62 affordable units up for grabs in Fordham Heights, from $882/month
Applications are currently being accepted for 62 newly constructed, affordable units at 2264 Morris Avenue in the Fordham Heights neighborhood of the Bronx. The building provides ecologically viable features, including rooms with abundant natural light, high-tech water, heating and cooling systems and spacious outdoor space. New Yorkers earning 60 and 100 percent of the area median income can apply for available units ranging from $822/month one-bedrooms to $1,740/month three bedrooms.
The developers behind the building, Bronx Pro Group and Services for the Underserved, started construction on the 11-story, 94-unit building in 2016. The project meets LEED Gold and WELL Building Standard certifications and includes an urban farm, community and computer rooms, 24-hour concierge, security, social services offices, and 16 parking spots.
Qualifying New Yorkers can apply for the affordable apartments at 2264 Morris Avenue until September 5, 2017. Fifty percent of units are reserved for residents of Bronx Community Board 5. 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.
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