How many people may reside in a dwelling unit?
Either
an individual or two or more persons related by blood, marriage or adoption, or under foster care established by governmental action, living together as a single housekeeping unit; or
  • a group of not more than four persons, some of which are not related by blood, marriage or adoption, living together as a single housekeeping unit.
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    1. Can owners of buildings request their building be inspected?
    2. How can I go about getting an inspection for my rental apartment?
    3. How many dwelling units may be in a house?
    4. How many people may reside in a dwelling unit?
    5. How can a property owner obtain a compliance sticker for their property?
    6. What code applies to unsafe or existing buildings?
    7. What building and property maintenance codes has the City of Manhattan adopted?
    8. Where may I place a fence on my property?
    9. Where may I place a detached storage shed or a detached garage on my property?
    10. If I have a concern about parking issues, too many tenants in a dwelling unit, or too many apartments in a house, how do I get someone to look into this for me?
    11. What are the regulations regarding campaign signs?