Department of Building Inspection Annual Report Fiscal Year 2016-2017 - Page 20

Housing Conversion Ordinance Report HCO ANNUAL REPORTING HIGHLIGHTS 2016-17 2015-16 Total Number of Residential Housing Buildings 502 497 Total Number of Residential Hotel Buildings (required to file an Annual Unit 403 408 Usage Report) Residential Hotels offering services (including maid service, linen service, security service, intercom system, meal service, utilities paid, and others) 244 301 Total Number of Residential Guest Rooms (protected by the HCO to be conserved) 19,058 19,024 Total Number of Residential Guest Rooms (reported as occupied by the Annual Unit Usage Report) 9,238 10,158 Residential Guest Room (Overall) Average Rent $784 $820 HCO Violations Complaints Received Complaints Abated (Includes cases initiated from the previous year) 58 18 18 0* Residential Guest Rooms Converted (through recategorization) (Through the permit to convert process) (Through the building permit process only) 49 0 0 0 *Given the nature of potential HCO violations, abatement cases can span several fiscal years to be able to monitor the requisite hotel reporting and rental histories. 20 Department of Building Inspection, Fiscal Year 2016-2017 Annual Report