This number includes both single-family dwellings, as well as apartments, condos, and rental/short-stay locations.
Of this number, there's a 31.40% chance the water came into your basement. 262,020 New York respondants to the survey reported seein water enter their basement within the past 12 months
In total, 204,004 respondants stated there were cracks or holes in the foundation of the structure. An additional 44,700 stated the outside walls were sloping. All indicators of structural concerns.
"Drainage issues in the basement. We've honestly ignored the problem, but the walls have started to buckle in now and we know we need this fixed. Please help me find someone local. "
"We get water in our basement during most rains. Would like an estimate from a company that specialize in waterproofing of basements. "
"Would love to have someone come out to ggive us an idea of what's going onů and what it would cost to fix it. Thanks! "
"Basement walls are already bowing. A company put steel beams in, but they're not working at all. I'm worried about the stability of the wall. "
New York home repair info - from the Dept. of HUD
Official page dedicated to the state of New York
Recommended for insight into New York information.
PDF - Hurricane season flooding