Past Meetup

Betatalk w/ NYU Furman Center - Meet NYC's ACRIS

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NYU Law School, Vanderbilt Hall, Room 216

40 Washington Square South · New York, NY

How to find us

After checking in with security, head to the second floor.

Location image of event venue


To attend, you must RSVP with your full name. This is the only way you will get past security.

About this night

On this night, BetaNYC is partnering with NYU's Furman Center to hear from from experts who have been using ACRIS data, and how to properly ingest it into our open data filling cabinets.

About the ACRIS dataset

Besides PLUTO, ACRIS ( is one of NYC's richest and complex datasets. ACRIS stands for Automated City Register Information System and allows you to search property records and view document images for Manhattan, Queens, Bronx, and Brooklyn from 1966 to the present.


7:00 pm - Event Begins
7:00 pm - 7:15 pm: Introductions and announcements
** Max Weselcouch will framing the night & hosts the event.
7:15 pm - 7:35 pm: Presentation on ACRIS hacks (John Krauss, Alan Lightfeldt)
7:45 pm: - Max Weselcouch, NYU Furman Center ( walks through the ACRIS data
8:15 pm - Questions and Answers with ACRIS experts
9:00 pm - Hard stop

Thank you to our hosts NYU Furman Center (!

About NYU’s Furman Center for Real Estate

The Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy is a joint research center of the New York University School of Law and the New York University Robert F. Wagner School of Public Service. The Furman Center provides objective academic and empirical research on the legal and public policy issues involving affordable housing and land use; promotes frank and productive discussions about those issues; and presents essential data and analysis about New York City’s housing and neighborhoods.