Apply for 14 middle-income apartments on the Williamsburg-Bushwick border, from $2,081/month

December 19, 2018

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With the L train shutdown looming, some of the best rental finds are those in parts of Williamsburg that have easy access to another train. Like this new 45-unit building at 46 Cook Street that’s just two blocks from the M and J trains at Flushing Avenue but still a quick walk to cool ‘spots like Roberta’s, Sweet Science, and the Well. Even better, 14 middle-income units at the new, 12-story rental just came online through the city’s affordable housing lottery. Available to New Yorkers earning 130 percent of the area median income, they range from $2,081/month one-bedrooms to $2,888/month three-bedrooms.

Rendering of 46 Cook Street via Karl Fischer Architect

Designed by Karl Fischer, 46 Cook Street has ground-floor retail space and offers tenants a large fourth-floor terrace with seating and grass areas, a virtual doorman, onsite laundry room, fitness center, and bike parking.

Qualifying New Yorkers can apply for the affordable apartments at 46 Cook Street until January 14, 2018. 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.

If you don’t qualify for the housing lotteries mentioned, visit’s no-fee rentals page for other apartment deals in the city. And find market-rate listings for 46 Cook Street here.


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