86 middle-income apartments up for grabs at new Downtown Brooklyn rental, from $2,241/month
A new housing lottery has launched for 86 middle-income apartments at a brand new residential building in Downtown Brooklyn. Designed by J Frankl Associates and Charles Mallea, 260 Gold Street rises 13 stories on a former parking at the corner of Tillary and Gold. Qualifying New Yorkers earning 130 percent of the area median income can apply for the apartments, which include $2,241/month studios, $2,362/month one-bedrooms, $2,848/month two-bedrooms, and $3,282/month three-bedrooms.
In total, the rental contains 286 apartments across over 194,000 square feet, with the average unit size about 650 square feet, according to CityRealty. Amenities include a 114-space parking lot, bike storage, lounges, laundry room, pet spa, a playroom for kids, and a rooftop terrace.
The building is sandwiched between Dumbo, Downtown Brooklyn, and the Brooklyn Navy Yard, making the waterfront less than a mile away in multiple directions. Nearest trains are the F train at York Street, the B, Q, and R trains at DeKalb Avenue under the City Point complex, and the A, C trains at Jay Street-MetroTech.
Qualifying New Yorkers can apply for the affordable units until January 13, 2021. Complete details on how to apply are available here. 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.