Housing Court Data
- High Volume Caseload
In FY 2013, there were a total of 42,357 cases filed in Housing Courts statewide.
- Housing Specialists
Approximately half of the FY2013 cases - 21,286 cases - were referred to Alternative Dispute Resolution where Housing Specialists are trained to mediate disputes.
- Eviction Cases
In areas where there are Housing & District courts, on average, landlords and their attorneys file 4 out of 5 eviction cases in Housing Court.
- Cost Efficient
The Housing Court Department has the lowest cost per case across all departments in the Trial Court.