Five chances to live near the New York Botanical Garden from $1,450/month

Posted On Thu, January 11, 2018 By

Posted On Thu, January 11, 2018 By In affordable housing, Bronx, housing lotteries

Photo courtesy of New York Botanical Garden

A Bronxdale building located near the Bronx Zoo and the New York Botanical Garden is now accepting applications for five middle-income apartments. Qualifying New Yorkers earning 130 percent of the area median income can apply for $1,450/month one-bedrooms, as well as $1,800/month and $1,900/month two-bedrooms. Located near the 2 and 5 trains, the commute from the rental at 2547 Cruger Avenue to Midtown Manhattan is just under an hour.

Qualifying New Yorkers can apply for the affordable apartments at 245 East 115th Street until February 2, 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.

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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