Rendering courtesy of the NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development
Applications are currently being accepted for 20 mixed-income units at a new rental on the Lower East Side designed by notable local architects ODA Architecture. Developed by Nexus Building Development Group, the 16-story mid-rise at 171 Chrystie Street features an intricate geometric design and a prime lower Manhattan location. New Yorkers earning 40, 60, and 130 percent of the area median income, or between $24,789 for a single person and $108,680 for a household of five, are eligible to apply for the apartments, which range from $677/month studios to $2,689/month one-bedrooms.
Amenities include a fitness center equipped with Peleton bikes, an infrared sauna, a pet-grooming station, bike storage, and an in-person and virtual doorman. Resident common spaces include a co-working area, resident’s lounge with a terrace, and a rooftop terrace with cabanas and a grilling station.
The building’s residences feature modern finishes and state-of-the-art appliances. The unit’s bedrooms feature extra-large windows with incredible views of the city, luxury flooring, and large closets. Bathrooms include quartz countertops, matte ceramic tile, and custom cabinetry.
Kitchen’s include a breakfast bar, Caesarstone countertops, Grohe fixtures, a built-in spice shelf, and a Beko dishwasher.
The property is located close to public transportation, including the 4, 6, J, M, and Z trains. The building is situated directly across the street from Sara D. Roosevelt Park.
Qualifying New Yorkers can apply for the affordable units until May 23, 2022. Complete details on how to apply are available here. 50 percent of units are set aside for residents of Manhattan Community Board 3. Questions regarding this offer must be referred to NYC’s Housing Connect department by dialing 311.
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Neighborhoods : Lower East Side