DID YOU KNOW? 90% of the New York City neighborhoods with the most apartments under construction are in Queens and Brooklyn, not Manhattan. Long Island City has the most units (6,374)in the pipeline slated to be complete by 2020. Williamsburg with 3,470 units, Bushwick 2,537, Greenpoint 2,017 and Bed-Stuy 1,969. 12,800 new housing units opened in the first half of 2018 and another 31,000 are on track to be complete by 2020. Between 2016 and 2020, New York will gain 90,000 new apartments. 60% of those are in Brooklyn and Queens.