Apply for 35 affordable apartments in Bed-Stuy, from $745/month

August 16, 2018

A six-story building in Bed-Stuy launched a lottery this week for 35 affordable apartments. Developed in collaboration between Comunilife and NYC Health + Hospitals, the Woodhull Residence at 179 Throop Avenue contains 89 studio apartments, designed as supportive and affordable housing. The apartments up for grabs through the lottery are set aside for individual New Yorkers earning 50 and 60 percent of the area median income, or between $27,463 and $43,860 annually, and include $746/month and $903/month studios.

Comunilife will offer on-site social services, across three offices, a conference room and open workstations. The property includes a 2,400-square-foot landscaped backyard, as well as an equally-sized front yard along Park and Throop Avenues.

Amenities include a multi-purpose community room, community kitchen, on-site laundry, bike storage and a computer room. Nearest transit options are the J, M, Z and G trains as well as multiple Brooklyn-bound buses.

Qualifying New Yorkers can apply for the affordable apartments until October 16, 2018. Residents of Brooklyn Community Board 3 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.

If you don’t qualify for the housing lotteries mentioned, visit’s no-fee rentals page for other apartment deals in the city.


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