In the Mott Haven section of the Bronx, an affordable housing lottery has launched for 127 apartments, ranging from $522/month studios to $2,037/month three-bedrooms. The units are available to those earning 30, 40, 50, 60, 70, and 80 percent of the area median income. Located at 345 St. Ann’s Avenue, the newly constructed mixed-use building is called Park Haven and offers tenants a laundry room, fitness center, and landscaped terrace. In addition, there will be a grocery store and a community facility on the ground floor.
According to New York Yimby, the building was designed by SLCE Architects and developed by The Community Builders and BronxWorks. The 178-unit project cost $91.5 million and broke ground in December 2019. The ground floor will have a 7,000-square-foot space for BronxWorks workforce development programs and a 14,000-square-foot Food Retail Expansion to Support Health Program (FRESH) grocery store. Units will have high-end electric appliances, LVT floors, and granite countertops with a backsplash. Park Haven is just a block from St. Mary’s Park and a quick walk to the 6 train at Brook Avenue.
Qualifying New Yorkers can apply for the affordable units until April 26, 2021. Preference for 50 percent of the units will be given to residents of Bronx Community Board 1. 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.
- Lottery opens for 330 middle-income units at 5Pointz towers in Long Island City, from $1,850/month
- Lottery opens for 351 mixed-income apartments in Downtown Jamaica, from $524/month
- Apply for 89 mixed-income apartments in Bed-Stuy, from just $524/month
Neighborhoods : Mott Haven