Fifteen newly constructed apartments in Bed-Stuy are now available through the city’s affordable housing lottery, priced slightly below market-rate. Located at 325 Gates Avenue, the six-floor rental sits off bustling Bedford Avenue and just a few blocks from the G train on Lafayette Avenue. New Yorkers earning 130 percent of the area median income can apply for the apartments, which include $2,204/month studios, $2,314/month one-bedrooms, and $2,792/month two-bedrooms.
Designed by ND Architecture, the 48-unit building features a red brick facade with brown accents. Units boast large windows and in-unit washer/dryers, with some featuring glass balconies. According to CityRealty, the current median price for a rental in Bed-Stuy is $2,500 per month.
Other perks include free WiFi in common spaces, recreation space, a fitness center, rooftop access, and 24 off-street parking spaces. There will also space for five shops at ground level.
Qualifying New Yorkers can apply for a spot on the waitlist until June 8, 2020. Complete details on how to apply are available here (pdf). Questions regarding this offer must be referred to NYC’s Housing Connect department by dialing 311.
If you don’t qualify for the housing lotteries mentioned, visit CityRealty.com’s no-fee rentals page for other apartment deals in the city.
- Apply for 21 middle-income apartments in Bushwick, from $1,899/month
- Lottery for 100-name waitlist opens at two rentals near the Brooklyn Museum, from $701/month
- Lottery opens for 300-name waitlist for apartments across Brooklyn’s brownstone belt
Neighborhoods : Bed-Stuy