Live in Long Island City’s luxurious rental tower, the Hayden, from $947/month

September 21, 2017

Rendering of the Hayden, courtesy of Rockrose Development

The second batch of affordable apartments is now available at the Hayden, a 50-story, 924-unit highrise in the blossoming neighborhood of Long Island City in Queens. Designed by SCLE Architects, the building at 43-25 Hunter Street features amenities like a fitness center, yoga room, basketball court, rooftop solarium, screening room, library and more. Qualifying New Yorkers earning between $34,355 and $57,240 can apply for $947 per month studios, $1,017 per month one-bedrooms and the $1,230 per month two-bedrooms.

43-25 Hunter Street, LIC, The Hayden

43-25 Hunter Street, LIC, The Hayden

43-25 Hunter Street, LIC, The Hayden

In addition to the incredible amenities, the building, developed by Rockrose Development, also offers sweeping, panoramic views of the Manhattan skyline. Found just a few blocks from the Court Square Station with the 7, G, E, and M trains, the Hayden’s central location makes nearly every commute a breeze.

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There is no listed deadline to apply. Residents of Queens Community Board 2 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, or find future market-rate listings at the Hayden here.


Interior photos do not represent the specific units available through the housing lottery, all photos courtesy of Rockrose Development

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