir

30

_ _ _ Years
Fo.ir to good
95

_ _ __ _ $

_____ $

l'JllS

40

_ _ _ ll'ea,r s
Fo.ir t0 goocit

~=---%

75
55
60
_____ %
_____ %
f. Home ownership
- -- - ~ %
Nono
g. Constructed past yr ._ _ _ __
IZ000- :l!®, O@Q
10,00©- 18,0©0
8000 .. 12, 000
.
l!00$
----ttQ% $ · ·
·
·100% $,
hi. 19~ Price r ange $
50
5,
©
0©
350053
5,
5009,
000
52
4000- 6, 500 _ _ $ $ .
· 1935
_ _ % $
Price r ange $ _ _ _ __
i.
%
50
5,000
35oe53
5,
5009,000
52
1000- 6, 500 _ _ % $ _ _ _
1938
_ _% $
Pr ice r ange $ _ _ _ __
j.
$
!P00r
Poor
$ _ _ _ __
$
k. Sales demand
$
Poo,r
Poor
Poor
1. Activity
Yft~ea:tea l:l~t modern
Heo.tJed
30 - 45
35 - 65
$35 - 65
m. 1929 Rent r ange
~
$ $
iUl D% $
J OO$
25
70
63
15
22.5025
25
40
65
1934
n.
Rent range $ _ _ _ __
$
% $
%
80
73
30 - 50
25
30
30
15
75
1938
$ _ _ _ __
Rent range
o.
$ $
% $
%
Fa.ir
Fo.ir
Good
$ _ _ _ __
p. Rental demand
$
$
Fa.ir
Fnir
Fa.ir
q. Activi ty
Limited
Limited
AVAI LABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS: a . Home pu r chase _ _ _ _ ; b. Home buiil.d!i.ng _ _ _ __
25% o.po.rtmonts 3- 4 stocy, 6- 8 fo.mily wnllrups 30 .. 40 yrs . old,
CLARIFYING REMARKS: •1- 6 nns . renting ~1- 6 por room, oxcopt on Bushwiok Avo. wh.oro
more moder n o.po.rtl:'lonts rent f r om $11- 18 por room. Bushwiok Avo .
is a. prinoipo.1 thoroughfo.ro . Businoss o.lon g tho nvcnuos .
Broo.dwo.y is nn importr.nt shopping cantor. Go:nno.n residents
keep homos noo.t o.nd orderly.

_ _,

q..

6.

4
D
Bushwiok, Ridgewood, Br ooklyn
NAME AND LOCATION _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ SECURITY GRADE _ _ _ AREA NO. _ __
ASSESSED VALUES: 120% of ma.r kot valuo .

•

FORM 8

10-1-3'7

1.

AREA

sECU RI TY

AREA DESCRIPTION •

a.

CHARACTERISTICS:
Description of Terrain.Flo.t - gro.dua.l down sl0po wostwnra.

b.

Favorable Influences.

c.

Detrimental Influences. Trui'fic on a.vonuos. Congostion. Elovntod
structuro 5th l~vo. Infiltro.tion ,)'£ ]owor
gro.do populo.tion

Closo in.
housos.

Noa.r Prospoot Pa.rk.

d.
2,

3.

MAP OFNow York Ci-by, N,Y.

Percentage of land improved~$; e.
Ros • .:1v;o
INHABITANTS:
Skilled lo.bar, moohanio s
a. Occupation clorks, norcho.nts
0•

Substantin1

Sto.tic
Trend of desiFa:ei!l.ity next 1,0-:1.5 yrrs. _ _ _ __
2500 4500
Estimated anniua!L famiaty- iLnc0me $,
-

c.

Foreign-born families~%;

e.

Infiltration of ___
It_a._l_i_o.n
_ __

f.

g.

Popuiation is increasing _ _ __

decreasing _ _ _ _ _ __

Irish - Ita.lio.lil

BUILDirNGS:
PREDOMINATING ~ $

l family 7-12

rms

pFecilominaining; cil.

Relief :families ~ =---F_ow
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __

©IDHER TMPE - 25
=---%

©THER T¥il?E

25

----

2-i'o.mill.y 4- S x,ns

3-~ fa.m~ly 3-6 ~ns

Brick

Brick

a.

Type

b.

Construction

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

95

$

f.

Home ownership

65

%

g.

Constructed past yr . _N_o_n_e_ __

h.

1929 Price range

$ 12 1 000-18,000-™$

$14,oo· -18,GOO

100%

i.

1935 Price range

$

7,000- 8,500 52 $

$ 8,000-11,©©G

59 % $ ~@,OQ0-14, 000

62

j.

1938 Price range

$

1,000- 9,000~%

$ 8,500-12,000

64 % $ l0,500•H,5GG

64

k.

Sales demand

$

Poor

$- - - - -

Poor

$ Poor

1.

Activity

Poor

Poor

Boor

m.

1929 Rent range

n.
o.

Brick, some fro.mo
40

,~O

Years

YeaFs

Fo.ir. t0 good

Fo.ir to good

98
60

--1,00$

$ 50 - 80

1934Rent range

$_6_0_-_ _
80_

_ 68
_$

1 93 8Rent range

$

70 -

__
78_$

$

Poor

$ Good

Poor

Poor

p.

Rental demand

q.

Activity

90

-----

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

s.

CLARIFYING REMARKS:

a.

98
- - -- ~ $
5Q
_____
%

%
$

N0nc3

Nono

$ _8_5_-_12_0_

LI-.

$ H',ooe,..22,000

J,100%

$ 45 - 75

35_
- _
60 _
$_

__
73_$

$ 30 - 60

$ 45 - 65

84
--%

Limited
Home purchase _
_ __

l0a%
----%

35 - (Hi

83

$ - - - - - ,-----%
$ Good
Poor

None
0 . Home building _ _ _ _ __

15% briok 6-8 fronily a.pts,. with business on ground floor.
Some 4-6 story modern npnrtments ronting $8~18 por room,
This vtc.s formerly pc.rt of nristocro.tio Po.rk Slopo nroa..
llm•rs of lc.rgo singles obsoloto typo. High e0nversion or
modornizut\on cost. Prico a. controlling fo.ctor in doma.nd.
Prinoipo.l busincso stroots o.ro 5th Avo. o.nd 7th Avo.
I

6.

. "Yes
stat1e_,.....-' - - - - - - - -

•

NAME AND LOCATION __Lm_·,_o_r_P_n_r_k_S_l_o..,!:.p_c.::..,._B_r_o_o_kl-=yn:-_ _ SECURITY GRADE _ _c_ AREA NO.
ASSESSED VALUES:

12o% of r.iurkot vo.luo,

5

----

•

FORM 8
10-1-37

Now York City, N.Y.

AREA OESCR I PTI ON - SECUR I iTY MAP OF _ _ _ __
l •

2.

3.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
Flnt
a. Description of Terrain.
Noo.r Prospect Po.rk. Substa.ntio.l r 0w briok constructi oli1.
Closo in. Good trru:isporto.tion fo.cilitios.

b.

Favorable Influences.

c.

Detrimental Influences. Slow infiltration of negroes from the section to tk0
north.

95
DoWlil
Percent age of land imp,rt"%%4 -9-5%- %; e. Trend 0!f desirabill-ity ne?Xit H>-15 y,irs. _ _ _ __
Clerks - business men INHABITANTS:
some executives
2
a. Occupation__________
b. Estimated an,n ual !1!ami1y ine0me $ GOe>-lO,OQ@
¥es 2
20
J0wish
c . Foreign-li>orn families __ %; _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ pFe€t0m!i.natin,g; d. NegF@ _ _ ; _ _ %
Vrcry row
Negro - slew
e. Infiltration of _ _ _ _ _ _ __
f. Relief families _ _ _ _ _ _~ -- - - - - - Y0s
g. Population is increasing _ _ __
deereasing _________~ _
statie _ _~ - ~- - -

BUILDINGS:

35

a.

Type

b.

C0nstruction

c.

Average Age

a.

Repair

e.

Oecupancy

95_ _ _ %
__

f.

Home ownership

35
_ _ _ _%

g.

None
Constructed past yr. _ _ _ __

h.

1929

Price range

Sales demand

$ _ _ __

1.

Activity

m.

1929

o.

6,000-10,000
6,000-10,000

46 a

"o

46

·_ _ _ _ _ __%
Po0r

$
~
IP

$

•

,

83
_ _,

Activity

Fair

CLARIFYING REMARKS:

35 - 65

Poer
00 - 110
100%

76

__$

80

_ _$

Fair t0 geod

$ _ _ _ __

Fair
a.

52

_____ %

$ _ _ _ __

$ _ _ _ __

70

4560- 8,©©0

50
- - - - - =~ ·$

Poor

Foor

$

4500- i ,5@@

$ _ _~~-

47

$_ _ _ __

$ 35 - 60

g_.

47

, --~

6,000- 8,000

45_-_70
$_
__

Good

'100%

_____ _ __ % $

Poor
-----100%

•

6 000- 8.0©@

I:faa.tod
50 - 75

$ _ _ _ __

None

12 000-18 @@Q

Poor

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

6.

100%

1938_

Rental demand

_____ %

Non0

35 - 60
_ _ % $ _ _ __

p.

55

.55

_____ %

30 - 50
$ _ _ _ __

Rent range

_9©
_ ___ %

-----~

1934

Rent range

- -=Yiea:rs
Fair

95

15,000-20,000

k.

4©

___ YeaFs
Fair

$_ _ _ _ _

j.

n.

35

35

$

Rent range

@ll'HEN 1'¥'.FE
1 family ~-l0 :wns

Brick

_ _ _ Years
Fair

$

15

©THIER 'iL'Y:RE _ _ ~
2-famiiy 5-7 rms

Brick

1935 p .
rice range
1938 p .
nee range

i.

20

PREDOMINA'Ji']NG _ _ %
3-4 family 4-6 rms

Limited
Home purchase____

$ _ _ _ __

35 -

70

40 -

80

$ _ _ _ __
$

100$
62

-----%
71

,----=--t

$ _ _ _ __

Fnir
Nono
b. Home irniil.ding _ _ _ __

30% apartments 6-8 fnmily with stores renting ~8 -11 por room.
Somo modern o.partmonts along Now York Ave. nnd Brooklyn Avo.
renting ◊12-18 per room. Formerly a fine residontio.1 section
of brick nnd stono singles but aron is boing adversely nffectod
by infil t1·0.tion of lower grade pooplo from tho north. Property
owners o.nxious to soll but domnnd is poor.

Parkwo.y
-_
Brooklyn
6
NAME AND LOCATION _ _Eastern
___
___
_ _ _ _ SEGl!JRITY GRADE _ _C_ AREA NO.
.
--=--ASSESSED VALUES: 135% of murkot vo.lu_~•1

•

FORM 8
10-1-37
1.

I

York City~ N,Y.
AREA DESCRIPTION - SECUR'I ;ry MAP Olf _ _ _ __

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
Flat
a. Description of Terrain.

Pride or homo owno~ship.
Good tro.nsporto.tio~.

b.

Favorable Influences.

c.

Detrimental Influences. and property.

d.

Percentage_of land imptib<Y'e'1 ...90%- $;

Noo.r Highland Po.rk.

Comotorios to tho north. Mixed typos of pooplo
Long Island R.R. tro.cks to th.e
southeo.st.
Static

95

2.

e.

TFend 0f desit'abillity next

ili0-1'$ f FS. _ _ _ __

Clorks - meJtCho.nts,
business men, somo

INHABITANTS:
Occupation prafossianoJ

a.

30

3©00-1500

;· b.

Estimated annual 1lamHy, in:e0me $ _ _ _ _ _ __

Irish, Gorman•

No

c.

Foreign-born families _ _ $; ....
B....
r ...
1t-,...
• s....b...___ _ _ _ _ _ p1'1ed@m4Jnati,n.g; d.

e.

Infiltration o f _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

f.

g.

Po]l)uiation is increasing _ _ __

d!ee11easing _ __ _ _ __

Irish, somo Ito.l.

N.egti:@_ _ ; _ _ %

Few
Rel.iief ffamH.ies _ _ _ _ _ _ _=--=-- - - - -

Yes
BUILDINGS:

a..

Type

b.

C0nstruction

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

30

_ _ _ Years

3-4 fruni1 ¥ $-5 ms
Brick o.nd fro.mo

Brick

35 -40
- - -~ealis

25
_ _ _ ¥ ea17s

Good

96

_____ $

g.

j.

Constructed past yr._·_ _ __
10,000-25,ooo
~,
1929 Price range $ .
1935
6,000-15,000
60
. .
_ _$
Price range $
1938
6,000-15,000
60
Price range $ _ _ _ _ _ _$

k.

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929 Rent range

Nono

1934

.

9,0©Q-'.1!2, ~00

4000-10 000

6Q
9,000-12, ©00
_ _% $

!

$

$

'

P0or

Poor

50_ _
75__
$_

Good

$ _ _ _ __

~%

68

__$

__,
80

40 - 60
$ _ _ __

50

76

$ _ _ _ __

58

- ~ ---%
58

%

40 • €>5

60 .. ·100
$_ _ _ __

il;,QQ9; •

63

__$

$__________

78

35 - §5
$ _ _ _ __

Fo.ir

$ _ _ _ __

71
-~---%
86
,---.c~ - - %

30 - 46

$ _ _ _ __

_ _,

Good

$ _ _ _ __

Fnir

Fnir
Limited
a.

-

4000-1@ 000

Poor

40
60
$ _ _ _ __

Activity

$

B9at8d:

Rent range

q.

l.4,OG)@ .. 22,OO0

aooo-20,000

$_ _ _ __

Fair

35 - 50

Rental demand

Non.a

Fair

$ _ _ _ __

p.

Est. J.O

Fair

$ _ _ _ __

Rent range

1938

o.

60

_____ %

_____ $

Home ownership

n.

~=~-='

80

f.

i.

Geod

____$

75

h.

10

O~HER 1'¥PE

Good
_____ $

----- - - -

20

55
PREDOMfNATING _ _ %
2-fo.mily 5•6 nns

Briok o.nd fromo

sta:t !ie

Heme purchase _ _ _ _ ,

Limited

q..

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

b. Home building _ _ _ __

5.

CLARIFYING REMARKS:

6.

.\l'lington, Brooklyn
G
7
NAME AND LOCATION _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ SECURlTY GRADE _ _ _ AREA NC>. _ __
ASSESSED VALUES: 125% of market vo.luo.

15% npnrtmonts - 4 story wulkups renting $10-15 per room.
Lnrgoly o.n nron of row type brick homos substantio.lly built.
Fro.mo houses gonoro.lly a.re old singles \)ut well kopt •

-

FORM 8
10-1-3'7

1

1.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Description of Terrain.Fla.t

b.

Favorable Influences.

c.

Detrimental Influences. Outlying. Trnffic on Sunrise Highwo.y. Poor
noighborhoods a.dj~oont. Long Island R.R.
tra.cks to tho north.

d.
2.

3.

-

AREA DESC,RI PT I ON - SECU RI TV MAP OFNow York City,. N.Y •

Good transporta.ti~.

·
85
Percentage of land impwved~$;
.t{OS •

OV/O

IaNHAOBI'il.'ANTSt: Skilled la.bar -clerks
•·
ccupa ion__________

""

Foreign-born families~$;

e.

Infiltration of __I_t_o._l_i_nn_ _ __

g.

Population is increasing_~--

German -

Trend 0f desi:ra:b,i litw next
1.1

1:1.

c.

BUILDINGS:

e.

Possible futuro dovolopnont.

•

•

..J.800-3000

•

£1St1mated an,n ual !family 1ne0me

$.

f.

pr:ed0minatin-g; d.
Fow
Re]ieff fami]ies - - - - -~ -- - - - - : - - - - ¥0s

s:tatie.,.......~~- - - - -

@IDHER '!PYBE

Type

b.

Construction

c.

Average Age

_ 20_ _ Years

d.

Repair

Fo.ir

- ~- Yealis
Fair

e.

(keupa:ncy

---,,----$

95

_9(l)
___ $

f.

Home ownership

66_ _ _ _ $
_

g.

Constructed past yr._N_o_n_o_ __

h.

1929 Price range

t 000- 95oo

i.

1935

Price range

t000-6000

j.

1938

Price range f000-6000

k.

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929 Rent range

$ 35 - 55

---100%

35_-_
4!5__
$_

n.

1931

Rent range

$ 25 - 35

~%

$ 25 - 30

o.

1938

Rent range

$ 30 - 45

p.

Rental demand

q.

Activity

frruno

:Briek

&

B:uick & frmn.0

frame

2©
___-_ ¥ears
Fa.ir

20

95

- ---,----%
40 _ _ _ %
__

_65
___ %

Neno

Nono
~$

-5000-8000

l!i-

66 % $3000-4500

~%

5

1 fcuni ll.y 6·- 8 ms

a.

&

y,rs.Stntic
_ _ _ __

Ito.lion

BREDOMINATING ~ $
2-frunily 5-S rms
Brick

illO-]!S

t000-4500

10©%

$

9(:)00- 14, ©00

58 % $ 60.©0- 6l, O@©

_ 58_ % $ 6(:)00- 8, G>©(l)

!10©$

el

- -==---'

_ el
_ __ %

Peor

l_oor

$ _ _ _ _--=-

Poor

$

83 % $ 30 - 35

Fo.ir

$

_69
_,

81.

!ti

Fo.ir

a.

Home purchase Limited

$
$

3G> - 40

71

----%
82

,------%

Fair
Fa.i:r

Fo.ir

Fo.ir

25_
- _
35 __
$_

Limited
b. H0me bui.ll.ding _
_ _ _ __

q..

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

5.

CLARIFYING REMARKS:

15% briok o.pn.rtmo~ts 6-8 fo.mily, 4-6 rms renting $7-9 p0r rm,
Nowor buildings to tho south. Older but sound oonstruotion
to tho north.

6.

NAME AND LOCATION

Enst Now York 4 Brooklyn
SECURITY GRADE
ASSESSED VALUlllS, 125% of mo.rkot vo.luo.

_c_-_

AREA NO. _8_ __

FORM 8
10- 1- 37

AREA DESC'RIPTION - SECURIT¥ MAP 8,F_ _ _ _......,
l ,

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
Flat - gradual do~ slope wostwo.rd
a. Descr iption of Ter r ain.

b.

Fa.vorable Influences.

Good t r o.nsportntion fnoi l itics .
for worker s.
El ovntod struot~rc 3r d Ave.

c.

Nonr industries

Mixod rooos.

Detrimental I nfl uences .
Stcvtio

. 100

e . Tr end

desi,raei1ity neoct

d.

Per centage of land impr~~d ~'$;

e.

Infiltration of _ _ _ _ _ _ __

if.

g.

Populati on is incr easing ____

deereasing_~--~~-

0!f

a,0 - 15

yrs. _____

Skilled nnd unski •• ou
1500- 2500
INHABITANTS : lnbor, moroho.nts .
a. Occupation _ _ _ _ _=:---...---; · o "" Est!i:ma.ted annuail. !fam:i]y ine0me $ _ _4.::.1h,,----50
Soo.na.' itnlio.n &:
N0
. '
c. Foreign-born families __ %; I r ish
pFelil0mina tin!! ; <li . Negr@ _ _ ; __ %
~

3.

~~1tPJM±lf/~IJ~G rxnr- !ti
Bri ck 55%.
Fro.mo 45%

a.

Type

b.

Construction

c.

Averag,e Age

d.

Repair

e.

0ecupancy

f.

Home ownership

g.

Constructed past y,r .

3-~T~ti\)PE_;..(il

Fnir

Yea:rs

i.

$

Nono

Price range

$

j.

Price range

$

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.
n.
o.

1929

1934

1938

$

3750- 5250

Rent range

$

Rent range

$

~%

61

$

Rent range

$

p.

Rental dema:n.d

q.

Activity

$

$

- 50

27. 50- 32.50

- 36

Good

$

'f,1,5

%

N01~e

5000- VGOe>

$ 30
$

$

Fo.ir

Years

%
$

6©QO-?@@@
1eo%
/·.
(ti

$ 5~-0®- ~GO
$

3Q)@0-3-$®6
73
_ _ % $

§4
5©

100% ·

%
%

$

Poer

- 50

% $ 2 7. 50-3,Z . 50

--nr',
__

45%

5~%

Poor

35
~

:Pffl:9

9'5

$aZbU=~-

% $

Poor

30

ll'Oi1't'

'7500- 9©®0

_ _$

35

".ieaFs

Nono

Poor
k.

Frame

65

%

3500- 5000

1938

Bt:-:i1ok

9fu

70

$

l ~,~

45

F'a.ir

95

Price range

~

Ut~

35

6000-8000

1929

a

Brick 80%.
Fr o.me 20%

40

1935

Sta.tie

12

45

BUILDINGS:

h.

~~

Relief fa:mH.ies _______________

- 35

4~

- 65

f-p@%

$ 50 • 36

Se

7-6 $

$

15

36

- 40

Good

% $ Ft.th

Fair

$ Ptt-i.l

L:un'1:wd

JOO%

%

%

------None

a. Home purchase
.
· b . iHemt1 bui i,ai,n a ~ - - - 3.5% br ick o.pC\rtmonts 3- 5 nns hoo.tod, o.vor dga rofi,; ~8 ·J?O:t' r oein • .
Row housos in tho mo.in . Approximo.toly 3% bonr~od up• 4~h Ave .
o. principal business str oot. Mo.ny of tho multipl e dwellings

q..

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

5.

CLARIFYING REMARKS:

ho.vo violo.tions of tho building lnw not yet romovod.

Wost Sunsot - Brooklyn

6. NAME AND LOCATION

AsSESsED VALUES:

C-

9

120% or murkot ~VJb!.TY GRADE - - - AREA NO . - - - -

•

FORM 8
10-1-3'7

ARE A DE SCR IPTION - SECU RITY MAP OF _ _ _ __,
1.

Flnt - grndunl down slopo wostwo.rd

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Description of Ter rain.

b.

c.

Sunset Pnrk and SwiJllllling pool t0 tho north.
Stnblo p0pulntion. Modornizntion of old
buildings.

FaYorable Influences.

Rnilrond and industry to tho south.
comotory to tho north.

Detrimental Influences.

I ndustry ro>.d

Static

95

Ros . 90%
Percentage S>:!1llml ~¥e<bl..ar.k£; e. Trena 01i de-sirabiliii ty neooit w0-1$ &rs.
2CJ(j)Q ..;j"""'5.....
, 0..,..0,----smnll business mon •
INHABITANTS: some professional
a. Occupation
50
Sepndjin~matea a:nnuall. family ine0me $~ _N_o_ _ _ __

d.
2.

c.

Foreign-born fami1~ __ %;

e.

Infiltration of

g.

Popuiation is increasing

p,r ,ea0m~,n,g ; <!l.

f.
35

3.

Yos

R'ell.ief tami!llies

deeFeasing

stati!e

15

10

'.BUILDINGS:

~ ' 3 R m rm~$

b.

Construction

35

c.

Average Age

Good

d.

Repair

97

e.

Oceupaincy

75

f.

Home ownership

g.

Constructed past yr 2000- 12i500

h.

~

Price range

i. 1938 Price range

Price range

k.

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

J!.~9

Rent range

$ 5500-

Activity

Good

'75

$

N0110

$

Nono

63 %

$ 3500- 65(i)0

¾ 0$

3500- 6500

~%

$

$ Poor

.(;(}

$

50

$ ,.:,o - 50

~%

$ ~5

$

Po1:a:

$

$

\

~
] :'.i,, (j)C)(!)

$ 7, 5Q(i)- ©, O)G)(j)

@@

7,75(:) - 9,250

68

$

_ % $

il00$

$

F00,i r

%

$ Po0T

___lilo.$

Modernized

-

_

50 - 65

40 - 55

$

11, (j)@(:) -

70G0- !/l000
~%

'¥eaFs

95
$

$ Poor

$ Good

q.

Goed?ears

85

a.ooo

I

B:li'io'k
30

_ _ % $ Poer

$ 30 -

I

t.:O

$ Paar

o.

Rental demand

~

%

5500- 8,000

$ 35

1>·

3-t)~
fi*6 rms
ii

95

n. 1938 R.ent range
Rent range

Years

Nono

$

$

Bri ok- fro.in.0

Type

j .

1 fflffi.;W~ rms

Brick

a.

; __ %

N'egr.-0

-

55

.i:5

1

1,%0'1

-

55

$ 30 - 35

87 % $ 32.50- 40

Fo.ir

% $ Bo0d

Boor

1''o.ir
$

65

'.110@%

73

$

%

Limited

Limited

kVAILABILITY OF MORT ~ WNB8:o.partmBome pn~clrtl§e Well Illl\.i~to.&~off0 m&W6u~fil'lr~stone
front brick houses woll built . Streets o.djo.oont to hus1n~s~s=-----CLARIFYING REMARKS: o.roo.s to tho north o.nd south o.dversoly o.ffoctod thereby c.nd
gonoro.lly present o. poorer nppoo.ro.nco thc.n bolo.nee of tho o.ron.
A ooncontro.tion of Ito.lio.ns 39th to 43rd St . botv,oen 7th nnd
9th Aves .

Suncot - Brooklyn
6.

NAME AND LOCATION

ASSESSED VALUES:

C

125% of mo.rko:tf;EffiY GRABE _ _ _

10
AREA NQ. _ __

FORM 8
10-1-37

ARE A DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MA·P OfNow York City, , N.Y.
1.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a.

Description of Terrain. Flo.t

b.

F~vorable Influences.

Good tronsporto.tion, Obsolotc buildings boing
roplo.oed by good ola.ss o.pnrtmonts.

c.

Detrimental Influences. Mixod typos of properties. Elovntod struotur.oNow Utrooht Avo. Cometory to tho northwest.
Vory poor o.roo. o.djo.oont to t :h.o southwe st. Poor
Ito.lion o.roa. ndjncont t o tho lli0rthoust.
<il. Percentage of land impr0ved....as_$; e. Trend 0!f desii!rabi.Hty, ne*t 110-l'S yFs,_U...,
-p.___ __
Ros. 90%
INHABITANTS: Smo.11 moroha.nts, skilled
a• Occupation 1t,bor1, eoue pro:fosa
; b. Est imated an.nuall family ineeme $2200-:-650Q
iona.l.~nd oxooutivos
.
c. Fore1gn-born 1am111es----90..J; _ _ _ _J...,.o""wi.,,.·=sh-=------ p1!ed0mi,n atimrg; a. Negr0 _N_0_ ; _ _ %

3.

e.

Infiltration of

g.

Population is increasing Yes

Jow::i sb

f.

Very fow

Reil.ief rfamiil.ies

d'eereasiing

stta•t i:e

BUILDINGS :
PREBQMINAT]NG .!1:.5._I

©TH1ER '.L'¥1ilE

s-s

:1.0

©rriHIDR fil¥:~E

$

3-~ fOJnaly 4 =5 rms

a.

Type

2. fenil.y 5 , G nns

l fn;mily

b.

Construction

Briek fi'oQDQ

Brick-fro.mo

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

98

%

95

$

98

~

f.

'lfome 0wnership

70

%

75

$

s@

%

g.

Constructed past yr.

N2no

h.

1929

Years

20

Price range

l'lmS

Brick

3Q '¥easrs

20

,Nono

Est. 10

$ 12,aaa-22,000 100%

$

rn, 000-u,ooo

6'500- 9, 000 ____;fili_ % $

9, oliJe-12, 500

(33

%

$

9 • OOJ'\l--12, 500

63

%

$

9,000 Fnir

$ 9000-15,GOe>

100%

i.

19 3#rice range $

e,000- 12,000

j•

193 aPrice range

$

aJ 000.12 ' 00Q__fill_$

$ 6500- 9,.P_OO)_.QQ.$

$

8000 FQ,ir

$

k.

Sales <ilemand

1.

Activity

m.

1929

59 $

$

-lQQ,% $

50

55

~%

$

- 75
,~5 - 50

$

55

M

74$

$

50

$

55 C',aad

$

55 Fair

$

G5

n.

193~ent range

$

0.

193g(ent range
Rental demand

q.

Activity

Pooi:

70

AVAILABILITY

5,

CLARIFYING REMARKS:

60

!I.@@%

$

55

-

66%

$

,;'.O

- 5(:)

'1$

76%

$

45

-

83

$

5® Good

@5

55

iHl@\ti

%

I

Poor

Fo.ir

OF MORTGAGE FUNDS: a. Home purchase

q..

..

100 $

F'o.i:t:'

9D

Rent range

p.

-

6500 Fo.ir
Fair

Fnir

f ears

Fo.ir

Enft,r

Fai.F

5

Limited .

'

timitod
b. Home euildfog _ _
_ _ __

1:0% npo.rtnonts mostly 6-20 fnmilios 3- 4 roons, 15.. 25 yrs . old,
renting $9-12 per room. Somo mQdor~ olovo.tor o.pnrtmont~ for

30~60 fa.milios, 8 yrs. old ronting ~20-22 por room., principally
o.long 14th nnd 15th Aves. Principo.l busmoss str0ots: 13th Av.e .
o.nd 18th Ave.

6•

NAME AND LOCATION _ _B
....o....r.....a.....
u-1','gh-..
, -'P..
oJ-'.rJ....
c....:!-:..J.!B"'-'rowa.u.:k...,,l..,_yn
..._ _ _ SECURITY GRADE ___c_+ AREA NO. __l_l__
ASS:1:SSED VALUES:

125'.i~ of no.rkot vo.luo •

FORM 8
10-1-3 7

-

-

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECUR 1 TY MAP O~ow York City, N. Y.
1•

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a.

Description of Terrain. Flo.t

b•

Favorable Influences.

c•

Detr:Lmental Influences. 1na.ustry nnd lo.rgo go.ro.g0s rdth mixod cypos 0£
property noo.r Groonwood Comotory o~ tho ea.st MJ.d
Wnshington Cenotory on the a,0t2th.

Noo.r Prospoot Po.rk. Now 8th Avo. subwo.y lino.
Oconn Po.rkwny is d wido boulovo.rd.

Percentage of land improved 90
%· e. Trend @if desirabi!lift y neoct 10-15 cy:;1:s.Sta.tic
- - - -~
Ros. SS-- '
INHABITANTS: Skilled and unskilled
2000 40 0
a. Occupationlo.bor - clerks, smo.11
b. E~timated a:n,n ual lf!amiil.y ine©me $~_ _ _-__ _ ·_) _ __
· business mon
No_ ; _ _ %
c. Foreign-born families 3_0 «to ,· J_owi_·_sh_•,_I_r_i_s_h..,..
, _It_o._l_i_M_,_ pred0111l!nat.H•
.
. g;
- d. . Neg,r @_

d.
2.

3.

Few
- --~-----------

e.

Infiltration ofJcwish & Ito.lio.n

f.

g•

Popuiati0n is increasing_8_1_0 w
_ __

dee11easi. ng _ _ _ _ _-"--_

BUILDINGS:

Relief families

statie _ _ _ _ _ _ __

35

PREDOMINATING ~ $

©IDHIElR TY'Jl>E

------= $

10

a.

Type

2-family 5-6 rms

1-frunily 6-9 ms

b.

Construction

Fro.mo-stucco-brick

Frrono-sttlooo-briek

Briok-some froono

c.

Average Age

__z_o_Years

_20
_ _ '¥ears

25_ _ \Yeairs
_

d.

Repair

Fo.ir to good

Fnir t0 g00d

e.

Occupancy

__9_5_ _ _ %

__
95_ _ _ $

f.

Home ownership

_ _ _ _ _ /0

_ _ _ _ _ a_,
IQ

g.

Constructed past yr._N_on_e_ __

h.

1929 Price range

$

9500-17 1 000

-=!10"-"0$

i. 1935 Price range

$

5500-10.000

58 $

j. 1938 Price range

$5500-10,QOO

~%

k.

Sales demand

$ Poor

1.

Activity

m.

1929 Rent range

65

65

"'

50
=~- ~%

N0:ne

No:ne
$ 8500-16,00Q
$

4500- 71 500

$4500-7,500
$

r,,.«
lo "''
° $ 12,00©-18, ©0@___...:l::.=0=.'o"-/0

4;9 % $

55 - 100

Boor

P00r

___100'1,

$ 60 - 80

35__
- '70_ _
~@a% $, _

n. 1934 Rent range

$ 35 -

60

~%

$

45 - 60

75

o. 1938 Rent range

$

45 -

75

_!!_ '1, •

$

50 - 65

82 $

p.

Re,n tal demand

$ Good

q.

Activity

, $ _Fa.ir
_ _ __

Poor
Home purchase Limited

%

$

!JOO%

71

25 - 50

$

30 - 60

$

Good

-----%
86
, - - - -- -$

P00r
~i:,, Heme~1:1U :l!·nA'
Limited
J.~Ing _
_ _ _ __

~-

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

5.

CLARIFYING REMARKS: 15% brick apartments 25-30 yrs. old renting $8-12 per room.
Some modern 4-6 story elevator apartments renting $l5•22per nn.
Mixture of types of properties. Transition to apartments
evident - especially in northeast. Property .values and rents
a.re higher on Ooee.n Parkway.

NAME AND LOCATION

a.

7, 0©@-'.1.G, 000 _ _5_7_ _ $

49 % $ 1,500- !l:G,5©0 _ _6_0 ~ ~%

Poor

Poor
$

_
9-5_ __ $

Prospect Park, Southwest -BrooklynSECURITY GRADE __
c__ AiREA NO. 1_2_ __
ASSESSED VALUES,

125% of market value.

-

•

FORM 8
10-1-3'7

New York City, N.Y.

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECUR I T't M,AP OF_ _ _ ___,
1

•

AREA
a.

CHARACTERISTICS:
Description of Terrain. Flat

b.

Favorable Influences.

Good transportation. Flatbush Ave. a. shopping oontor.
oonstruotion no,r th of cometary.

New

c.

Detrimental Influences. Cemetery adjacent. Mixod typo of struot~ros. A very
poor section within the a.roa town.rd tho wost ond.

Percentage oi land imp,r0Yed -~~-/';
.t{es. vV/0
INH~BITANTS:
Laborers - clerks a. Occupation small b~siness people;

<d •
2.

3.

~-

e.

Trend oi desirabilitf next

b.

Estimated an,nual! fam,i ly ine0me

c.

Foreign-born families~%; Ita.lian-Jf?Wish-Irish

e.

Infiltration ofltalian-Irish

g.

Population is increasing ____

BUILDINGS:
Type

b.

C0nstruction

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

- -~ --%

f.

Rome ownership

_60
____%

g.

C0nstructed past yr. ES t •

h.

1929

1.

·

1935 p rice
·
range

ii)

j.

1938 Price range

$ 4500- 7,500

k.

Sales demand

$

1.

Activity

m.

1929

n.

1934 Rent range

$

0 .

1938 Rent range

$ 30 - 50

p,.

Rental deman.d

$

q.

Aetivi ty

Rent range

@
a'HEiR '1'¥PE

©'.FH(BR 'rY~E
l family 5-8 rms

3-4 family 3- 6 :r:,ns,

]1: 8

22 Yeal'.s
___

_ _ _ \Year s
Fair t0 good

Fair t 0 g00d

Fair
95

_95
____ $

---~-%

65
_ _ _ _ _ (fl

65 _ __ %
__

N0ne

Est. 50

20
l(!)O$

$ 700Q-].4 I 000

l ©Q$

4000- 7.~ 500 _ _
53_
· % $ 4000- 8,0(i)O

~%

25 - 45

% $

?,SGO- @,5G.(i)

6@

P00r
$~ - - - Poor

(fo

40 - 75

ID

~%

$ 30 - 45

73 % $ 35 - 50

$ _ _ _ __

_ _$

65

25 - 40
65
$ -=-- - - - ~ ~---%

74 ,
__

$

Fa.ir

Fo.ir

a.

35 - 65

l@Q%

$ _Fair
_ _ __

Good

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

56

Fair
__lQQj

11, ®0(:)-1 7 I 50()~-=-..;;;l=
,@=@$
7, (i)OO- 9,000

$ 4000- 8,5(i)O ~

Poor

$

57 % $

$ _Fo.ir
_ _ __

f,oor

$ 40 - 70

Few

Negr0 _ _ ; _ _ %

Frame- stucco-bx:-ii.ck

_ 2_3__Years

~

1500-3500

ID

Few

Brick-frruno

$ 7500-14,000

(fo

Sta.tic
yrs. _ _ _ __

ReliJef fami lies___,_.........~ - - - -- - - - - - - Yes
_ _ _ _ _ __
s,t atie _
dee:veasing _ _ _ _ _~ =

. PREDOMINAT[NG ~ t
2-family 4-6 rms

Price range

pr:ed0minati ng; d.

f.

a.

10--~s

Limitod
Home purchase _ _ __

30 - 50

100%

130

,........,.---%

$ _ Gooi;l
_ _ __

Fa.ir
Limited
b. H0me building _ _ _ _ __

CLARIFYING REM.ARKS: 15% o.pa.rtmonts somo with stores renting JS-16 por room. Nostrand
Avo. o.nd Rogors Ave. shopping stroots and Flatbush Avo. an important shopping center.

6.

NAME AND

Brooklyn
LoeATION _Flo.tbush
_ _ _(Farro.gut)
____
_ _ _ _ SECURITY

ASSESSED VALUES:

125% of markot va.luo.

C _ AREi NO. _
13
GRADE _ _
__

-

FORM s
10-1-37

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP
l •

2,

AREA
a.

CHARACTERISTICS:
Description of Terrain.Fla.t - gro.duo.l down gra.do to tho south.

b.

Favorable In!luences.

c.

Detrimental Influence5 .Nondosoript makeshift houses mixed with nowor
structures. Junk yards.

d•

Percentage of land improveJ>O
%;
Ros. 50%

Surrounding o.roa.s .o f bettor olli!Jss. Kings County
Hospita.l and grounds. Apo.rtmont ibrond sou:thwo.r,d
from o.roo. B-4 a.djo.oent.

e.

T ren d OJJ"' desua:bil1ty;
·
neocit !JJ0-ll!.5 yrs.Up
_ _ _ __

b•

J!iS

INHABITANTS:
a.

c.
e.
· g.
3.

-

oWOW York City, N.Y.

Occupation

Lo.borers

n

t·1mat eu~ an,nua.i.~ :.i.am;i,
~ .lll y 1ne0me
.
$800-isg0
· - - -=

~--

No

Foreign-born f amiliesl~ %,· _I_t_a._l_i_an_,_ _ _ _ _ __ predominating; d. N~gr0 _ _ ; _ _ %
No
Infiltration of
Relief families
Mo.ny

--------

I.

Popu-lation is in.creasing _ _ __

- - - - - - - - - -= - ~ -

Yes
s t atie _ _ _ _ _~ - -

deereasing~---..........~ -

Bl!JILDINGS:

a.

Type

2-fo.mily 5-6 rms

35
ClTHER 11.'¥1BE -- $
1 fo,mi ly 6-8 rms

b.

Construction

Briok-fromo

Fro.me-brick

Brick-some frame

c.

Average Age

_30
_ _ fears

d.

Repair

_ _ _ :Years
Poor

e.

Occupaney

f.

Home ownership

g.

Constructed past yr._No_n_o_ __

h.

1929 Price range

i.

1935 Price range $2500-4500

__
52_% $2500-0000

j•

1938 Price range

~% $2500-4GGO

k.

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929 Rent range

n.

1934 Rent range

0.

PRED0M1NAT[N@

~I

_ 3o
__ Years

_____
,
90

_90
_ _ _ _ (tl

40
___
,

40

_____ a
/0

$5500-8000

None

Nono
-=10'-"'0$

$2500-4500

- - --

3-4 fa.mily, 4-5 x,ns

,3 (i)

Poor

Poor

5

<aIDHER '.L'¥1E

$5000-7500

100.%

$8©00-12, 500

~OGG>'J, 00@
52 % $ _
_ __ ..........
_ 52
_ % $ 40©0- 'l , @GO

P00,r

$Poor

$ _ _ _ __

Poor

Poor

Poor
--100%

$,_3_0_4_2__

$15 - 25

~%

$20 - 30

1938 Rent range

$18 - 30

__
6_9 $

$

23 - 34

p.

Rental demand

$ Fair to good

$

Fo.ir

q.

Activity

25_ _
45__
$,_

69 ,
__

15_
-_
25__
$_

__
7_9 %

$

18 - 32

$

Fair t0 good!
Fa.ir

Fuir

Fair

57
- - - -%
71
,.,----- - - %

Home purchase 1·imi·tod
"

Limited
b. Home li>uilding _ _ _ _ __

4.

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

5.

CLARIFYING REMARKS: 20% a.pnrtmonts brick o.nd fro.mo somo with stor~~ renting $6-8
por room. Shooks and makeshift houses not included in ~bovo
figures. Apo.rtmont house trend from a.roo. ndjncont on tho
northoa.st is oxpooted to improve this section. Clurkson Avo.
o.nd Pa.rksido Avo. o.ro primarily industrinl in oho.ra.ctor.

6.

NAME AND LOCATION

a.

North Fla.tbush, Brooklyn
ASSESSED VALUESs

C14
SECORITY GRM>E _ _ _ AR,EA NO. - - - -

130% of ma.rkot vo.luo.

•

FORM 8
10-1-37

1.

-

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP OFNew York City, N.Y•

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a . Description of Te rrain . Flat

0.

Fa~orabl e Influences .

c.

De tri mental Inf l uences . Ruilrond nnd industry t0 the s0uth. Congest0d.
Co:mmunist io typo of Jewish pop~lation.

d.

Per cent age of land i mp.roved 90

Good tro.nspor tation.

~

.Hes .

2.

3.

%;

Uniformity of oonstruction.

e . Trena

0!f

desd!rabiil.itw neoct

10 - 15

D0wn
yrs·. ---=~--

I NHABI TANTS:
a. Occupat ion Noedle wor kor s - m-0r- ; b . Esitiima,teci ain,nuaJ. !family, inc0me $]SOO- S@©D
chants, skilled lo.bor
No
c. For e i gn-born f amilies~%; Jowish- some I t nlinn
pred0mina tim,g; d. Negr0 _ _ ; _ _ $
Jewish

e.

I nfiltr a t i on of

g.

Popul ation i s i nc r easin,g

f.

decreasing

!PREDC>MINA'r[NG ~ %
2- fa.mily 5- 6 rms

WHER W¥1RE

Type

b.

Cons truct i on

Brick

c.

Average Age

25

d.

Repair

Fair

e.

Occ u1ancy

95

I

9!5

f.

Home owner sh ip

60

%

45

g.

Const ructed past yr . None

h.

1929 Price r ange

$

10 , 000- 15, 000

i.

1935 Price r ange $

5, 500- 9, 000

j•

1938 Price range

$

5 1 500- 9, ooo~i

k.

Sales demand

$ Poor

1.

Activity

m.

1 929 Rent r ange

n.

o.

1934 Rent range
1938 Rent r ange

p.

Rental demand

q.

Ac tivity

$

5

OIDR1ER 'rY:PE
l familliy 5- 8 rms

Briok
95

Years

55 - 75
40 - 55

2@

¥ears

95

%

-100%

7, 000- 10; 000~%
Pooir

$ 7!;00- :1.0, 000

~

$ 45 - 60

€30

$45@0- 6, GO@

€3@

$

40 - 60

% $

3Q - 45

75 %

35 - 50

85

$ Good

Fo.ir

$
$

Goai
Fo.i r

$

!ll

P0or
Poor

$

81 $

11,00%

6,©0©

$4iQ@-

Poor
--l..00%

%

Est. lG

$ ~. 000- 10, 00©~$

$

~

70

$

10@% $12.,000- 18, 000

$

~ears

Fair

Mono

58$

$

BFick-somo frume

Fo.ir

Poor

$

00

3- 4 family 3- 5 nns

a.

Yes

stat!i!e

BUILDINGS:

$

Many

&elief famiil.ies

i ee%

$
$

% $
$

5(j) - 70

;Hl0%

30 - 45

63

35 - 5©

71

$

%

Fo.iF
Poor

FUNDS : a . Heme purc hase Limitod . b. Home bui l aing_L_i_m_i_t_od_ _
'

q. .

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE

S.

CLARIFYING REMARKS:

6.

NAME AND LOCATION _ _W_o_st_ B_r_own
_ s_v_i_ll_e..,!.,:__B_r o_o_
· k_l..::.
yn
_ __ SECURITY GRADE __c_-_ AREA NO . _1_5_ _

30% npnr tments 4- story wa.lkups 3- 5 rms r enting ~~9- 15 por Foom.
Kings Higmva.y, Ea.st orn Po.rkwo.y, o.nd Li nden Blvd. a.re mo.in
thoroughfa.ros . E. 98th St. and Sutter Avo . a.r e principa.l
bus"inoss stroots . Compur o.tively poor t ypo people vrho ha.ve
in tho pa.st joined together inn r 0nt strike . No ngito.tioR of
this kind o.t pr esent .

:A,SSESSED VALUES ,

115% of ma.rkot valu0.

•

FORM 8
10-1-37

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP OF Now Yorli,; City, N.Y.
1.

AREA
a.

CHARACTERISTICS:
Descr iption of Ter rain . Flo.t

b.

Favorable Influences.

Now o.po.rtment oonstruotion towurd tho south.

c.

Detri mental I nf luences .

Row briok oonstruotion. L~ok of ~ride of homo
ownership. Lovror grado o.rcns adjo.oont. Vo.cont
low gr-ound to tho south.

d.

Percentage of land impr oved ~% ;
Ros.

2.

INHABITANTS: Mcroho.nts, lo.borors,
Oecupat1on smoJJ busj nass roan

a.

3.

e.

Tr end 0!f desfra:0Hit y neX:t !l.0-15 yrs. ""Dc...mmm...___ __

b.

Estiima:ted an,nuall. !family, ine0me $-12Cil0.. $00G

90%

c.

Foreign- born f amilies~$; ,Iawi sb - Po)j sh

p1"ed0m inat im,g ; di.

e.

Infiltration of_J~o:w:i..-..·~s~h- - - - -

f.

g.

Population is increasing _ _ __

deeFeasing _____==-

N'egr@ .Jfu_

; __%

Relief iamd:lies -----"-~'---------,,----statie~Y~e~s~-=-=- - - - -

BUILDINGS:
PR'ED0MlNATING --3!L.%

OTH1ER T¥BE

20 %

0.'Fill'ER T¥iBE 15

a.

Type

2-fOJUily 5-6 ,n ns

1 fom:i l ,r 5- 7 ms

b.

Construction

Brick, some fro.mo

Fiwroa- bri ck

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

95

$

!90

$

90

~

f.

Home owner ship

60

%

AA

$

fl(i)

%

g.

Constructed past yr.Nono

h.

1929

20

Years

$6000- 12 , 000

j,1938

Price range

1.

Activity

m.

1929

$.•,.aoo., 7 , 5QQ

_1Q:Q$

1n

% $ 6®Cil©- 21-,.Q.l(j}{ll

_n__%

$ sm00..._ !'J, O©©

$Poor

$ P00~

Poor

Poer

Poor

$ 30

- 75
- 45

% $ 35

- 50

65

_l0:1:)$

$ 50

n. 193~ Rent range

$30

-6.L$

o. 1938 Rent range

$35

- 40
- "-5

Act iv i ty

$ 1900G>-1&, oem

100%

$Poor

-

q.

Nono

$..3.000- 'ZOQQ

$5D

Re,n tal demana

Fair

GG % $ 3QQQ-7G)Q0
__M..$

w

teaFs

2(\)

$..50.QC1,&00.(L

Rent range

p.

Years

None

Price r ang,e $~000- 7, 500

Sales demand

9@% brick

Rai -r

i. 1935

k.

-'30

Foir

Price range

$- 4 fnm-llq $-- 5 rms

0

1-~Q

72

%

@8 $

$30

- ,,5

83

%

Frir

Fni r

q..

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS :

5.

CLARIFYING REMARKS:35% o.po.rtmonts semi-modern brick 3- 5 rms ronti~g ~7- 10 por room.
Somo modorn o.pa.rtmont construction o.dj,)ining Lindon· Blvd. to tho
south.

6.

NAME AND LOCATION East Now Yar k - Brooklyn

,

me%

0 . Home 1!>:uil:d:imig Limited

SECURITY GRABE
of :mnrkot vo.h:10.

%

$ 25 ._

i';;i i;r;:

115%

63

60 $

$ Good

ASSESSED VALUES:

%

55

$35

$ Fo.ir

Heme pur chase Limi:tod

€)3

-

il,,0@$

$ C'.aad

a.

100%

_c_..__ AREi NO.

16
----

•

FORM 8
10-1-37

-

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP 01FNaw Yark City, . N.Y.
1.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a.

Description of Terrain.Flnt

b.

Favorable Influences.

c.

Detrimental Influences.Elovo.tod structure Now Utrocht Avo. Mnny old
fro.mo houses ih poor condition. Vory poor nren
to tho northwost.

Good trnnsportntion - Nonr Dykon Bench Po.rk.

Percentage of land improved.8..6.._ %;
Ros. 85%
I_NHABITANTS: Clerks _ morohroits
a. Occupation Poor le.boring ele.ee

d.
2.

3.

e.

Trend

b.

Estimated an,nuall. ifamiilly i<ne0me $1,200-1500

0:f

desd.rat>Hit¥ neoot

c.

Foreign-born families-oo- %;H,e.US:?i e.nel. Jow:ish

e.

Infiltration of_---+-I~tn~l~i~~~n---

f•

g.

Popuiati0n is increasing

decreasing___,_......,.~---'--

BUILDINGS:

Yea

PREDOMINATING

10-15

y,,r s:D_n_wn_,_ _ __

Rell.iLef !f amilii,.es ------.1b~da""'n"':!~1-r_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __

-4Q- $

a.

Type

1 f'wnily S•9! rms

B f'a-mily: 5-6 rms

3-~ f _omicULy----4-$ rms

b.

Construct i0n

FPome semo brick

Fromo-s0roa brick

aEick-s0mo

25

d.

Repair

e.

0cc upancy

_g...,.5_ _ _ ,

f.

H0me ownership

_9_0_ _ _ $

g.

Constructed past yr '-}t111Jo~ri.~e,____ _

h.

1929 Price ran,ge

$ 4500•6500

i.

1935Priee range $ 5000•4500

j•

l938Price range
Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929 Rent range

n.

1934Rent range

$

o.

1938Rent range
Rental demand

q.

Activity

Yea't's

---=!9='.,!5'---...,.- 00

6©

_ _ _ _ _ (,1,
't)

----1li$

$~00-

eo

$~

$

:1.00%

81

$ 10., 000--14.,-0G>Q,~ ~ -

% $ 8 1 5®0• lO_,50Gl

. . .1=
:; 0-=0%

79

$ 5000-4500

k.

p.

22

Years

£~run©

$ Paar

Poor

Poor

Fo9l'

5'5

$ 45

50

-100%

$

go

as

~$

$ 30 - 35

_,....65.... % $ 25 - 38

--=-6..:..6_ _ j

$ 30

35

-e-67t-%

$ 30

__
55_$

, - - -....
&6,,,__
-

$

45 - 55

35

11,00!,t;

$ r--ead

FaiP

$ 40 -

$ 25 - 38

$

--$

G00 d!
Fn:ir

Fo.ix

q..

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

S.

CLARIFYING REMARKS:

6.

NAME AND LOCATION_--!'l'ttlfe~ti-l:1'---+BW"Olfln-sseefflfi~h~'l:ll¥P&9t'&,,:-:!!:8.FF'0'80EHl!l,,ldr:11y;.---- SECURITY GRADE _ _c_._ AREA NO. -=l_,_7_ _

a.

Home ,p urchase 1droitod

b. H0me t>u:iilding

Limited

1B% npa.rtmonts 3-4 story wo.lkups ronting $7. 50-9. 50 por room.
Now Utrecht Ave. a. decidedly dotrimontnl infll.ucnoo on tho
contiguous o.rons duo t o poor typo nnd dotoriorotion of business
buildings. An elevutod structure on tho a.v~nuo. Many va.oo.nt
storos boordod up. Heo.vy forool osure 0xp0r1onco.

ASSESSED VALUES:

125% of ma.rkot va.luo.

FORM 8
10-1-3'7

AREA DESCRJPTION _ SECURITY MAP
1.

o'-ow York

City, N.Y.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a.

Description of Terrain Fla.t - gro.duo.1 slopo downvro.rd to Grnvosond Bny.

b.

Favorable Influences.

c•

Detrimental Lnfluences •Mixture of typos of b,oth buildings and po~ull.o.ti0n.

Po.rks and civic improvomonts existing and co?tompla.tod Circumi'orontia.l Highwhy o.m.ong the lo.ttor.

Percentage of land improved~$; e. Trend of desfra:bUity neoct l '@-1$ yrs~t_a._t_i_e_ __
Ros. 85%
INHABITANTS:
a. Occupation Lo.bor - smo.11 busib. Estimated an,nuall. !familf in0.0me 2_00_-_3_o_G=G ~ - ~ noss men
c. Foreign-born families~$; Ito.lion - Jewish
prel0minating; d. Ne.g r 0 ~ ;§_
. _$
d.

2.

J_
1

3.

Relief famiHes -~M_a.n_y_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __ ~

e.

Infiltration ofita.lio.n - Jewish

if.

g.

Population is increasing _ _ __

deereasing_--:--c,........~ ---'-'-=-

BUILDINGS:
PREDOMINATING ~ $

I•

. ¥0s
statie _ _---,.-;.~ ~~ ~ - ' - = ©'FRER

11ffl

10

a.

Type

2-f'a.mi ly 4-~ rms

1 fa.mily G-7 rms

3-4 fa.miiy 3-5

b.

Construction

Fro.mo-stuooo-brick

F'ro.mc-stuce0-bri ck

Brick-somo fro.mo

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

__
90~_ _ $'

_9_0_ _ _ $

95
- - - -= $

f.

Home ownership

__7_0_ _ _ $

_6_5_ _ _ $

_5_®_ _ _

g.

Constructed past yr._F_cw_ __

rh .

1929 Price range

$7000-15,000

i.

1935 Price range

$~000- 7,000

50 ,

j.

1938 Price range

$4000- 1.000

22..._%

k.

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929 Rent range

$ 40 - 70

---iil0%

$ 35 - 60

l:@@%

$ 40 - 6§

n.

1934 Rent range

$ 30 - 45

~$

$ 25 - 45

74 $

$ 28 - 45

o.

1938 Rent range

$ 30 - 50

~,

$ 27 - 50

81 % $ 30 - 50

p.

Rental deman.d

$ Fo.ir

q.

Activity

20

25

Years

if:ea,rs
Fo.ir

Fo.ir

Fa.ir

irnlS

%'

N0no

$3000- 1,000

51 % $ 1,000-1@,ooo ____=--59_
0

-

-

'

$3000- 1,000 ~ %

$ 7,000-lO,OG0 _ _
59_
·_ _ ,

$Poor

$Poor

$ Poor

Poor

Poor

Poor

$ Poor

70
----!ti
76

,--.---i

$ Go.ocl.

Fo.ir
a.

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

5.

CLARIFYING REMARKS: 15% o.po.rtmonts somo w:i. th stores, 4 story wnlkups 3.. 5 nns renting
$10-14 por room. A few 6-story olovo.tor o.pnrtmonts ronting
$16-18 a. room. A mixture of sovoro.l typos of construction in
various dogroos of 1nodorniza.tion. Somo ,vithout hoo.t o.nd somo
hoo.ton. Cropsey Ave. u mo.in thoroughfo.ro to Conoy Islo.nd.

6.

NAME AND LOCATION ___J"'-:IT:p,'tp....a....
r .....B
....u....t .....
b .....B...,c""'o...,.c~h~,_.B~r"""oc:::.01::.::;-d::.yn<.::..._ _ SECURITY GRADE _ _c_-_ AREA NO. _1_8_ __

ASSESSED VALUES:

Heme purehase Limi tod

b. R'ome buil.ding _Limitod
_ _ _ _=

4.

130% of mo.rkot va.luc.

•

FORM 8

10-1-37

•

York City·, N•, Y•

AREA DESC,RI PTI ON - SECU~ITY M~P OF _ _ _ __
1•

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
F1a.t
a. Description of Terrain.
Apa.rtmont houso trend ropla.oing older buildings.
Good tro.nsporta.tion.

b.

Favorable Influences.

c.

Somo compa.ra.tivoly modern sma.11 houses a.dvorsely
Detrimental Influences. o.ffootod by oncro a.chmont of a.pa.rtmont ho1.1s0s.
Elovntod structure on MoDona.ld Ave.
85

Sta.tic
Pere en t age .n.f. land j ,,,J3.<ottd ~ %; e.
Sk1ITod i~Wor - o~or~s
INHA,BITANTS: Smc.ll businoss :raon
20::>0-4000
a. Occu:pation _ _ _ _ _:-:----=--..... ; lb. Estimated ann,uall f am,il"Y dm€0me $ _ _-irr=----40
Jewish, somo Irish
No
c. Foreign-born families __ $;
pred0I11i!naitti.n,g i <il.
Jewish
Mory
f. Relief families _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __
e. Infiltration of _ _ _ _---:=--Yos
g. Population is increasing _ _ __
dee~easing_---=-- - - - - stat ie _ _ _ _ _____,,._,,....-

d.
2.

3.

35

BUILPINGS:

10

30

fR1~rf~Ag!~Gnnr-% 2-~f~\,T~-~~ rm.-~sa.

Type

b.

Construction

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

95
----=c::----%
70

f.

H0me ownership

--1-st..--• ....,.2'""0,--t

18
_ _ _ Years
Fair to good

m.
n.
o.

q..

1829

1 34

1938

50

Rent range

$

Rent range

$

Rent range

$

p.

Rental demand

q.

Activity

40
45

-

95

- 65

50

$

F:::.ir

60

"'

65

Est. 20

"""'4·5
"" -- - - '

$

""MNt-<0=ne;,:----~

u, ooe- 20 ,~@Go

10,000-15,000
$
$

62

6,500-

9,()00

62

1,000$

$

~4(l)

$45

Gooa:

60

~s, seo-14,©©€>

€H~

8,.500-14, 000

€H3

il00~

%

_ % $

$

Poo,r
$

- 75
- 55
- 6G

% $45

$

_
9,000

$

% $

Poor
60

92

1©©%

9,000

$

--d®'

7

&,500-

7Q
60

....Il'""'ILS~-

1:5

Constructed past yr.
7-50.....0....._....1....
2,.....0.....00h. 1929 Price range $~,..,,._--=4500- 8,000
1935
$
_ _ _ __
Price range
i.
1938
4500- 8,000
j.
Price range $ _ _ _ __
4500- 7,000
k. Sales demand
$P=-o_o_r_ _ __
Activity

3-4©~!~11§¥\!G

Brick-stueco-frrune

Brick-stucco-frame

g.

] .

$

,90%
'l't

$

% $
% $
$

Poor
55

-

Zfb

- 55

40

-

45

'75
il,©0%

60

~ -,,,,~7--$

5$

,-----%

G0od

Limited
:ianited
AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS: a. Home purchase _ _ _ _ i_ b .t.. Home buUdi.nfi,...............--_ __
25% a.partments 3-4 story wnlkups aomo wivh svores renting ~9-12
CLARIFYING REMARKS: per room. A number of modern elevator apartments, 6-story, a.t
$16-20 per room. Considera.ble a.ctivity in apartment building especially al0ng the a.venues. Business along Kings Highwny a.nd
pa.rt of Ba.y Pa.rkwo.y

Bensonhurst (Malverne) Brooklyn
G+
19
NAME AND LOCATION~==="""",.,...,,...,,,,=-,-------SECURITY GRADE
:AREA NO.
ASSESSED VALUES: 125% of ma.rket va.lue.
------

FORM 8
10-1- 3 7

-

AREA DESCRIPTION • SECURITY MAP OF!
1.

AREA CHARACTERI STI CS:
a.

Descr iption of Terrain.Flo.t

b.

Favor able Influences.

c.

Detrimental Influences. Mixture of types of properties o.nd inhabitants.
Elovo.tod structure on MoDono.ld Ave.

d.

Percentage of land imn.rove d ~ %;

Good transporto.tion. Nea.r the Ooean .
Pa.rkwny a. wide boulova.rd.

~RCS ♦

Sta.tie
Trend of desi rability next 10-1$ yvs. _ _ _ __

b.

Estimated an,nual famd!!f in€0me

c.

40
Ito.lion
Fore i gn-bor n famiHes _ _ $; - - - - --

e.

Infiltration of

g.

Popuiation is increasing _ _ __

- -==-~

predeminatii.ng; d .

Brick- stuoc0- fro.mo

Briek- stucco~fra.me

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

f.

Home ownership

g.

Constr ucted past yr._ F_ow
_ __

h.

1~29 Pri ce r ange

$ 8 QOo-i 2 ,ooo

~$

$ 6 750- llO ! 000

i.

1935 Price range

$5500- 9,000

72 j

$ 3500- 6,500

j .

1938Price range

$5500- 8,0G>O

k.

Sales demaind

$Poor

$ Poor

1.

Activ i ty

Poor

Poor

m.

1929 Rent r ange

$ 50 - 65

n.

1934 Rent range

$ 35 - 55

15

18

Year s

95
'30

¥·e ars
Poor to fair
~5

,i

60

%

$ 35 - 55

lll5

'Yea,r s

95

$

I

Brick- stucc0- rro.m0

Poor to fa.ir

Poor to fo.ir

Activity

'Yes

!1.5
/40
C>'.L'HIER 'F~PE
QIDJi1ER_'il'¥PEi
%
"►
1 family 5- :7 rms
3- 4 family 4- 6 rms

Construction

q.

; __$

PREDOMir1N1AT[NG ~ $
2 family 5- 6 rms

b.

Renta l demand

N0

Negr0 _ _

statr€ _ _ _ _ _ _ __

decre asing _ _ _ __ ---,..~

Type

p.

15.00- 2G>O©

R-e!l.i.ef !familliii'es - ------~- -- - - - - - - - - -

a.

1938 Rent r ange

ci;
,I)

MMy

-Ita.lio.n
- -- - - - -

BUILDING$:

o.

Ocean

e.

UV/0

INHABITANTS:
S~ll business men,
a. Occupation skilled la.bor

3.

York City, , N, Y,

40

'

Few

1 0©~

59

% $

~$

$ 35 - 55

78

$ 35 - 55

78

$ 40 - 50

Fa.ir

$

100%

7, (:)00- 1.0, 0 00 .

54

7, Q©©-1©, Q(!),Q

54

Fo.ir

1<{!)@1

$

'

$

t..O - 65
JOO,$

35 - 55

86

$ 3o - 55

S6

$

$

~

'%

35 - 45

Fo.ir

Limited
OF MORTGAGE FUNDS: a. Home purchase _
__ _

Limi ted

AVAILABILITY

5.

CLARIFYING REMARKS · Row construction for tho most po.rt, of poor nnd fa.ir dovolo.p ments •
Avonuo 11 U'11 better.
· McDono.ld Ave . a. poor business street.
Hoo.vy foroclosuro oxporionoo .

6.

NAME AND LOCATI ON

ASSESSED VALUES,

~

Poer

4.

(h-o.vosond, Brooklyn

$

P00r

$ 50 - 65

$ 35 - 45

$ 13, 50©- llA\3 , @©Q

$

_1.00$

$

%

No11e

~ I. $ 3500- 6,500 _ 5@_ %

78

~.

b . H0me building _ _ _ _ __

C20
SECURI TY GRABE _ __ ARE~ NO. _ __

140% of mo.rkot vo.luo .

•

FORM 8

10-1-;:\'7

-

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURIT¥ MAP OF
l •

·

AREA CHA!RACTERISTICS:
Fl
a • Descr1pt1on
. .
of Terrain. o.t
Good tro.nsporta.tion.

b.

Favorable Influences.

c.

Detrimental Influences. Highwo.y.

Ocoo.n Pa.rkwo.y_o. wide thor0ughfaro

Comotory to tho norlhwost. Gongostion ROa.r Kings
Va.rious typos of property. Industrial
oncroa.chmant a.round Locust and Elm Aves.
95

4. Fercentage of land impro~~~~;
INHABITANTS:
Skilled lo.bor, smo.11
businoss mon, clerks,

statie

e.

Trend ef <ilesiraeill.ity neoct

a.

Occupation oo'l'ft8 pPoEessio:aal

c.

F0reign-born families __ %; _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ pFe<il0I11d.na'tin,g;

e.

Infiltration of - - - - - - - -

g.

Population is increasing ____

35

35

OTH1ER TYPE _...,...._ I
2-f'a.mill.y 6-6 rms

Stucco-brick-fro.me

Stucco-brick-fro.mo

Constructi0n

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupa:ncy

_____$

f.

Home ownership

70
_____
%

g.

Constructed past yr. _____

h.

1929

i.

1935 Price range

$4500- 8,000

1938

$4500- 8,000

20

15

_ _ _ Years

___ ¥ea,r s

Fo.ir
95

Price range

k.

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929

Rent range

$

7000-11,000

Brick

_ _ _ Years

Fo.ir

Fo.ir

_____ ,

95
- - -~~ %
55 .......,_= $
_______

Few

Price range

1

static _ _ _ _ _ _= --=

1 family 6-9 rms

b.

No

Ne,gF0 _ _ ; __ %

Few

PREDOMIN,ATING ~ %

Type

a.

$ 2500-4000

Relief families _________~ - - - - -

Slow

a.

j•

f.

yrs. _ _ _ __

1 0 - 1~

b. 'E stimated an,nuall. famill.f i~e0me

Jowish & Ito.lia.n

Jowish

BUILDINGS:

50
- - - -- %

Fow
---12.Q,$

$

9000-18,000

69 %

$

69

$ 5000-11,000

$
100%

5000-u,000 __
59_
· %
59

12,Q0@-20,9©0

_ _____:1::.:::0~0$

$

s,@o@-14,ooe_
, __
s9_, _ _ $

$

8,©©0-14,©@Q

Poor

Poor

Poor

Poor

$ _ _ __

$ _ _ _ __

Foor

45 - 80

50_- _75__
$_

----1.{:l0$

$ _ _ _ __

1@@%

$._ _ _ __

$

45 - 60

_84
_,

30 - 55 _
$ ______

68
--%

$ _ _ _ _-

1938 R

50_- _65__
$_

- -92
%

35_
-_
65_
$_

80
_ _ (g

35
$ _ _ _60
__

p.

Rental demand

50_ _ __
$_

q.

Activity

o.

ent range
ent range

Fo.ir

45

$ _ _ _ __

Good
Li.mi toa

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS: a. Home pu,r chase _ _ __
CLARIFYING REMARKS:

69

_ _ % - - -- - ___ % - - - - - _____ %·

1934 R

n.

5.

\

Now York City, N.Y.

30 - 55

45

----$

83
~---%

$ _ _ _ __

G0od
Limitod

lD. Heme li>:ui!l.ding _ _ _ _ __

2o% brick a.pa.rtments, somo with stores nvoro.go a.go 18 yrs.,
renting $8-12 por room. Other rosidontia.l properties nro
mixed in typo from modern brick to old f'o.shionod lo.rger frruro
houses. 'Mo1orn olovo.tor npnrtmonts on Ooonn Pnrkwo.y nt $18~20
por room nnd brick l nnd 2 family housos of bettor grade tho.n
o.vorogo for the n,eighborhood. Conoy Islnnd Ave. ha.s mony
gnrngcs, automobile shops, etc.

Flo.tbush (Midwood) Brooklyn
C+
21
6. NAME AND LOCATION _ _
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ SECURITY GRADE _ _
_ AREA NO.
ASSESSED VALUES:

130% of mnrkot va.luo.

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FORM 8
10-1- 37
1•

Now York City, N. Y.
AREA DESCR ,IPTION -- SECURITY M,A1P O'F_ _ _ __
_

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Description of Ter rain . Flct

b•

Favorable Influences .

Public improvomonts contomplotod, such o.s tho ©iroumforontia.l Highwn.y a.nd shoro f r ont improvomon"C4 N:ia.r tho
Ocoa.n. Pride of homo ovmo r ship.

c.

Detrimental Influences . Outlying. La.ck of city fa.oilitios a.ltho~gh sowors o.r o
now boing insta.llcd. Poor oo:iastruotion g0n0ra.Hy. Many
stroots unpa.vod. Vo.oa.nt o.roa.s a.nd dumps adj0in:i.ng.

a.

Percentage of land improyed~%;
.l<os. 0010
lNHA'BiTANTS:
Lo.bar • clor lcs,
a. Occupation city omployoos

3.

4.

Trend of desiJ;abiU ty neoot

b.

Estiimaite<il a,n,n ua] fam,i~~ i ne0me $

c.

Foreign- born families~%; Irish - Br itish

e.

Infiltration of - - -No
- --

g.

P0wuiat i on is increasing _ _ __

BUILDINGS:

--

10-15

Sta.tic
yrs . _ _ _ __
1200-2000
N0

pr e<10mina:t d.n,g ; a. Negr0 _ _ ; _ _ %
Fow_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __
Rel ief families _ _ _ _

f.

s:taitie _Yos
_ _ _ _ __..:...._

dec~easiing _ _ _ _ _....;___

PREDOMINATING _@5_ %
Oa'Hl~R '1'YiPE
2- fo.mily •~•6 rms
l family 5-7 rms

a.

Type

b.

Construction

Fro.mo

c.

Aver age Age

_14
_ _ Years

d.

Repair

Fo.ir

e.

Occupancy

_ 95
____$

f.

H0me owner ship

75
_____
%

g.

C0nstructe<1 past yr._F_ow
_ __

h.

] 929 Price range

$4500- 7500

~$

'$ 5500- 8000

100$

$

i.

1935 Price r ange

$3000-5000

62

/500- 550Q

_67 _ $

$

j.

1938 Price r ange

$3)00- 5000

k.

Sal es demand

$?oor

Fro.me

14
___
Yea,r s

Activity

m.

1929 Rent ran,ge

$ 40 - 55

n. 1934 Rent r ange

$ 25 - 35

o. 1938 Rent r ange

$ 30 - 10

p.

Rental deman.d

$ Fnir

q.

Activity

Fo.ir

_ _ _ ¥'ears

Fo.ir
95
75

$

%

$

$

Nono

$

~$

i_500- 5500

67

% $

$ Poor

_____ $

_____ %

$

Poor

Poor

1.

~%

$

~%
74

$

_ _,

$
$

30 - 50

rne%

20 - 35

69

25

81

- 40

Fa.ir

$

% $

----%

$

::-:-----

$

%

$

Fa.ir

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS : a. Home purchase _Limited
_ __
CLARIFYING REMARKS:

6·

e.

Limited

b. Home lrniltiing _ _ _ _ __

considornblo omount of now building in a.djoining o.rons mny
fnvornblo nffoct this soction. Whilo housos in this nron nro
prodomino.ntly frame group devolopmonts of poor construction,
there is pride of homo owno r ship o.ppnront o.nd propo~tios nre
mo.into.inod in fa.ir condition.
A

NAME AND LOCATION _ _
Flo.t
c A1REA NO. 22
_~11ds,
_ _ Brooklyn
_ _ _ __ _ _ SECURI'il'Y GRAIDE _ __
ASSESSED VALUES:

120% of ma.rkot vnluo ,

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1•

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FORM 8
10-1-37

Now York City,. N.Y.
AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP Of _ __ _ __,

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Descrip tion of Terrain ~lo.t

b,

Favorab le Influenc es. Oooo.n ho.thing bonoh rostriot od to rosidcn ts.

c.

2,

Detrime ~tal Influe ces. Son Go.to Assooio .tion true lovy for mnintonnnoo nnd
privo:to poll~ng oquo.l to o.bout so% of rogulo.r City To.x lovy. Ono
hour from Timas Squo.ro by subwa.y, oo.r and bus. Infiltro .tion of
le, ;:ir grndo populnti on. llany rooming houses.
85
d. Percent age of land imprflG?-65%-- $; e. Trend of desirab ility next 10-1s yrs.Sto.tio
_ _ _ __
INHABITANTS· Boo.rding ~ouso kcopors
: Smo.11
mon
0
a. 0ccupa tion_business
____ ____ _
b. Estimat ed annual family income$2000-600
_ _ _ _ _ __
.
. 70
er_
No
c. Fore1gn-b orn fami 1 1es __ .o; _ _Jewish
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ predomi nating; d. Negro _
_ ; __ %
Jewish
Vory few
e. Infiltra tion of__ ____ __
f. Reliei families _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __
g.

3·

BUILDINGS:
a.

Type

b.

Constru ction

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

f.

g.
h.
i.
j•

k.
1.

m.

4.

5.

6.

Populat ion is increasi ng _ _ __

Yes
static _ _ _ _ _ _ _-,--

decreasi ng _ _ _ _ _ __

46
40
15
PREDOMINATING _ _ %
OTHER TYPE
OTHER TYPE
%
1 family 7-12 rms
2-frunily 5-7 rms
Boo.rding houses and
Mostly eenvors ions
small aetGls rentFro.mo-stuoco- briok
Fro.mo-stucco-br ick
ing in summer months
8100-500 par room
25
20
Years
¥ea-rs
£oi: tho ~@~a~,n
Fnir to good
Poor to fnir

95
70

Home ownership

90

%

%

%

65
ist . 25 $
Convortod singles

%

Est. 15

%

Constru cted past yr.
1 7, 000-25, 000
$15,000- 30,000
.
_J_QQ$ $
1929 Price range
10©$ $
1935
7,000-10 ,000 40
29 %
Price range $ 5,000- 8,000
$

1938

Price range

Sales demand

$ 6,000-10 ,000 _36
_%

$

Rent range

n.

1934 Rent range

o.

1938 Rent range

p.

Rental demand

q.

Activity

$

8,000-10 ,000 43
___

% $

$

% $

%

Poor
$

Poor

Poor

Activity
1929

Poor

$

100%

Ifoutod

85 - 150
$
75
$ 65 100
$ 75 Poor

$

Poor

_l.00%

~%

74

$
$

% $
$

100 - 200

100%

75 - 100

58

75 - 100

58

Fnir

$

$

$

$

$

JOO$

%

%

$

Fo.ir

Limitod
Limited
AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS: a. Home purchase
b. Home building
one timo n highly rostrict od privnto resort nroo.. Grnduo.l
CLARIFYING REMARKS: At
dotorior a.tion ns origino. l families moved out. Rontint rooms
a.."ld SI:10.ll suites for summer months now o. coIIU!\on pro.ctico .
Many instance s of mediocre nnd illogo.l convers ion. Accoss to
tho o.rea only through two ga.tos sot up for that purpose o.nd
~unrdod bv special police day o.nd night.

Son Go.to, Brooklyn
NAME AND LOCATION _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ SECURITY GRADE _ _C_ AREA NO. 23
ASSESSED VALUES: 1'l,O% of mnrkot vo.luo ,
----

FORM 8

-

L0-1-;.n

N.

Yor~ City~ N. Y.

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURI TY MAP OF _ __ _ _
1•

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Descripti on of Terr ain . Flo.t

b.

Favorable Inf luences.

c.

Detrimen tal Infliience s . Mixturo of typos of proportio s nnd pooplo.

Oooo.n ho.thing bonch. Oooa.n Po.rkwo.y vo.luos o.bovo
tho nvor ngo fo r t ho o.roo..

90
Percent age of land imP¥fc'{F.d 6-6%-- $ ;
Skilled lo.bar o.nd
INHABITANTS: smnll business mon
a. Occupatio n _ _ _ _ __ _ _ __
75
Jewish,
c. Foreign-b or n f amilies __ $;
Jowish
e . Infiltrat ion of _ _ _ _ _ _ __
Yos
g . Populatio n is increasin g _ _ __

d.

3.

BUILDINGS:
a.

Type

b.

Construct ion

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.
f.
g.
h.

i.
j.

k.
1.

m.
n.

6.

decreasin g _ _ _ _ _ __

15
___
fears
Poor

Occupan,cy

80_ _ _ _ $
_

_____ $

Home ownership

_____$

p.

Rental demand

q.

Activity

Stntic
yrs . _ _ _ __

static _ _ _ _ _ _ __
OTHER TYPE

Stucoo- somo brick

15_ _ Years
_
Poor

_ _ _ Years

95

50

75

10-15

1200- 2500
b . Estimated annual f~o¥1G:SHIEO~QD Pr;irl<,wt;ly)
somo Ito.lion
No
pred0Jllinating; d. Negro _ _ ; __ $
Fow
f. Relief f amilies _ _ _ _ _ __ _ __ _ _ _ __

Stuoco- somo brick

o. 1938 Rent range

4.

e . Tr end of desir ab ility next

20
PREDOM INATING ~$
OTHER TYPE _ _ _ $
2- fomily 5- 6 rms
1 family 5- 8 nns

Nono
Construct ed past yr .._ _ _ __
7000- 10, 000
1929 Price r ange $
.
1935
$4000- 6,000
Pr ice range
1938
$~000- 6,000
Price range
5000
$ _ _ _ __
Sales demand
Fo.i r
Activity
- _
85 __
$ 65
__
1929 Rent r ange
1934 Rent range $45 - 60

Congestion.

_ __ ;..___$

50

_ _ _ __ $

_ _ ___ %

Nono
___!QQ$

59

5000- 8000 _

$

$

j500- 5000

~$

/500- 5000

100%

65

%

~%

Poor

$._ _ _ __

$_ _ _ __
$_

_

_____.._

10 0%

_

$ _ _ _ __

_ __

$

_____$

$ ______ __

Poor

-100% $
_70
_$

60 - 75

$ 35 - 55

87 % $_3_5_ _
55_ _
$ 40

IJood

1 00%

67

$ _ _ _ __

% $ _ _ __

67_ $
_

$ _ _ _ __

_____ $

,-----%

$ _ _ _ __

Fo.ir

Limited
AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS: a . Home pur chase _ Limitod
_ __
b. Home building _ _ _ _ __
CLARIFYING REMARKS·35% o.po.rtmonts soma vii.th sto r es 3- 5 rms ranting ~11- 13 por room.
• A numbor of olovo.tor o.po.rtmonts 2- 5 rooms ronting :~18- 23 p0r room.

NAME AND LOCATION Brighton Boo.ch, Brooklyn
ASSESSED VALUES:

C
24
SECURITY GRADE _ _ _ AREA NO . _ __
125% of murkot vo.luo.

FORM 8
10-1-:~?

•

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP
1.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a.

Descrip tion of Terrain ,Flnt

b.

Favorab le Influenc es. Now constru ction, singlos; Avo U to Y from Bedford
to Nostrand Ave. Bny front improved nlong Emmons Avo.
Ocean and Bny bnthing .
Detrime ntal Influenc es.Poor constru ction of older houses. Mixture of typos
of pooplo. Vnca.nt lo.nd and dumps to tl;e onst.

c.

d.
2,

3.

ofl!ow York City, N.Y.

Percent age of land improved'lQ._%;
Ros. 65%
INHABITANTS: Businoss mon- skilled
a.. Occupation l:;ibor ond clerks

e.

Trend of desirab ility next

b.

Estimate d annual family income $1500-ZSOO

10-15

c.

Foreign -born families....'.3.5-..%;Jowish, Itnlio.n . Irish predomi nating; d.

e.

Infiltra tion ofJowish

g.

Popuiat ion is increasing_Y-o-s..___

&

f.

Itnlian

yrs,U_p:;___ _ __

Negro ~; __ %

Relief iamilies _F_o_w____ ____ _____

decreasi ng _ _ _ _ _ __

static _ _ _ _ _ _ __

BUILDINGS:
PREDOMINATING _fill_%

OTHER TYPE _4_0_ %

a.

Type

l foud J y 5-S rms

2-fnmily

b.

Constru ction

Frona-s tuooa-b rick

Fromo-s tucco-br ick

c.

Average Age

_J..,.5__ Years

d.

Repair

Fair

e.

Occupancy

-9-5~ --%

____;9::;..;:5;....__ _ ,;

-95
-~ --%

f.

Home ownershi~

__,5....,5...______ $

--"-6.;;..5___ %

_ _ _ _ _ a.
/J

g.

Constru cted past yr.Est. 200

h.

1929

20

5

OTHER TYPE

3-4 family 4-5 nns

4"\7 rms

Brick

Yea.rs

_l_5_ _ Yeai:·s

Fair

Fair

50

Nono

Nono

Price range

$8Q0Q-J 5,000

---1Q.Q% $9500-1 7,_000

100%

$ 12, 000-20,0 00

i.

1935 Price range

$ 4.500- 7 1 000

_ ....
so.....%

$ 5000-10 ,000 -

-=5--'-7%

$

1,000-14_,000_ _6_6_ _ %

j.

1938 Price range

$ 4.700- 7 I 200

---52.%

$

5500-10 , 5Q0 ___§Q%

$

7, 500-B,,, 500__6_9___ %

$

Poor

$

Poor

k,

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929

..
$

s,000

SOOO(new)

Poor

Poor

Foi r

Rent range

$

55

70

--1.0!)$

$

50 - 86

100%

$

50 - 80

n.

1934 Rent range

$

45

56

___§Qj

$

36 - 55

_ _6_7$

$

35 - 55

o.

1938 Rent range

$

45

60

----8!s % $

40 - 60

_ _7...;..~$

$

40 - 60

$

50

$

50

p.

Rental demand

q.

Activity

Foi r

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS: .• a.

$

50

Good
Home purchase

100%
- -- ~-'-

69
-----%
77

----%

Fa.ir
Limited., b. Home building_Jim_p_lo_ __

5,

CLARIFYING REMARKS:

6,

NAME AND LOCATION _=S....,ho""o,...p~shu:o,!l,.n!Ll,ld._B!::,!a.~y~,-B~r~o~o:!!:k=-lynl..!!..._ _ _ SECURITY GRADE _ _
c_ AREA NO. _ 2_5__
.ASSESSED VALUES: 13o% of mo.rk6t va.luo.

5% modern olova.to r a.pnrtmonts on 0oea.n Ave. renting 018-20
por room.

•

FORM 8

10-1-37

•

AREA DESCRIPTION .. SECURITY MAP 0 FNew York City.
1.

2.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Description of Terrain.

Flat

b.

Favorable Influences.

New high school.

c·

Detrimental Influences.

congestion. Old houses obsolete.
warehouses and manufacturing.

d.

Percentage of land improved~ %;

Mccarron Park a.Dd swimming po0l.

Docks, freight yards,

e.

Trend of desirabHi ty neilrlt 10-:1$ yrs .si!. !to!l<a!:.l<t!a=i.l,t.e_ __

t>.

Estimated an,n ual family iinc0me

80%

Res.

INHABITANTS: Unskilled labor
.
'
a. 0 ccupat101Mechanice,
mePeba:e.to
c.

3.

1

'.i,i::.i201a11
-G:,t:-:..2uGGw
., GJ___ __

e.

Foreign-born families-45- $ ;pnJ; sb, Iri
...,.....-.....
sb,..........acme
-..___ p11ed0minating; d. ,Neg-r0..:.:N-=-0-; __ %
Italian
lnfil tration of Polish, Irish
f. Relie'.11 families _ _...JMman~l----=--------:----

g.

Population is increasing

dee!li'easing

statie__.Y=-"e=s_ __ _ __

BUILDINGS:
PREDOMINAT[iNG

QTH,ER TY'PE

_2Q_$

lG

%

5

<rl'.DHER 'L'Yil?E

a.

Type

5-4 family, 4-6 rms.

2,.,f<tmiJ.s·, 5 6 rms.

1,..f'am~ ny., 6-8 rms.

b.

Construction

Fraellle, brjck

tra.me-brick

fraroe-hriek

c.

Average.Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

90

$

~5

$

f.

Home ownership

60

%

6Cll

$

g.

CJpstructed past yr. None

h.

1929

i. 1955
j•

Price range

40

Years

~air

415

'Year,s

Fair

F&ir

!Name

None

%000~10,000

Price range $4000 7,600

1958 Price range

4@ 'Yea~s

iJ.0@%

'i'2 % $ 5., soo

$4000 7,eo0

~$

s, soo

11 % $ 3_, G©®-ssoo

$ g,600 6,5©0 -7-¼-$

$ 5,@@0 5aG0

$Roar

$Pear

_.,..s..,_5_ _ $
--e-a:a-5--%

k.

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929

Rent range

~2a 5a

----100%

Unheated
$.~5~2-ae--.--

il@0%

$55=50

n.

1954 Rent range

$15 26

~%

$19 -i7

e4 %

:t25 45

82

%

o.

1958 Rent range

~17 27

-~1si'I--%

$.;,,,214-0.....511-10--

7] $

$ 25-45

82

%

p.

Rental demand

$fair-good

q.

Activity

$pggp

II

Unheated

$ fai r-gpoa

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

s.

CLARIFYING REM.ARKS:

6.

NAME AND LOCATION

a.

H0me purchase

1,00%

$ fai:t:

fair

faip

q..

II

-£.a,.i...
r--I,j mitlid

b. Home building Limited

65% old frt:l.llle and brick, cold water, tenements some with stores
4-6 rooms renting is-$7 per room. Heterogeneousproperties nnd
mixed population types.

Greenpoint--BrookJpi

ASSESS1'D VALUATION:

1
SECURITY GRADE _ _D_ AREA NO. _ _ __

125% of market value

FORM 8

4I

l0-1-J 7

N,York City

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP OF_ _ _ _

__,J

1.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a•

Desc r 1pt1on
· ·
of Terr ain. Flat

b,

Favorabl e Influences.

c.

Detrimental I nfluences.

d.
2,

3.

New 8th Avenue subway. Proposed highway to be built
along Flushing Avenue at Naval Hospital to connect
downtown Brooklyn w:i'.,th. Queens at Meeker Avenue Bridge
over Newtown Creek. '

Docks-warehouses-industrial encr oachment . Wallabout
Mnrket . Elevated structures, Broadway and Myrt le t~es.
static
Percentage of land im~J;~ %; e. Trend 0f desir ability ne~t 10-l/$ yrs. ~ - - - -

INHABITANTS: Unskilled laborO
. mechanics, merchants
a.
ccupation__________

1000-2000
Estimated an,nuan. r.famd.ly li..ne0me $ _ _ _ _ _ __

c.

Foreign- born families_50 ...T.ews(S. W.)P0l ish.(N ,W, )

.
pred'@m!Lnatii.ng; d.
Ma.ny
Re]ief families

e.

Infiltration of -Itulian
-------

f.

g.

Population is increasing _ _ __

d'e ereasing,-- ~'------..--

South HJ,.

Neg,r @_ _ ; _ _ %

'.6-:1 - - - - - - - - - ~

a.

Type

PREDQMINAT[NG
3- 4 famil y 5-6 rms.

b.

Construction

frrune-som~ brick

c.

Average Age

d,

RepaiF

e.

Occupancy

10

Poor
9$

Home ownership

g.

Constructed past yr . None

h.

1 929

Price range

Price range

frame-s0me brick

%

S<D

_ _ _ YeaFs
P@OF

$

- - -- -~

%

_ __

6©

$ 5000-5 , 000

}nna.
~n

:8000-12
, 000
lb-

10 ©$

~5@0- ~QQ)~

:1r

44 % $ 3000-5, 000

~ % r:5®0-$0@@

3000-5, 000

~ % i!-500-BOQG)

~%

$

$Poor

1.

Activity

m.

1929

Poor
Unheated
$16- 25

---1.00%

n . 1934 Rent range

$12-22

~% $

o. 1938 Rent range

$12- 22

~%

p.

Rental demand

$

q.

Activit y

1@©$

$6

____$

$6

- -- - ~%

P00F
$_
_ _ __

$ Poor

Sales demand

_ %

Nene

Nome

$ 6000- 12, 000

II

Fair

Orihea,tea
$ 20-30

45-70
$, _
_ _ __

15-25

_SG>-=-%

$

30-50

$ 15-25

_a_o_i

$

50-so

$

Fair

$

Fai r
II

II

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

f~ame- some brick

so
so

k.

Rent range

IDffiHER 'l'I~E
l family, 6-1© ~ms.

$

40

5

CYL'Hi.IDR TYFE
2-family 4-0 rms.

45 ¥ea.rs
Poor

50 Years

f.

j . 1958

- ------~ - - - - - -

~,

BUILDINGS:

i. 1935 Price range $ 3000- 5,000

q..

b.

a.

Limited
Home purchase__ __

7@
-=70:c---- %
----%

II

Limited

0 • Home buiLding _ _ _ __

CLARIFYING REMARKS · 65% frame and brick, 6-8 family, cold water tenements 40-60 years
old rentTng 'f:,5-$9 per room. Some 12- 20 foraily 5 story walk up 25- 30 years ol d
3-5 rooms renting $4-$5 per room. P.W.A. slum clearance project C?mpleted E.
of Leonard Street.

6.

NAME AND LOCATION

Williansburg-Brooklyn
SECURI'Tl' GRADE __D_ AREA NO. 2
ASSESSED VALOES: 130% of market value.
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FORM 8

10-1- 37

1•

3.

AREA DESCR IPT ION - SECUR ITY MAP O,ew, York

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Description of Terr ain.Flat

b.

Favorable Influences.

c.

Detrimental Influences. Navy yard, docks, warehouses. Brooklyn Bridge overhead.
Elevated structure Myrtle Avenue

d.

Percentage of land im~J'.e~ %;

e.

Trend of desi~a0i1ity neoot 10-1$ yrs.s_t_a_t_i_c_ __

INHABITANTS: Unskilled labor-merchants
a. Occupatioilestionublo characters

0.

Est i mated a:nnuall f amd:ll-y, iineeme iG_
' 0_-_1_5_00_ _ _ __

Close in

c.

Foreign-born famiilieJ>~ %; ___I_tl_!l_i_1._m_ _ _ _ _ pr:ea0minatii.ng; <ii'.

e.

Infiltration o/talian & Negro

f.

g.

Population is increasing _ _ __

decreasing _ _-----==-=--

BUILDINGS :

Reil.ief families Great many

--------- -- - - -

rms.

5-4 family 5-6 rras .

1 fumily 5~8

b.

Construction

frame-some brick

.frrune--soille briek

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

f.

Home ownership

g.

Constructed past yr. None

h.

1929 Price range

60

60

Years

$,

%

45

$

_tt2$

~000-8000
:&J.:500-5000

~000-5000

50

j • 1958

Price range

t000- 5000

~%

'

Activity

m.

1929 Rent range

$1:500-4Ql00

II

$

4®

%

None
ilO@~

59

%

~%

l__0or

l_oor

1.

9'5

None

Price range

Sales demand

~ 6-0 __ y ears
bad

80

i. 1955

k.

Co11verted
frame

iea·r s

$

~000-10,000

Yes
-=---------=--

2 family, 5-6 rms .

bad

blld

40

st:atie

15 $
O'i'HiER TYi'PE _........._

PRED())MINA'FING ~ I

Tyifle

a.

lj..

City

$5000-130©0

100%

t:500-4©00

5G

i$GO-4QGlO

50

iP00iii'
II

II

10-55

-1.0.0%

~0- 50

OnheatM.
100% ~5-40

Oriheated

J OO%

Rent range

$ 9-18

~%

~0-25

56

% $15-25

62

o. 1958

Rent range

$ 9- 18

~%

i0-25

56

%

,$'.l_:5-25

62

Rental demand

q.

Activity

iO

@:O fair

AVA ILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

a.

%

%

$15 fair

fair

II

fair

fair

%

$

n. 1954

p.

%

very
Hoe
ited
m pur c hase lim
__
__

None
t> . Home building _
_ _ _ __

CLARIFYING REMARKS:50% frrune (sooe brick) 50 years old 5-4 story tenements 4-6 rooms
some with stor~s renting $5-$6 per r,.>om. About 10% of the houses are boarded up.
From 110% to 50% of the structures huve violntL1ns of the revised building law .
An area of poor properties e nd shifting population of questLmable charncter and
occupati,m.

I

6.

NAME AND LOCATION Navy Yard & Br".loklyn Bridge
Brooklyn
ASSESSED V.hL0ES:

SECURITY GR.M)E _D_-_

150% of mnrket vulue

3
AREA NO. - - - -

!ORM 8
10-1-37

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I

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AREA 1fsCRIPT ION - SECURITY MAP OF ew York City
1•

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Descr iption of Terr ain .

Flat

b.

Favorable Influence s.

c.

Detr imental Influence s . Mixed populatio n. Industria l encroachment. Elevated
structure , Myrtle Avenue. Long Island Railroad tracks.

d.

Percentag e of land improv ~~$;

All city facilitie s

Res .

2.

e. Trend of desirabil ity next

7v/O

INHABITANTS:
Occupat ionLnborers-1nechanics

t

c.

Foreign-b orn familie s~ i~talian - German

e.

Infiltrat ion of -Ito.lian
-------

f.

g.

Populatio n is increasin g _ _ __

decreasin g= -----= --

BUILDINGS:
a.

Type

5-4 fo.rllily 4-6 rms.

b.

Construct ion

Frame

c.

AveFage Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

f.

Home ownership

g.

Const r ucted past yr .

h.

1929 Price range

j • 1958

predomina ting; d . N:egroN_o__ ; __ %

Relief families _ _
F_ew_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __

PREDOMINATING ~ $

OTHER TYPE

Frame
4o

Years

35

90 ,;

90

50 $

55

,coo

100%

$ 6500-10.0 00

100%

$ 5000-7 , 500

5500-6 , 500

_.:::;.:59:...%

$ 5500- 5,500

55 $

$ 2500-4,00 0

$ 5500:=6, 5C0

_fil!_%

$ 5500- 5, 500 ~ % $ 2500-4, 000

$6QQQ-11
$

k.

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929 Rent range

$ '>2

n.

1934 Rent range

o.

Poor

$.

$

45

_52
___$

1 00%

$ 25 - 40

15 - 30

69%

$ 18 - 30

74

$ 17 - 55

ao,

$ 20 - 55

85

$ 20

$15 - 22 50

--5.6..$

$

1938 Rent range

$ 17

_ ....
6 ....
5$

p.

Rental deman.d

$

q.

Activity

Fair

_52
___%

Unheated
45

--1.00%

25

100$

II

11

0nh~o.ted

%

Poor
$- ---

Poor

11

%

None

None

None

Yea,r s

Poor-fair

Poor-fair

_ __.9""'0'--_$

$

Fair

- -- --

$

100%
$

%

Fair
II

11

4.

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

5.

CLARIFYING REMARKS: 55% frru:ie {some brick) :30-40 years old 6-8 families; tenements
renting f.5-i7 par room. Heo.vy foreclosu re experienc e. Many
11 old la.v. 11 unimproved h0uses.

6. NAME AND LOCATION Bushwick

-

5
OTHER TYPE
1 family 5-7 rms .

2

-0- - %

Frrune

Poor- foir

Price range

static Yes
------

2- fo.mily 4-6 rms.

--"'5=5__ Years

i. 1955 Price range

yrs~ta_t_i_c_ __

00
b. Estimated annual family income 0_00
_-_1_8_ _ _ __

a.

3.

10-15

a.

Home pu rchase Limited ;

Ridgewood

ASSl!;SSED VALUES:

135% uf

b. H@me building Linited

SECURITY GRADE _D_ _ AREA NO. _4_ __
mo.rket value

FORM 8

N.York City
ARE A DES CR 1PT I ON - SECUR ,I TY MAP 8F_ _ _ ___

10-1-37

1

1•

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Description of Ter rain.

b.

Flat

Proposed Hamilt0n Avenue tunnel to the Battery in
Favorable I nf l uences
· · to be a.cc()Ill,plished West 9tn Street
Manhattan. Slum clearanc~
to Lorraine Street betwee~ Dwight and Clinton Avenu-e~ .

'

I

2,

3·

c.

Detrimental Influefil;es
Conglomerate mixture of properties . Mixea races.
11.tt.ed'Hook11 and 11 Gowanus Canal 11 sectioi;,s have been slum type
nreas for many years. Transportation fa.ir .
Slightly
'

d.

Percentage of land imp~oved~%;
Res. ov-,o

e.

Tr end of desfraeiHty ne*t

10-15

INHABITANTS :

·
.
.
1000- 1800
Est1mated annual fam1]y 1nc0me ,$ - - - - - - -

a.

OccupationOnskilled labor

c.
e.

For eign-bor n families55
iirish-Italian-Scandipreoominating; rl.
-- '
rmvlan
Many
Infiltration of No
f . R
·eliei famiiies

g.

Popuiation is increasing _ __ _

;

b.

-------------Yes

a.

Type

b.

Construction

Frame

c.

Average Age

_ 5_o__ Yea.r s

d.

Repair

Poor-fllir

e.

Occupancy

85

f.

Home ownership

50

g.

Constructed past yr.

h.

1929 Price r ange

~000-5000

l Oi,%

i.

1935 Price range

i000- 4000

75 % $5500- 8', 500

j.

19'.38 Price r ange

1000-4000

k.

Sales demand

$ Poor

Activity

m.

1929 Rent r ange

q.

1934 Rent range
1958 Rent r ange
Rental demand
Activity

20
©TRElR TY~E
2 family 4-G rms .

Frame

Brick

45

40 _ _ Yeai-s
_

'¥ea1:s
Poo~-fair

Poor-fD.i r

%
%

.,.........

______00_ ,;

\9G}

35_ $
___

60

%

~$

$9500-14 ,,000

$$500- 8,500

:!0 ©$

$5,500-5,SOG

2,500-4,500
% $
58 % $2,500- 4,500

58

$ Poor

$

$ 20-55

--1.QO%

~ % $ 12-25

$ 15-25
$ 15-25
$ Fair

73 $

•

$ 12-25
$ _ Fair
_ _ __

Fair

11

78
____%
_ _7e3
__ %

Poor
II

II

tlrrlxea ted
$ 16-40

(ti

N01!1e

None

None

11

1.

p.

statie _ _ _ _ _ _ __

deereasing_......._--=--~ -----

20
PREDOMlNATING ~%
0TH1ER 'FYPE
5-4 f amily B-5 ms.
1 family 5-6 rms.

o.

No

Negr:o _ _ ; _ _ %

•

BUILDINGS:

n.

yrs.u_P_ _ _ __

.I

10 0%

__,
66
66

$

$
$

$
$

0Mea:tud
16-40
100%

15-25

71

15-25

71

%

%

Fair
II

Very
l~mited

4•

AVAILABILI TY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

5,

CLARIFYING REMARKS: 10% frmne - some brick - 50 year old tenements,some with st0res -

a.

Home purchase Very limit,edb. Home buildi,ng

cold water walk up - poor condition renting $4-$6 per room. About 10% of houses
boarded up. M:my multi-family hou~es hnve viola tions of the revised building
.law.

6

•

NAME AND LOCATION

Rcri Hook - Brooklyn
D
5
- - - - - - - - - - - - SECURiTY GRA!DE _ _ _ AREA NO. - - - ASSESS}!]) VALUES: 119% of market value

10-1-37
1.

2.

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP OFNew York City _

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a.

Description of Terrain. Flat

b.

Fa"orable !nfluences.

c.

Detrimental Influences.

d.

Percentage of land im~;;d~ %;

Close in

Heterogenous properties. Mixed races. 11 Gowanus Ce.nal 11
has been u slum type area for m~ny years.

INHABITANTS: Laborers~ merchants
a. Occupationsmall business people

static
Trend o:t desirab~lity ,ne-X:t !l0-1.5 y,rs, _ _ _ _ __

b,

Estimated annual ~amiiy tne 0me $1500-5000

=______ predomina,'t.i.ng; d.

e.
g.

Pop~lation is increasing Yes

BUILDINGS:

50

5-4 femily 5-7 rms.

a.

Type

b.

Construction

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Negr0

~" t lo
_=_s_
; __ %

Re!l.ief, fam,i Li.es _ _ _:::Many="-----------

decreasing,--~----

PREDOMrNATING

15
0THER IJPE
2 family 5-7 rrns.

static'-=-------

©THER 1"/l'E _1_5 _ _
1 family 5-10 Fms.

$

brick-fro.me

brd.ck-f.r3Jll.e

_ 4
_o__ Years

_ 4_5__ Years

5o_'/f.eairs
__

Poor-fair

Poor..,...faiT

Po0r-fair

Occupancy

_90
___ %

_ _..:.90.:__.-$

- -~9:.:0_ %

f.

Home ownership

_ 55
____ %

--- -'

40

g.

Constructed past yr. None

----·

h.

1929 Price range

brick

@:2,000-20,000 --1.Q.Q%

$4000-9000

i. 1935

Price range

$ 4,000-10,000 ~ %

$ 2500-6000

j. 1958

Price range

$4,000-10,000 ~ $

$

$ Poor

$ Poor

k.

Sales demand

L

Activity

m.

1929 Rent range

2500-6000

45

100$

$4000-7500

65 % $ 2500-4500
~%

$ 25G0-4500

-~61=----~ '

$ 20-55

100%

$15-30

~ % $ 15-25

$ 25-45

o. 1938 Rent range

$ 18-55

~ % $ 15-25

$ 25-45

p.

Rental demand

$ Fv.ir

q.

Activity

$ Fair

"

a.

61 _ _ %
__

"

n. 1934 Rent range

"

!100$

$ Poor

Obhcatea
_ioo%

•

N0ne

"-

"

Unheated
$ 20-40

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:
5.

e.

35 · %• __
I_ta_·l_1_·
Foreign-born families - '
Infiltration of Negro
f.

c.

3.

•

•

FORM 8

Very
limited
Home purchase _ _ __

$

78
----%
78
- -- - %

Fair

"
b. Home buildi,ng _N_o_n_e____

CLARIFYING REMARKS: 4v;o
~
brick 6-16 family tE:nements 35-50 ye1lrS old renting from
$?.i.50 to $8 per room. About 5% of the houses bofl.I'ded up. Some flats are
heeted in which c,_.se rents :lI'c nbout 10% -- 15% higher. Old type row
construction i;:i~·incip:.:lly. Hee.VJ' fon1closure cixperi£:nce.

6.

aow.:;.nus Cennl and
NAME AND LOCATION __s_o_ut_h_Er_o_o_kl_yn
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ SECURITY GRADE _D_ _ AREA N0, 6_ __
ASSLSSED VALUES:

130% of' :nc.rket value.

10-1-:37

1,

3.

AREA DESCRIPTIDH - SECURITf MAP DF New York City

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Description of Terrain.

FlQt

Close in. Proposed removal of elevated structure
on F\Jlton-Street

b.

Favorable .~nfluences.

c.

Detrimental Influences.

d.
2,

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FORM 8

Obsolescence and poor maintenance. Infiltration of
Negroes. Elevated structureson Lexington Ave. & ~ulton &
Grand Avenue. Mixed races.
Stf~tic
Percentage of land improved~ $; e. Trei;i.d of desirab~Li. ty next !IO-I$ y-r s. _ _ _ __
!<es.

wp

INHAOBITANTS;
Poor laboring cluss
a.
ccupat1on ____. _______

b.

Estimated annual fami ~J income $ 1200-1800

c.

Foreign-born families~$; Itr;lit~n-Irish

e.

Infiltration of Negro{a t eady)

f.

g.

Population is increasing ____

decreasing _______

BUILDINGS:

pr,edomin&tii.. ng; d.

Negr0~ ~0_ _ $

Relier iarniHes ,,,,dM~rmy5[_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _- - -

_12
__ $

a.

Type

1-fru:tlly ; 7-12 rms.

2-fa...--aily 5-6 rms.

5
O]HER ]~PE
B-4 Ji'am:i:1y 4-6 rms.

b.

Construction

60% brick-40% frrune

60%

90%

C,

Average Age

_ 5_o__ Years

__s_o_ iYoears

d.

Repair

Poor

Poor .

e.

Occupancy

_9_0_ _ _ $

90 _ $
___

90

$

f,

~ome ownership

40_ _ _ $
_

BS _ $
___

BO

$

g.

Constructed past yr~._._,n_e_ _ __

h.

1929 Price range

PREDOMINATING ~ $

0THER ]YPE

brick-40% frame

brick-10% frame

Nr,ne

None

$7 500-14,000

_____j.Q_Q'fj

$'7500-14,000

100%

$10,000-15,000

'100$

i. 1935

Price range

~,OOO--?,OOO

~$

$BOOO- 7,000

47 $

$ 3,000- 5,000 __B~2_ _ $

· 1938
J.

pnee
·
range

,.,;,;;000-6,000
~

~$

$3000- 6,000

___£_ $

$ 3, 000- 5,000 _ _:Bc::2c__ $

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929 Rent range

Poor

Rent range

p.

Rental demand

q.

Activity

$ 5,000- 4,000

Pour

P0or
Heated

H~cted
$ 60-80

n. 19 34 Rent range
o. 1908

:!3000- 4,000

f,000-4,000

k.

$ 35-55

___ll0$

$ 40-60

100%

$

___E!_ $

$ 25-,JO

65' $

$ 50-50

-..c7-=.B_ _ J

~$

$B0-45

~$

$ ~B~5-_5_5_ __

_.ccs2:__$

40... 70

$ 50

$ 50

Good
Limited _
b. Home building _____

4.

AVAILABILITY OF. MORTGAGE FUNDS:

5.

CLARIFYING REMARKS:'%
. k ( s :r1e frume ) tenements 4-6 ro;)ms ren t·1.ng •s
•1°;,::: per r")om.
... , bric
\I' -;i.
A secri-slum type are~: ;:hich r,.d-vc.rsely affects the better area
( C-~)) t,J the N. I', . Li;:_::h t ao.nufncturing - aut, e.ccessorics sales•
anLi. sh-::t, r .- 1r:s un Atlantic 11.ver1ue. For the T:lOS t part 2, 5 & 4
fn:-iily p,:iuses (ire converted singles. Heavy foI"eclosure
(,Xp8riencc.

6.

a.

Home purchase LiPJited

NAME AND LOCATION Hill Secti in - Brooklyn

ASSESSED Vl.LOES:

SECURITY GRADE __
D_ AREA NO. _7_ __

15Q% of Market V~~lu·e

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FORM 8

10- 1-3'7

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New Y')rk City

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP DF· _ _ _ __

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:

Fl t ,

a.

Description of Te r rain.

a •

b.

Fa.v orable Influences.

c.

Obsolescence a nd po0r upkeep . Infiltrati,m of Negroes.
Detr imental Influences. Elevated structures on Lexington Ave . , Fulton St. and
Atlantic Av cnu~ nnd •Broadway.

Substc.ntial rO\~ brick ,9onstruction - M:tny br'Jv.n stone
front old singles .

ate. tic
95
Percentage of latid impr ~
_JKl!l/h; e . trend of des irab~ l iltJ next: 10- 15 yr s. ___ _ _ _
Clerks - la borers
1800-5500
I NHABI TANTS: merch-'l.llts
a. Oc'cupation__________
b . Estimated annual f amil y ip~ome $, _ _ ~ -50
Jews - Irish ''
Yes 35
c. Foreign-born families _ _ %; _ _ __ _ _ _ _ _ _ pr edominauing; d . Neg r 0 _ _ ; _ _ %
Negroes (steady)
Many
e. I nfiltration of______ _ _
f, Relie•f fam.ilies _ _ __ _ _ _ _- -- -- = -

d.

g.
3·

Population is inc r easing _ _ __

BUILDINGS:
PRED0MINATING

deer easing:c..__ _ _ __ _
50

3--4 fomily 4--6 rms ,

a.

Type

b.

Construction

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

f.

Home owner ship

20
OTHER ~~PE
E family 5-'1 rms.

Brick

g.

h.
i.

50

90

55

Price range

1958

k.

Price r ange
,_.
Sales dema.nd

1,

Act i vity

m,

1929 Rent range

j,

n.

1954

Rent range

1958

o.

LI-•

5.

Rent range

p.

Renta.l demand

q.

Activity

$

5, 000-

Brick - frame

55

Fair
%

_ _ _ Ye~:r.s

_ _ 40
_ iYiears

Poor - fair

Poor - fai F

_ _ _95
_%

_ _ __
90

%

50

_ _ __

%

N,me
Constructed past yr .
$10,000-15,000
1929 Price r ange

1955

l family '1 - 12 rms.

Brick - frame
Years

a,o~o

20

(ll]lHER 1~·PE

None

$

None
.

7,000-12,000
$.____ _
:!.00$
2,5005,500
·42
_ % $, _
___
_ __ _
__ $
52 % $5' 000- 7 , GOO _51
$ 9,500-14, (~00 ·

l OQ$

'10.0%

5,000- 7,000 51
5,000- 8,000 _ 52
_ % $, _ _ _ _ _ _ %
Poor
Bo.rgvins
$
$
Pvor
Poor
Ile,•.~tcEl
Heat.ad
,lQ - 60
45 - 65
__lil0% $
$
1ac%
,;o
25
59
60
- 40
i:'.O __$ $
$
%
64
65
50 - · 40
25 - 40
_ _ $ $
$
- -%
Fnir
Fair
$
$
Fair
:li'n.ir

$ 2,5C'0- 5,500

$

,.

Poor

$ _ __

-~--%
42

_

Poor
$

50-75
[I 00:$

40-60

80

40-60

80

%,

$
$

%
Fair

$
Fair

Limited
None
AVAILAB ILI TY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS: a. Home pu r chase___ _
b . Home build ing _ _ _ _ _ _
50% brick 6-8 :flrunil y tenements 4-8 rooms sane with stores renting
CLAR I FYING REMARKS: $6-t 9 per r0om . S1Jttie r:ori:;; 1:1,:,dern units ut $10-$15 per room .
Gol :-,rerl infiltruti ;n a definitely udver se influence on neighbor::....
h o )d desirability alth :)ugh Negroes Viill buy properties at fair
prices and usu11lly r(mt r o0ms. There is a pr'Jposal t ( ) :r-emove
the elevct<'Jd structure ·m Fulton Street.

,,

6.

Bectf,)rd-Stuyvesnnt Brooklyn

D

8

NAME AND LOCATION _ _ _ _ _ _ __ __ _ _ _ SECURIT.Y GRMlE _ _ _ kREA NO. _ __
ASSF.SSED VALDES:

159% of market value

•

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FORM 8

New York City
AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITT MAP Of _ _ _ _ __

10-1-37

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a.

Description of Terrain. Flut - gradtiel dov,?-'1 · r1ope westward.

'

2,

b.

Fa"orable 1nfluences.

All city facilities

C,

Detrimental Influences.

Encroo.chment of' industry. Oboolescence. Elevated
structure 5th Avenue. Cemetery to the S.E.

d.

ed85 •
.
Percentage o f 1 an d imp~~7F/i, .o;

c.

OccupationLabor-.ructory workers h. 1b. E&!td.mated annua!l family inceme f200-20GO
o 1.s F.a.s t ?J!" 4th Ave.
No
Foreign-born families~$;Italian W. of' 4th Ave. pr,edominating; d. Negr,0 _ _ ;· _ _ %

e.

Ituliun
Infiltration of _ _ _ _ _ _ _~

f.

g.

Population is increasing _ _ __

decr,easing, _ _ _ _ _ __

BUILDINGS:
PREDOMINATING
2 f'amily 5-6

Reld.e:ll families _____Me._,_rr:r
_ _ _-..,_ __ __

©!HER !¥PE _15_ _ %

55

rms.

QTHER trPE 1~5_ __

5-4 f'amily 5-6 rms.

l fumily 6-8 ll'!llS,

Brick - frame

Brick - frame

55
_ _;;::...Y ears

40
_ _ _ lf.ea-rs

a.

Type

b.

Construction

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

90
_____
%

__
95_ _ _ $

90
~ - - - -·%

f.

Home ownership

_70
___ %

__
50 _ _ %

----%

g.

Constructed past yr . _N_o_n_e_ __

h•

·
1929 P nee
range

Hrick-frn.me
__4_o__ years

--1.QQ%

58

Price range

$5500-5500

· 19'8
J.
,J

p nee
·
range

$5500-5500

,.

$

65

None

$60(./''
s.r- 95U(;

i. 1955

Poor - fair

Puor - fair

Poor-fair

$9000-12,000

% $4500- 7,000

~%

Poor

~,500-8,000

100$

55 % f,OOOa-5,000

S9_ _ $
__

100$ -

$4500- 7 ,uoo ~ %

f,000-5,000

Puor
$_
__

P'3or
$_
_ _ __

k,

Sales deITla.nd

1.

Activity

m.

1929 Rent range

___ll0%

f,_o_-4:..::5_ _ -~'~a~oi

$,_4_0_-_5_5_~-

n.

1954 Rent range

~%

so
t,~5_-5:..::0_ _ - ~·-%

$,.____
50-45
_

0,

1958 Rent range

-2!:__ %

t,-~B.,_.,-5:_::5_ _

p.

Rental demand

q.

Activity

CLARIFYING REMARKS:

NAME AND LOCATION

59

- - -- %

Poor

Poor

$1,B-55

fO

89
~---%

Fair
Very

a.

~% $,_B_s_-_so_ __

79

----t

$ 55

Fair

Fnir

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

6.

Static
Trend of desl.!rab~H1:y next 10-15 yrs. - -- --

e.

INHABITANTS:

a.

3.

..

Home purchaselimited

V.ery

b. Home building limited

35% brick 1md frr;ne 50-40 yen.rs old tenements renting $7-$9 per
rvom. More modern c0nstructi,m in the S.E. end of the aree
toward Greenwood Cemetery. Row houses for the most pl:l.rt. Heavy
foreclosure experience. Some h!Juses boarded up.

Viest Pa,r,k Sbpe - · Bro,;klyn
ASSESSED VALUE:

SECURITY GRADE _n_ _ k~EA NO. _9_ __

1£5% of market value

•

FORM 8

New York City
AREA DESCRIPTION • SECURITY MAP DF _ _ _ __

10-1-3'7
1.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a.

Description of Terrain.

b.

Favorable Influences.

c.

d,
2.

Flot

All city fucili ties. --

D
.
Congestion. Poor upkeep. Luck of pride. Pushcart.
etr\¥1e1:l1a1o¾ 1£fJu~~kets. Elevated structures Fulton Street - Atle.ntic Ave.
Ruilroad and industry to the Ea.st .:md 1?outh. Mixture of' races. Communistic
type of people, who agitnted "rent strikes" some time ago.
95
static
Percentage of land imnroved---.
$; e. Trend 0f des.i.rab~Li.ty next 10-15 yrs·---- -~nes. a;:,~

INHABITANTS:
Merchants - laborers
a. Occupation _p_e_d_d_l._er_s_ _ _ _ __

1000-3000

Est.imated annu'a l fam,i ly :i:'nGome $

c.

- _
Ito.lien
.
born fam1· 11· es 60 . •~ ,· Jews
___
_ _ _ _ _ _ pred0minating; d,
Fore1gn-

e.

Jews
-_
Negroes
Infiltration of _ _
__
_ __

g.

Population is incTeasing _ _ __

3. BUILDINGS:

&ost

10

Negr0 _ _ ; _ _ $

Many

Relie:l; families------ ~ - -- -~ - ~- Xes
decreasing _ _ _ _ _ __
statiie _ _ _

---~--

PREDOMINAnNG ___:'.'._ %
3-4 f~JJDily 5-5 rms.

QTHER TYPE

10_ %
_

5

OTHER TY.PE

2 1'1,.m ily 5-6 nus.

1 :family $-8 n,s~ .:. ·

Brick - frame

Brick - frame

a.

Type

b.

Construction

C•

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

95_ _ _ $
_

f.

Home ownership

_____ $

g.

Constructed past yr . _N_o_n_e_ __

h.

1929 Price range

$6000-16,0CO

$5000-14,00Q

1935

$2500- 9,000

$2500- 8,000 __
55_$

$2500- 6,000

_ _57
__ %

iSOO- 8,000 ~ %

$2500- 6,000

_ __
57 _ %

$, _ Poor
_ __

$_

i.

j.

Brick
_ 2_5 __ Years

3_0___ 7f eaTs

__BO
__ Year-s

Poor

Price range

1938Price range

,..

Po0l'-fair

$ 2500- 9,000

Sales deffia.nd

1.

Activity

m~

1929 Rent range

50
_ __ _ %

50

____ $

None

None

~%

$ Poor

k.

9C)
____$

_ 95
__ _ $

40

!00$

· $5000-10,000

$

25 - 40

__ioo$ $45 - 75

n.

1934 Rent range

$ 20 -

ro

_!3__,

$35 - 50

o.

19 '38 Rent range

$22-35

~%

$35 -

p.

Rental demand

$ Fnir - g'Jod

q.

Activity

"

"

••

_
_
Poor

_

Poor

Poor

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:
5.

b.

100%

·so

$ 50 .

70

$; _20_

_40 _

$

1/ery

limited
Home purchase _ _ __

-

25 -45

;ing,'J.

60

~---%

70

~---$

"
None

b. H0me bui]ding _ _ _ _ __

CLARIFYING REMARKS: 65% brick 11 old l:rn" c.nd semi-modern t:o.partments 3-5 room units
renting $-7-$10 per r ·•om . ·rhese row buildings give the neighborhood its
ch::;.racter. Vlli.ile usu.::i.lly ,1f substtmtit~l c.;,nstruction, inhabitants are
untidy and buildings present tl very po,ff <'PJ>e&ra.nce. High forecLJsure
experience. Ab mt 5% )f buildings are b·)ardud up. Poorest part near the
railroad and industr.1 b the Ee.st. Pitkin Avenue 1.n important sh.opping center.

6.

NAME AND LOCATION

Brormsville - Broaklyn

ASSESSED VALUES:

SECURITY GRADE _n__ AREA NO. _10_ __

129% if market value

10-1-3?

New lork City

AREA DESCRIPTION • SECURITY MAP Of-_ _ _ _ __

AREA CHARACTERISTICS: _

1.

•

•

FORM 8

a.

Description of Terrain.

b.

Fa,1orable Influences.

Flnt

All city facilities

Detrimental Tnfluences~
?ongestion riest ;?f Pennsylvania Avenue where multiple
dwellings predominate. Elevated structures Atliµitic Avenue - Pitkin
Avenue. Railroad and industry to the Ea.st. LaOk of pride. Mixture
of races.
.
90
static
d. Percentage of land 1mJ;RW"~d~ $j e. Trend o:ll desirab~lity next 10-15 yrs. _ _ _ _ __
Merchants-laborers
INHABITANTS: clerks
15
b. Estimated annual family income $ 00-BOOO
a. Occupation _ _ _:__ _ _ _ __
Fe.1
40
Jev-:s, Italians, Polish
c. Foreign-born families _ _. $; _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ pred0minat]ng; d. Negro _ _ ; _ _ $
Jews - I t,ilinn
Many
e. Infiltratioll of________
f. Relief famiiQes _ _ _ _ _ __ ~ - - -~ ~ -~-

C,

2.

g.

3.

Population is increasing _ _ __

BUILDINGS:

35

PREDOMINATING

a.

Type

b.

Construction

OffiHER t[PE

brick - f'rr.r.1e

brick - some f~ame

frame - brick

_ _ _ "If.ears

poor - fc.ir

poor - fai-r

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

_90
____ $

f.

Home ownership

____ $

g.

N1:me
Gonstructed past yr . ______

h.

1929 Price range

90

90_ $
___

35

_ _ _ 55
__ $

--~-'

55

____ $

N,)ne

;000-12,000

/000-15,000

1955 Price range f500- 7,500
1938
2500- 7,500
j.
Price range $

f500- 9,000
f500- 9,000

.,

Activity

m.

1929 Rent range

1938

None
100:i,

-~9000

55 $ r-00-6000

....::'._$

ifiS00-6000
$

1.

0,

25
~ --Years
po0r - f::i.ir:-

25

25

Sales dema.nd

"
40

$

"
-

100%

- 45

Rent range

Rental demand

q.

Activity

CLARIFYING REMARKS·"10%

50

:l:_0 -

35

Poor

Poor

4. AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

i':_0 -

r_oor - fo.ir

l._o.Jr - fair

a.

Poor

---~'
~--'
61

61

"

60

Rent range

p.

20

1 family 5-7 irms_.

,.

5,

OTHER TYPE
~'5-,t fru.oily ·5 -5 rms.

_ _ _ Years

k.

==~-- -

s~atic _ _ _ _

2 family 5-6 rms.

Average Age

n. 1934

Yes

decTeasing, _ _ _ _ _ __

Limited
Home purchase

77

$

85 ,
__

$25 ..,.. 60

$18 - 40

$20 - 45

68

----%
76

~---%

$P-Jor - fair
P-:i')r
Limited
b. Home bu-i lding _ _ _ _ __

.
. apa.rtmen-ts, 5-5 room units
1d lo.w 11 o.nd semi-modern
brick
renting $7-$10 per ro-:>m. Neighborh0od sh-,pping :-m the i1venues. Congesti)n
greater in the west. Some vacunt land in ?.ust Llnd S-:>utheast near the ~~eens
bvundary line. Linden Blvd. ll nl3in th:>roughfare.
11 0

6. NAME AND LOCATION __En_s_t_N_e,_,_'l_"r_k_-_B_r_,_,k_l_yn_ _ _ SECURITY GRADE _n_ _ AREA N0. 1_1_ __
ASSESSED V1;LUES:

115% of market va.lue

•

FORM 8
10-1-3'7

1,

•

Now York City, N.Y.

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP OF· _ _ _ __

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
_
Flot
a. Description of Terrain.

b.

Possible now construction. Somowho.t bottor a.roa. in
Ozone Po.rk, Quoon~, adjoining on the east.

Fa."orable 1nfluences.

'

C,

Detrimental Influences. Mo.koshift construotion of mo.ny houses. Unpa.vod
stroots. Luok of oonvoniont tra.nsporto.tion.
Spa.rsoly settled.
Slow up
y~s. _ _ _ __

30

d.
2.

INHABITANTS:
La.borors
a. Occupation _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __

Trend of desirab~li ty next

:10-15

800-1500

e.

Estimated annual famiiy ipc0me $ - - - - - ~ - No
60
lta.lia.n - Jewish
Foreign-born families _ _. $; _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ ,pred0minati•ng; d. Negr0 _ _ ; _ _ $
Ita.lia.n
Ma.ny
lnfil tration e f _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _
f. ReHef famd.l!ies _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __ __ __ __

g.

Population is increasing _ __ _

c.

3.

e.

Percentage of land imp~--2.5%$;

b.

Yes

BUILDINGS:
PREDOMINATING

deereasing _ _ _ _ __ _

3-4 family 3-5 ,n:ns

Fram.a - stueoo

Frame-stucco

Frruno-stucco-brick

b.

Construction

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

f.

Home ownership

g.

None
Constructed past yr. _ _ _ __

h.

1929 Price range

20

20

_ _ _ Years

_ _ _ Years
Poor to ffi.ir

Poor

j.

1938

Price range

_____ $

____ $

60
_____ $

____ $

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929 Rent range

o.

1934
1938

Rent range
Rent range

p.

Rental deman.d

q.

Activity

50

_____ $

Nono

Est. 20

$ 5000-8000

-1Q!l$
2500-4500
54
$ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _$

4000-7000
2000-4000

$, _ _ __

100$
55

__$

2000-11000

54

2500-4500

$, _ _ _ _ __

$

· $ 6000-9500

3500-5000

$ _ _ _ __

15 - 25

----1.00%
80

$ _ _ __

__$

3500-5000

55
----'------%

55

Poor

17 - 28
$ _ _ _ __

_ _$

90

Fa.ir
$_
_ _ __
Fa.ir
a.

25 - 40
$_ _ __
$

$

15 - 25

55

____$

Poor

TJnhea.ted
2Q - 30

IOO(t;

$ _ _ __

$ _ ~ - - _ _ % $, _ _ __
Poor
Poor

Poor

n.

90

_____ $

70

Poor

k.

Poor

85

90

rice range

OIHER 1"1'E

OTHER T¥PE
1 fo.mily 5- 7 rm.s

Type

1935 p .

10

40

50

2-family 5-6 zms

a.

i.

statie _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __

100%
62

-~%

20 ·- 30

$, _20
_ -_40
__

76

_ _$

12 - 28
$

$

75

15 - 30

----$

Fair
$_
_ __

Fnir
$_
_ __

Fa.ir

Fa.ir

Limited
Home purchase _ _ __

67

_ _ _ _ ,$

Limitod
b. Home build~ng _ _ _ _ __

4.

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

5.

CLARIFYING REMARKS:

6.

Lot:J, Brooklyn
NAME AND LOCATION _ _ _ _Uo:w
__
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ SECURITI GRADE _ __ AREA NO. _ __

Now largely undevelopod, this a.rea. ma.y improve duo te the
possibility of now building oonstruotion. Existing buildings
of poor construction a.nd mnny nro riondoscript mnkqshift
houses.

D

:.SSDSSED VALUES,

120% of mn.rkot vnluo.

12

•

FORM 8

Now York City, N.Y.

10-1-37

l.

2.

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP OF· _ _ _ _ __

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
. ,·10n o.
f T
. Flat, slight dawn slope wost towo.rd the harbor.
a . Descr1p
erra1n.

"At1 city fo.oilitios.

Bettor o.roo. (B-9) to the south
fo.vo'?'o.~ly o.ffooting this neighborhood south of 60th St.

b.

Fa"orable Influences.

c.

onoroo.chnent frc:m tho wost. Dooks, shipyo.rds
Detrimental Influences.Industrio.l
o.nd wo.rohousos. Mp.ny lo.rgo go.ro.ges. Elova.tod structuro
3rd Ava.

d.

Percentage of land imPte)W;dse%.- -$ ;

96

e.

Trend of desirab}lity: ne,:t

Sta.tic
.10-15 yr,s. _ _ _ __

INHABITANTS:
Lo.borers
$ 1000-1800
Occupation ___c__ _ _ _ __
b. Estimated annual tamily llleeme
no
65
Itnlio.o - Soo.ndam\fl...--m
pred0minat~ng; d. Negro _ _ ; _ _ $
c. Foreign-born families __. %;
Italian
f. Relief families ___
e. Infiltration of ________
a.

M_=_Y_- ----------

g.
3.

BUILDINGS:
Type

b.

Construction

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

_____ $

f.

Home ownership

____ $

h.
i.
J·

6.

1935
1938

Price range
Price range

L

Activity

m.

1929

1934
1938

Rent range

$

p.

Rental demand

q.

Activity

$5000-6500

Poor

$ Pooi

Poor

Poor

$

20 - 37.50

_.lll0%

$

74
__$

$

Fo.ir if hoo.tod
Fuir

74

__$

$

$

8000-11, 000

-ell!'•!!i.•%
~%

Fo.i.r

Fair

$

4000-

7JOOO

63

- - -- %
_
58_ _ _ %

Poor
$, _
_ __
Poor
100%

28 - 40

$

__
52_,. $ 4soo- 7,500

40 - 48
25 - 35

%

Nena

None

60 % $2500~3500

Rent range

_ 50
_ __

---~ '

$ 2750-4500

20 - 37.50

~ ---%

65

$2500-3500

$

95

95

$ 3000-4500

Rent range

· . 35
_ _ _ Y.ears
Fo.ir

____ $

65

30 _
- _
18 __
$_

Frame 301" ·

___ Years
Poor to fo.ir

95

nn.

B1 iok 'i'G~

50

50

____ Years
Poor to fo.ir

$

15

20

OTHER TYPE ___ %
Row 3-4 family 5~ 6
1 fanti ly s.. a nns
P1amc, 95%
Brick 25%

Nono
Constructed past yr . _ _ _ __
5000-7000
1929 Price range $

Sales demand

o,

oo%
Brick 40%
Frenrt}

k.

n.

5.

35

PREDOMINATING
%
Row ·2-family 5-6 nns

a.

g.

•·

decreasing_______

Population is increasing; _ _ __

68

$ 27 . - 48

% $

__}}_%

22.50-30

70

----%

$ 22,50-30
$ L"o.ir if

70
----%

hco.tcd

Fo.ir

limited
Nono
b. Home buirding ______
AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS: a. Home purchase _ _ __
30% row brick tcnomonts 3-5 nn units - soma hco.tod - renting
CLARIFYING REMARKS: fit ,jG-8 por room. About 5% of tho housos o.rc boo.rdcd up.
oo.vy foroclosuro oxporionco. Roto.il business on 3rd Ave.

13
NAME AND LOCATION Wc, t Sunsot - Boy Ridgo, Brooklyn SECURITY GRADE __n__ AREA NO. _ _ _ _
ASSESSED VALUES: 135% of mqrkot vo.luo.

•

•

FORM 8
10-1-37

AREA DESCRIPTION. SECURIT~ MAP ofllov,YorkCity, .N,Y.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:

1.

a.

De~cription of Terrain. Fla.t

b.

Favorable Influences.

All oi ty fncilitics.

c.

2,

3.

Detrimental Influences. Oometory to tho north. Subwny trnoks in opon cut nt
38th St. Elovo.tc4 structure Now Utrocht Avo. Mixed
ro.cos, Ita.lia:n, Donish, Polish; Swedish, Jewish.
Coa.l pockets a.nd industry 16th J~vc. & 38th St.
d. Percentage of land improved9_Q__ $; e. Trentl of desirab~iiity ne:Xt 10-15 yrs ,st~t:i:c
Ros, 90%
INHABITANTS:. ,.1JU.·b orors
a. 0ccupat1on
___c·_ _ _ _ _ __
b. Estimated annual fami1f U'.le0Ille $120©-2000
c.

Foreign-born families~$; Ito.lia.n (W) Jowish (B) predomi~at:ing ;. d.

e.

Infiltration of_I_tu.c__l_i_o.n
_____

f.

g,

Population is increasing, _ _ __

deereasing, _______

BUILDINGS:

PREDOMLNATING 40

18:eiief: families ~--'M"'.an~y~---------

%

OOHER 11BE 25

Q~HER rYBE

%

a.

Type

2-fnnily 5-6 rms

3-4 frunil¥ 3-5 rms

1 family 6- 7 nas

b.

Constructiori

Frnmc, some brick

Brick, somo frame

B:c.ick - frru:n,o

C,

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

95

%

95

%

95

%

f,

Home ownership

75

%

70

%

70

%

g.

Constructed past y,r. None

h.

1929

30

25

Years

Poor

Poor

.-!QQ% $.2,000-15,000

$5000-8000

1938

Price range

$ 2500-6500

69

j • 1938

Price range

$2500-6500

.fill_%

k.

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929

% $ 9,000-i0,000

$Poor
Poor

;r:ears

Poor

Nono

Price range

,.

25

Y.ea•r s

Nono
100%

$ 9, 000-10.000 ---1Sl.._$

$ 250@-50(i)Q

$Poor

$ Poor.

$35 • 40

--1ll!l%

$35 - 50

n. 1934

Rent range

$25 - 35

!ill_%

$20 • 35

65

o. 1938

Rent range

gs -

.fil..._%

$25 • 40

76 % $30 • 45

Rental demand

q.

Activity

65

%

65

%

Poor

Rent range

p.

110.0•$

$ 40,0-iso©

7!!J % $ 2500-5000

Poor

35

5

1·00%

$

$40 - 55
$30 • 45

$Ft1ir

$ Fo.ir

$Fnii::r

Fo.;!, r

Ei;iii:

Ec.j l:

iJOO$

79

%
%

b. Home buildingLimited

<·

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

5.

CLARIFYING REMARKS:30% brick, 4-storywo.lkups, tenements renting, hentod for a.bout
$8 por room nvoro.go. Hecvy foreolosure oxporience. Very
undesirable neighborhood of mixed races. Push-co.rt mo.Tket
sot up _o.t curb~ from 38th to 4lst. Sts. on 13th Avo.

6.

NAME AND LOCATION _ _ __:K,:00:~,cd::,n:,gbon=c,•c_.=B:,_ro,co,ck,cl,1.yn.,___ SECURITY GRADE-~- AREA NG••~--

a.

ASSESSED VALUES1

Home purchase Limited

125% of mo.~kct vo.luo 1

•

FORM 8
10-1-3 7

1.

Now York City, N.Y.

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURIT~ MAP Of_ _ _ _ _.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Description of Terrain. Flnt

b.

Favorable Influences.

c.

Detrimental Influences. Lo.ck 0£ pride 0£ ownership.
Mixture of low grade rnoos.

d,

All city fnciliti0s. Surrounding nrens good.

•
d90
a
Percen t age of 1 and improve
e. Trend
Hos. ---..it.JO;
OU~

INHABITANTS:
Lnborors
Occupation _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __

. 35
Fore1gn.
b orn f am1. 11es
Itnlinn
Irish
__ aJO; _
_ _ _- _
_ _ _ __ pred0mina:ting; a.

e.

Infiltration ofltnlin.n - Nogroos

f.

g.

Popuiation is increasing _ _ __

deeFeasiinrg_-:-:--- - - - -

BUILDINGS:

N
Yos 1• s__ a,JO
·eg~0__
1

Relli.ef f amiiies ____
M_~-----------

40

stat ~e _Yos
_ _ _ _ _ __

C>THER \11¥PE 15

OTHER 'J'Yf.E _3_5_,
l family 5-7 rms

3-4 family 3-6 rms

Fro.mo - brick

Fro.mo - brick

Fro.me - ib,r:ilc'k

Average Age

_ 3_5 _ _ Years

_ 3_5 _Years

d

Repair

Poor

e.

Oceupancy

_9_0_ _ _ $

_8_5_ _ _ ,;

_ 9@
_ _ _ '$

f.

Home ownership

40
_
_ _ _ _ aJO

_ 40
____ $

_

g.

Constructea past yr ._N_on_c_ __

h.

1929 Price range

$7000-10!000

i.

1935 Price range

$3500- 5,000

50

$

$3000-~500

j.

1938 Price range

$3500- 5,000

~$

$3000-4500

k.

Sales demana

1.

Activity

m.

1929 Rent range

$ 35 - 50

___ioo$

$ 30 - ~

n.

1934 Rent range

$20 - 35

~$

$ 20 - 35

~4

1938 Rent range

$ 25 - 40

$

$ 22 - 30

74 $

a.

Type

2-family 4-6

b.

Construction

c.

p.

Rental demand

q.

Activity

rms

Poor

Poor

Nono
~%

$ 6000-8500

$ 7$0@-n.2, ®©0

100$

% $4:000- 5,500

_4_9_ _ _ $

10 0%

52

~%

$P0or

$

$4000- 5,500
$

Fnir
Fair

76

49

%,

Poor
Poor

Poor

Poor

_30 _ _ _ aJO

Nono

100%

Fa.ir
$_
_ _ __
Fa.ir

_ __
AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS: a. Home purchase _Limitod

5. CLARIFYING REMARKS:

6.

PREDOMINATING

yFs,Stntio
-----

10-1$

c.

o.

Lj..

desirability ne*t

80©-1500
Estimated: an,n uar famd.]f din'€@me $ -~ ~- - - -

3..

3.

0f

Poor mnintonnnoc.

$

$

30 - 50

$ 15 - 35
$

20 - 40

-.c-- - - - i
75
- ---%

$ Fnir

Fa.ir
Nono

ID. Heme IDuilding _ _ _ _ __

10% fromo and brick 6-8 family tenements - somo ,vith stores
ronting from $5-7 por room. A distinctly undosirublo neighborhood a.lthough closo to tho bost parts of Flntb~sh. Its
cha.rnctor hns roma.inod tho so.me f~r ma.Dy yonrs nnd impr0vomont
a.ppoors unlikely

NAME AND LOCATION _ _Fl_n_t_bu_s_h_-_B_r_-0o_k_l_yn_ _ _ _ _ SECURITY GRADE _D_·_
ASSESSED VAllJES:

135% of mnrket va.luo.

ARrEA NO. _15_ _

•

FORM 8
10-1-37

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP OfNo:w York City•• N. Y.
1•

2.

3.

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Description of Terrain. Flnt

b.

Favorable Influences.

c.

Detrimental Influences.Enoronchmont of industry. Long Islo.nd R.R. tro.oks,
Obsoloto old houses. Low clo.ss pooplo. Lnok 0£
prido of homo ownorship.

All oity fnoilitios.

Percentage of land improved .ss- $;
Ros. 60%
INHABITANTS:
a. Occupation _La....,b...,o....r...,.o.,._r..._s_ _ _ _ __

e.

Trend 0;f desirability: ne*t

ryrs f>....:t=rn.=t=io=-- _ __

b.

Estimated a-n,n ual :famUy ine0me $'.1.200--2000

!l.,@-l!$

c.

Foreign-born families--1a... $; _...,I...t...o.....l ....in....n..._______ pred0minatin-g; cil.

e.

Infiltration of _ _~I~t=o~J~ia~n..,,___

f.

g.

Popuiation is increasing ____

dec:reasin,g_ _ _ _ _ __

NegFo Fow

; __ %

'R eiirei ffamrilies _ _ _..JJM~M~·~ Y - - - - - - - - - -

statie___.¥=-=e-=-s----=--

BUILDINGS:
PREDOMINATING M_%

OIDR:ER T¥PE

20

~

a.

Type

2-foi:;:d J y 5,6

b.

Construction

Fromo

Frame

c.

Average Age

_3
.....a..____y ears

_3o_ _ Yeairs

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

_9.,.Q..___ _ _ %

-80~ ~~-$

~----!1~
90= ~= (.tl

f.

Home ownership

_,,.,60"'--_ _ _ %

.,.6...,5_ _ _ _ $

-

g.

Constructed past yr. Nono

i.

Frruno-brick
3Q>

P00r

F0or

Price range

$

eaoo-1 a, aao

1935 Price range

$

g9oo

1929

IT.lS

-1Q.Q$

Years

F00n

~5_$_ _ _ $

$--5!1Qfi"""7i)fl(L

Il.00$

4, aoo

-6ui8~
-~ - - %

_s...,.
. -s~ =---~

j•

k.

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929

n.

Rent range

$ Poor

$ i?OOF

PooP

38

eO

1934 Rent range

$ 20 •

S5

o.

1938 Rent range

$ 2a

40

p.

Rental demand

q.

Activity

$

----1.Qf)%

--0-J.%

$

!1,,00$

$

35 - 50

_ __,6..,_7%

$

27,5Q-32,ffiO _ ___._,7]..____ j

37.50 _ _,.7..,..5%

$

30 - 3ffi

$

Eoir

40 - 50

$

30

$

Foor

,--.....1.....
6'----- %

Foir

Fe:ir

4.

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUN~S:

a.

Home purchase

5·

CLARIFYING REMARKS:

6.

NAME AND LOCATION _-'l}ln"iemwr--l:JH+."ll;1'"f'Omc+1-hr.-l;-.ar-tiB:T"I'Ol"nO"nkNl..,,yt'l"t-i.---- SECURITY GRADE __p_·-

Nan0 ,

b. H0me building_=N~on-o"----

frunily tonomonts 6=8 rms ronting $4-6 por room, Mo.ny
nondescript houses. Low grndo 1ta.lia.n populution of quostionnblo
oooupution o.nd incomo. Very littlo likelihood of improvomont,
10% 6-8

ASSESSED VALUES:

120%

of ma.rkot va.luo.

AREA NO. --=1=6'----

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FORM 8
10-1-3'7

1.

2.

I

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Description of Terrain. Low o.ud f'lo.t

Contomplo.tod public improvoments o.long shoro front.
Nco.r boo.ohos.

b.

Favorable Influences.

c.

Detrimental Influences.

d.

Percentage of land impro*0~-

Dumps. Spo.rsoly sottlod surrounding o.roo.s. Mixed
typos of' property and people. Poor tro.nsporto.tion.
Unimproved streets, Low ground•
$;

INHABITANTS:
Lo.borers mooho.nios
Occupation
,

a.

3.

Trend oif <iesir,a:eiJ.;i. ty ne*t

b.

Estimated annual :fiamii.ll:1 itrc0me $ _ _ _ _ _ __

i110-11s

.

y1!s. _ _ _ __
1000-1500

Foreign-born families 60

e.

Ito.lian
Infiltration of________

f.

g.

Population is increasing _ _ __

decreasing._ _ _ _ _...:,___

"-10 ,·

Sta.tie

e.

c.

Ito.lion - JOWli.s:h

__________

,precilom,1· n,a tdm1g; d.

Fow

Ne,g v0 ___ ; _ _ %

Mo.ny
Relie:fi :famill.ies _ _ _
_ _ _ __ __ _ _ _ __

BUILDINGS:

Y0s

statie _ __ _ _ _ __

2-f'runily 4-6 :rnns

Frame - somo brick

Frmmo & brick

@THER TlfE

~-%

3-4 i'am:i!ll.y 4-6 ms

Type

0.

Construction

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

0cc upa:ncy

f.

Home ownership

g.

Constructed past yr._Nono
_ _ __

h.

1929 Price range

$ 5000-8500

-=l@=O%

$

6000--9000

i.

1935 Price range

$ 2500-4500

52 $

$

4000-700@

.

1938 p .

$2500-4500

52 $

$ 4500-7000

k.

Sales demand

Poor
$. _
_ _ __

Poer
$_
__

$ _ _ _ __

1.

Activity

Poor

Poor

Poor

m.

1929 Rent range

35 - 50

3© - 50

n.

1934 R

$ 20 - 35

_58
_$

o.

1938 R

$ 25 - 40

68

p.

Rental demand

q.

Activity

1_8 _Years
__

Poor to fa.ir

nee range

ent range
ent range

CLARIFYING

P00rr to .f?o.i r

90

90

- - -~= I

- - - ' - -----'-- $

50
__
___ $

40
_ ____
%

N0no

Nono

$ 40 - 55

----ll0% $

$

$

30 - 45

$ _Good
_ _ __

Good

Good
a.

'.tl

$

-P5re-n,oeo

_ _7_3 $

$

45@Q- @500

59
_____
%

__
1_1 % $

45©0-@50©

59
_____ %

100

Poor

1@@%

25_- _
40_
$_

Good

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

~ - - Yeavs

P0or to fo.ir

60_ _ _ $
__

$

il!5

15

_ _ _ Yea:rs

90_ _ _ $
__

15

4(l)

PREDOMTN:ATING _.::_ %
1 f'omi ly 5.. 7 nns

a.

J.

4.

York City, N.Y,

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP Of _ _ _ __

76
_ _ ,;

20 - 30
$ _ _ _ __

88
25 - 40
- -'% $ _ _ _ __

Limit0d

Home purchase _ _ __

63

-----%
81

,------%

to_g0od
$ _Fo.ir
__
_

None

b. H0me buiil.din,g _ _ _ _ __

outlying o.roo. of poor gro.do populo.tion. Makeshift construction
REMARKS: An
sca.ttorod throughout tho section. A £ow modorn ro1d substo.ntio.l
buildings. Neighborhood shopping on Flo.tlo.nds Ava. o.nd Avo, L.
Pra.otico.lly surrounded by vo.cont land - dumps o.nd swamps except
on tho north.

6.

Co.no.rsio, Brooklyn

D

17

NAME AND LOCATION _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ SECURITY GRADE _ _ _ AREA N0. _ __

ASSESSED Vlu.UESi

130% of murkot vo.luo.

FORM 8
10-1-~'7

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP OFNew York City
1.

AREA CHARACTERISTI CS:
a. Description of Terrain.

Low and flat.

b.

Favorabl e Influences.
Proximity to beaeh. Contempl ated shore front improvements. Lafayette High School now under construction at Benson and SUlwe:l:l
Avenues.

c.

Detrimental Influences. Many unimproved streets. Mixed type of buildings. No
planning but improvements scattered threughout area. Lack of sanitary facilities.
Sparsely setUed. No pride of ownershi~ • . Elevated structures on Stillwell Avenue.

d.
2.

3.

Percentage of land i mproved 4S- $;
Res . 40
INHABI TANTS:
a. Occupation __.La..,...b""'o""'r.,..er"'-'s"'-------

~r::St....,a....t....
.;i ....c _ __

e.

Trena @!f aesif'at>iHty neoot

l1>.

Estimated an,n ua] f amHi !ii,ne0me :lO;:_OO;c.·_-_1...:...80_0
.:
_ _ __

10 - 115

c.

Foreign- born families--9Q_ $; I=--t=al=i=an==------- - - - pFed'@mi!nait"in:g ; a .

e.

Infiltration of~I~t.alM
•M
· ~........s - - - - -

f.

g.

Population is increasinbl-~....1.....
ow..____

deer eas!i.ng _ _ --::--~ '----"----

NegF#_e_w_; _ _ %

Rel.ie:f ifamiiies _ ____.M,..a..,.n~u'-------- -- - statii,e -=----''====- - -

BUI LDI NGS:
PREDOMINATI NG 45....- $

OTH1ER 'FlPE 40

OIDHER T¥PE

2 family 4-6 r ms.

5 family 4-G rms.
and stere

Frarne-s tucM-brick

Brick-stucco

a.

Type

1 family 4-7 rms.

b.

Construction

Fr<>me

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

Very poo:-

e.

Occupancy

8

$

95

$

~.~ 5--

f.

Home ownership

5

%

50

~

4_0_ _ _ _ ~

g.

Const r ucted past yr. None

h.

1929 Price range

$2, sm-1,aaa

i .1935

Price range

$1,000 4,000

ss

j .1938

Price r ange

$1, .000-4,000

_§Q___j

- brick

20

Years

15 ¥ears

20 ¥ears

Poor

:P.00:r - :fair

'

-~

Nolile

None
____ttQ$

-

$.6QQ(b-8_Q©_Q_

100~

$ 75e>0-lil. , 000

100$

$30QQ 5000

-~ %

!B40QQ-6QQO

-=-""6>.,._5_ _ _ $

$5000-5000

_§1_$

$40®0-8000

~5
~----R
(/fj

k.

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929 Rent r ange

$25 40

~,

n.1934

Rent r ange

$15-25

--62-% $16-28

"66

% $22-$2

_....:;.7i:::..2-=

0,1938

Rent r ange

$20-32 . 50

--SL% $20-32 '5 0

75

% $,21;5-55

,---=-80"--__,-$

p.

Rental demand

q.

Activ i ty

$Poor

$Poor

$Poor

Poor

Paar

Poor
um% $50-45

$25--45

$Paar

$Fa:ir

$Fair

~OQr

Eaj:c

FR.:i :r

a.

Home purchase Very limitt3d t>. Home t>uilaing

100%

q..

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

5,

CLARIFYING REMARKS:
l'he rehabilite.tion of this area through the benefits of inprovements cited at 1-b above is questionable. The low grade I talian population - many
living in shucks and make-shift houses scottercd throughout the aroa 'Jlithout plan
or design. Very poor cl:1ss sh"J :,s on Benson Avenue , Bath Avenue and Stilwell Avenue .

NAME AND LOCATION Lo~'t.:r Bath Besch - BrookJ;iro
ASS1SSh.D VAUJES:

j

Limi ted

SECURITY GRADE _n__ AREA NO l=-8_ _ _

130% of market value.

FORM 8

10-1-37

1,

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:

Desc r iption of Terr ain.

b.

Favorabl e Influences .
Near beaches. All city facilities (sewer s nov; lbeing
laid} , Ocean Parkway better thnn average street .

c.

Detr imental I nf l uences. Dumps . Sparsely settled . Car bn.rns and i ndustrlnl
encrouchment. F01D.ilies doubled up. Mixed types of houses including nondescript
shacks.
stutic
Percentage of land im~i~ed~$ ; e. Tr end of desir abitity neoct 10- 15 yrs . _ _ _ __

INHABITANTS:

Flat .

.

c.

l,000-~800
Estimated annual :f!am-ily inc0Ilte $ _
_7Q
•
East 2
Foreign - born families _ _ $; _ ___:1:._t:._c:::1:::'.:.".::"_ _ _ _ _ pr edomi,na ti,ng; c\:.weftie~;

e.

Infiltration of_~r~t~ol=i•~n,,__ __

f.

g.

Population is increasing

decreasing,-------

a.

3.

New York City

a.

d.
2,

•

•

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP Of,_ _ _ __

Occupatiofoor laboring class

b.

Slow

__ $

Reloief :fam'llies - -Muny.
- ~ -- - - - - -- -- - -

BUI LDINGS :

statie _ _ _ _ _ __ _ _

0il'HER TY-PE _ 4o_ $

PREDOM!NAUNG 50

Type

b.

C0nstruction

C,

Average Age

d.

Repai r

e.

Occupancy

90

$

90

i

f.

Home ownership

60

%

50

$

g.

Const r ucted past yr . Fe¥J

h.

1929 Price range

Frame, stucco, some brick

Frame-brick

Frame-sbucc0

1_8 _Years
__

8_Y.ea:us
_ _l_

13
-~
~_Years

Poor - 1'ai!r

Poor - fair

Poor - fair

5

----

3-4 family 5-5 .nns.

2 family 4-6 rms.

l fm!li!ly 4- 7 rms .

a,

O]HER lYFE

_ 90
____ $

4©
_____
%

None

None

t%00-8000

_.!Qg$

$6000-8500

100%

$8500-!l'LOOO

~

$

$3000-6000

62 $

$4so0-rno0

_59
___ %

61 $

$3000-6000

~%

$4500-7000

_59
___ $

i. 1955

Price range

~000-5000

j. 1958

Price range

$<000-5000

$:oor

$ Poor

$ Po0r

Poor

Poor

Poor

100%

k.

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929 Rent range

$ 55 - 50

---1JX)$

$40 - 55

100$

50
$ 35 -

100$

n.

1934 Rent r ange

$ 23 - 52

~$

$28 - 35

66 $

$ 25 - 40

_ 76
___ $

o.

1938 Rent range

$ 25 - 35

___1!_$

$30 - 37

--2:1:...i

p.

Rental deman.d

$ Fair

$ Fair

q.

Activity

Fair

Fair
a.

Home pu r chase Limited

$

$

27 - 42

8'1.

----%

Fair
Fair

Limited
b . Heme building _
_ _ _ __

.•·

AVAILABILI TY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS :

5,

CLARIFYING REMARKS: r~ow grade stores ::m McDonald Ave. and Neck Road , Somewhat better
class shops on C mey Islcmd Avo . Ocenn Purkwuy running northeast through
the center of the uret'. is wBll built up with 2-family brick nnd stucc::> houses
prta-dJl!lina ting with r.lf:..rkt.t, v:.;.lue if $600U-$11000 and enjoys a fair ren tv.l
demand at $55 t0 $70 per unit. 5% 1Julti-fnmily combilli!.tion business properties,
including a few rDdern brick wc.lk-up n.partments .

6.

NAME AND LOCATION _ _~cr~r~.v~e~.se~u~a~-~Er=o"'iko.l..;ync.u...____ SECURI TY GRADE _D_ _ AREA NO. _ 1_ 9_ _

ASSESSED VPLOES:

140% Jf mrket value

FORM 8
10- 1-37

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECUR I T't MAP OJev1 York Ci ty
1•

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Descript i on of Terr ai n.

Flut.

Favorabl e Inf luences.
Neo.r beaches. Marine P:-,rk.
improvc.J:ionts. New cJnstructi m in .ridj,1ining o.reus.

b.

c.

,

Coi:itempl·· tcd sh::,ro fr0nt

Detr imental Influences .
unpaved.'.

d.

Sparsely settlc.•d. Luck c)f city fnciliti0s.
Poor construction f'rD.Ille houses. Dumps.

Mo.ny s~rects

Percentage of land improvecJzo-_ %;
Rc:s . 20

INHABITANTS: ·
a.. Occupati on --.I.1:tta:Hb~o~rcaorriS~-----

3.

Estimate<!l an.nual fam,i ly, iiin€0me ~11;a1Q-.i,Q•..,.li.;;;5j)lo,011,;j0'------

b.

c.

Foreign-born familiel5Q.___ $ ; - I-t...8_
,_;j_0 ,n.__ _ _ _ _ _ pre<!l0mi,na:tinig; d.

e.

I nfiltration of Itolj"~S

f.

g.

Population is incr easing.S-3~0-w_ _

decreasing _______

Re]Uef :f amiHes ___

__.i;:~
: )~. - - - - - - - - - - - - , ,

statie __________

BUILIHNGS:
PREDOMINATING a.o__ %

q..

NegFC1N....,0__ .; __ $

©'£HER 'J'YP,EJ

©'J.1HiER TIPE .....
2(i).._
l -- I

a.

Type

b.

Construction

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

Oeeupancy

85

$

8§

$

(t

f.

Home ownershif)

70

$

60

$,

%

g.

Constructe<!l past yr. N<m.e

h.

1 929

2 fo•1i J~, 4-6 rms .

1 fDmi Jy 5 6 rms.

Frrnoe

Poor

Price range

Price range $1500-25D0

j. 1938

Price range

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929

N-;,ne
_!2.Q$

:12500-5000

i. 1955

k.

_ _ _ ¥ea1.1's

,,.2.,._5_ _ ¥eairs

2w-5---Yea1.1's

55 % ~

$

-

__M_% $J 500 5000

$.5QQ-25QQ

P:.ior

$ Poor

Po0r

Poor

Rent r ange

$ 20 30

-1.00% $ 20-55

n. 1934

Rent ra.ng,e

$ JS 20

.....'ZQ_$

o. 1935

Rent r ange

$15 22

p.

Rental demand

q.

Activity

74

$

__;fi,6_$

$

-5.6_%

$- - - - -

ilOO%

_____ %
_____ %

$ _=------c=---

100% $

ma%

58

% $

%

$JS 22

67

% $

$

$ Po·,r

:Poop

Po::,r

a.

$

$ ]2-20

$ P?or

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS :

100$

~500-5500

$

Home purc hasP-Vn¥ J imi tqd b . Home trnildingVPry J i::Ji tcd
1

CLARIFYING REMARKS: Spc.rscl y ,ou1...
. , t Ur,> arei~ ) f sco t t ,Jrc d n?nacscrin
· t f r::tlll© h ?uses in
·
i;:>o)r c-:>nditi)n. Considcrt.blo f)lJ J unt of unsightly v: ..c:mt land cmd dumps . Ncr: building
cons true ti "'ln in nc.or'!)y ro-C;):1s c ,upL,d \,i th influrnct; ,f c0n t e1:1pl :. tcd public impr?vcmcn ts
o.,.y h~·vo b cnoficbl .:-f'foct h1:;rc f er nc~·: h >ul,S.

NAME AND LOCATIONEnst fibc•c·psbe"d - BrookJFO
ASSESSED VALUA.rION:

SECURITY GRADE .......
n_ _ AREA NO . 2.......
0 __

125% of mr,.rkct vrtlue.

•

FORM 8
10-1-3'7

1.

2,

-

New York City

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURITY MAP OF_ _ _ ___,

AREA CHARACTERISTICS:
a. Description of Terrain ,Flut.

b.

Favorable Influences.

Mo.rine Park - ne!l.r beaches.

c.

Detrimental Influe~ces Poor frrune construction by realty associates during boom
yon.r s. Lack of city facilities. Re~o tc transportation.

d.

Percentage of land improved~ $;
Res.
,u

INHABITANTS:
Occupatiojkilled luborers,clerks;

a.

3.

e.

Trend of desirability ne%t

b.

Est dimated ainnuaiL !ilamily i,rr€0me

c.

Foreign-born families~%; British-Soo.ndinavian

e.

Infiltration of _ _ _
N_
o _ _ _ _ _, f.

g.

Population is increasing _ _ __

BUILDINGS:

p1!ed0m,inati111g,; dr.

Construction

Frrme

Frrune

c.

Average Age

14

d.

Repair

e.

Occupancy

f.

Home ownership

g.

Constructed past yr.

h.

1929 Priee ra:nge

$ 4000-5500

Price range

$ 2200-5200

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929 Re.nt range

1958

lOQ%

57

%

~$

$ Poor

k.

$

Rent range
Rent range

p.

Rental demand

$

$

q.

Activity

~,

30-45

2500-5000

$

%

$

!10©%

% $

$

% $

%

100$

64
64

- -

Poor

__

$

$

50-40

20-50
67 ,;
$
22-52
76
% $

$ 22-55
Fair

$

il,@@I

$

$

$

%

% $

%

] 1@@%

71
77

Fair

$.

Fair

F.:iir

OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

%

Poor

$ 20-50

$

$

'1200-7500

$ 2500-5000

Poor
$

¥ears

.Nnne

N-me

j • 1958

o.

so

%

$ 2200-3200

n.

90

$

Price rang.e

1954

Years
Poor-:fair

Poor-fo.ir

i. 1935

@:FHER T¥FE

14

Years

70

statie ~ - - - - -- -

5

9

90

No

N.egF©_ _ ; _ _ %

Yes

deef!easing, _ _ _ _ _--'--_

1 family 5-6 rms.

b.

,1200-2000

$

1

O'.FHrER TIBE
%
2 family 4-6 rms.

Type

Statie
:y-F s. _ _ _ __

Reild.e!f iamili.es _ _N_b_B_Y_ _ _ __ _ _ _ _ __

PREDOMINATING .:___ %

a.

I,©-l$

a.

_. Very limited
Very li::u t ed
Home purchase _ _ _ _ ; b. Home builcHng _ _ _ _ __

4.

AVAILABILITY

5.

CLARIFYING REMARKS: Inpruvcm<::nt 'lnd new C')nstructi')n r e t :->rdcd by c0npc, titivt:: building in
ne~rby .:ir cn.s . H<mses mo stly spGcul-:ttivc c,1nstructi.~n by Roa.lty Ass··.• cb.tcs, and depr e:cin ti ,n v,:1s r u1)id . Gerrits,m Av, nuc :t principo.l busin0as stroot .

6.

NAME AND LOCATION Gorri ts·1n B0::i.ch - Br,.,oklyn

ASSESSED VALUArION:

21
SECURITY GRADE _D_ _ AREA NO. _ _ _

155% of market vo.luc.

FORM 8

10- 1- 37

1.

Nc~ ork City
AREA DESCRIPTION - SECURIT¥ MAP OF_ _ _ ___,

AREA CHARACTERI STICS:
a . Description of Terr ain.Flat .

b.

Favorabl e Influences.

Near beaches.

c.

Detrimental InfluenGes. Lack of transporro.tion .
Sparsely setUed.

d.

Percent age of land ~Cr?ved.:-%;

e.

Trend oif desfra:eHity, neill\t

INHABITANTS·
Merchnn tsOccupation Sillcd l:1.bvrers,clcrks;

b.

1000-2000
Estimated annua l famd.lly ine0me $ _ _ _ _ _ __

New sewe.rngc or pt.'.vod streets.

Stn.tic
2.

a.

e.

No
. .
50
British,Irish,Scruid .
Foreign- born fam1lles _ _ %; _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ pre<iomi,na:itd.Ilig; <i. Ne,gF@ _ _ .; _ _ %
:Few
No
Infiltration of _ _ _ _ _ _ __
f . Relief :tiamii.il.ies - - - - - - - ~ - - - - - -

g.

Popuiation is incr easing _ _ __

c.

3.

11'0-15 y,rs. _ _ _ __

BUILDINGS :

decreasing_~ ~- --'-=-~

PREDOMINATING 1~

Type

1 f:u:iily 5-7 rus.

b.

Construction

Frune

c.

Average Age

l_B_ _ _ Years

d.

Repair

Fo.ir

e.

Occupancy

f.

Home ownership

g.

Constructed past yr. More

h.

1929 Price range

i.

1955 Price range

j .

1958 Price range

k.

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929 Rent r ange

n.
o.

1954R
ent range
1938R
ent range

p.

Rental demand

q.

Activity

,OTHrIDR T¥:PE

$

a.

statd.e-=~ - - - - ~ -

_ _ _ Years

_ _ _ fears

9_5_ _ _ _ $

----~

-----~

70
_ _ __

____$

____%

a!)

_

$ 3500-00QO

10~%

$

$ 250J-4000

68%

$ 2500-4000

~,

$

$ Poor

$

100%·

% $

%

_

_ % $

%

$

55-45

$ _20-28
_ _ __

---1®$
60

_ _$

$

$

l QQ~

$

$

$

$

%

$

$

$

%

l @ll%

71

$ 25-32
$

$

$

'100%

$

Fo.ir

$

$

Fair

Limit0d

Lifilitcd

q..

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

5•

CLARIFYING REMARKS· Poorest port of o.rea t, the south . N')ndescript houses and shacks
~mittoo~r-r lm' n.bove figures . Avenue 11U11 o. shopping street. H'1uscs scattered
without plruming._

a.

Home pu r c'base _ __ _

NAME AND LOCATION__B_c_rg_e_n_B_c_n._ch_.__
Br_o_o_kl_yn
_ _ __
ASSESSED VALUArI0N:

b. H0me euHclii.ng _ _ _ _ __

D

22

SECURITY GRADE _ __ AREA NO. _ __

120% of Illllrket value.

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FORM 8
10-1-37

AREA DESCRIPTION - SECU.RITY MAP
1•

2.

3.

AREA

•

OFNew York City, N.Y.

a.

CHARACTERISTICS:
Description of Terrain.Flat

b•

Favorable Influences.

c.

Detrimental Influences. Business and residenoe intenningled, Mixed population.
Surrounded by a large amusement eenter with consequent
. noise, crowds, and oonfusian, Congestion in summer.

d.

Percentage of land improvea85

All oity fo.oilitios.
bathing boo.oh,

Ros. 6 ~

%;

INHABITANTS: Merchants, shop
a. Occupation keepers, laborers

Good tro.nsp0rtnti0n.

Ocoa.n.

rrs.sta.tio

e.

Trend o:f desirabii..Htf neoot

b.

Estimated annua:il. :famUy ineome $1800- 250G>

c.

Foreign-born families~$; Jowish - Ita:}.ian.

e.

Infiltration of Jewish - Italinn

f.

g.

Population is increasing _ _ __

decreasing,--__________

!l©-1.5

-----

,pred0m'inat±ng; el.

Relief families

Many
---~----------statie Yes
-------

BUTLJD[NGS:
PREli)OMIN1ATING

©ll'HER T¥~E

35

3-4 family 3-4

rms

~%

2-fo.mily 4-6 rms

Ci>IDHIER

J

T¥PEl

1 lfomi ly 6.. 8 :rnns

a.

Type

b.

Construction

c.

Average Age

d.

Repair

e.

0cc upancy

__
95;;.____ $'

98_ _ _ _ $
_

~8_ _ _ _ $
_

f.

Home ownership

_____
60
,,,,

80
,,,,
____

_____ ,,

Brick-frruno
20

Years

Briok-somo frame

Fro.mo-brick

_l_6__ ¥ears

_2_0__ ¥e.M'S

1929 Price range

80

$10,000-16,000 ____!QQ$
54 ~

'lo@%

$ 750©-10,(l)OG

100%

10,000-12,000 55 $

$ se@o- 6,000

_6_3_ _ _ $

5Geo- @,O©O

_____ ,,

$18,00G-22,000

i. 1935

Price range

$ 6,000- 8,000

j. 1938

Price range

$ 6,000-8,000 _§_!_$

$12 ,000-14!,0©~%

$ Poor

$

$

$

Sales demand

1.

Activity

m.

1929 Rent range

$ 65 - 90

---1001

$

75 - 100

n.

1934 Rent range

$ 40 - · 50

2L%

$

46 -

55

57

$

$ 40 - 50)

o.

1938 Rent range

$ 40 - 55

61 $

$ 50 -

60

63 $

$ 40 - 50

p.

Rental deman.d

$ Fo.ir

q.

Activity.

Poor
a.

l.QQ$

$

55 - 85

Good

$ Fo.ir

Poor

Poor

Home purchaseLimitod

64
----%
64

-------$

~-

AVAILABILITY OF MORTGAGE FUNDS:

.5 •

CLARI FYI NG REMARKS: 15% lo.rgor o. po.rtmont buildings 3-5 nn. uni ts :t""enting ~8-12 per
room. Mo.jority of buyers do so with tho intontion of' c0mbil11ing
homo o.nd businoss in the building, i.o., renting rooms, ho.ir
dressing, to.iloring, ropo.iring, otc. Considcro.blc amount of
congestion in summ.or months duo to renting rooms nnd suites
to sunnnor rosidcnts. ·

b. Home builaing Limited

NAME AND LOCATION __C=-o=n:.:c..._y_I::..;s:.:l=-=o.=n.::.d,L...::B:..::.r-=-oo::.:k:::l:..1yn..::__ _ _ _ SECURITY GRADE _D_ _ AREA NO.
ASSESSED VALUES:

a.

Poer

Poor

$

63

Fo.ir

k.

Poor

«

Nono

N0no

g •.. Constructed past yr ._N_on_o_ __
h.

Fair t0 g00d

Good

Good

lS- - -

140% of mnrkct vo.luo.

11

23

11