Applications are currently being accepted for the second phase of affordable apartments at 555 Tenth Avenue and 41st Street in booming Hudson Yards on Manhttan’s West Side. Extell Development’s luxurious 610-foot-tall, the mixed-use tower includes 56 stories and spans 725,000 square feet. The amenities seem endless, with residential access to the building’s 24-hour fitness center with a yoga studio, indoor pool, outdoor rooftop pool, outdoor landscaped space, a bowling alley and a putting green. New Yorkers earning 40 and 120 percent of the area median income can apply for units ranging from $613 per month studios to $2,875 three-bedrooms.
Designed by SLCE Architects, the skyscraper rises just one block west of the Port Authority Bus Terminal and all of the supermarkets, restaurants, retail and theaters of Hell’s Kitchen. The 7 and the A/C/E lines are found nearby.
The interiors of the apartments include acoustically, advanced double-paned window walls, wood floors and Bosch washer/dryers. Plus, every unit is equipped with an Urmet intercom that doubles as a way to communicate with neighbors in other apartments. The kitchen features stainless steel appliances and quartz stone countertops.
Qualifying New Yorkers can apply for the affordable apartments until October 23, 2017. Residents of Manhattan Community Board 4 will be given preference for 50 percent of the units. 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.
Use 6sqft’s map below to find even more ongoing housing lotteries.
- Apply for 43 new affordable units in Highbridge, from $558/month
- 108 affordable apartments up for grabs in Downtown Brooklyn’s 33 Bond Street, from $613/month
- Apply for 88 affordable apartments in Downtown Jamaica, from $494/ month
All Images courtesy of Extell Development
Neighborhoods : hudson yards