Lottery opens for 32 low-income units designed for seniors in Hunts Point, from $1,487/month

July 1, 2022

Image courtesy of the NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development

A housing lottery launched this week for 32 low-income units at a new development in the Bronx. Located at 661 Manida Street in Hunts Point, the 8-story building offers seniors newly constructed residences and a variety of amenities. New Yorkers earning 80 percent of the area median income, or between $54,343 for a single person and $85,440 for a household of two, are eligible to apply for the apartments, ranging from $1,487/month studios to $1,583/month one-bedrooms.

Developed by Josil Group and designed by Rise Architecture, the building’s amenities include bike storage lockers, a shared laundry room, a fitness center, and a recreation room. The building’s units include name-brand kitchen appliances, countertops and finishes, air conditioning, and intercom systems, according to Yimby.

The property is close to the 2, 5, and 6 subway strains which are accessible at the nearby Longwood Avenue, Hunts Point Avenue, and Intervale Avenue subway stations.

Qualifying New Yorkers can apply for the affordable units until August 30, 2022. 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’s no-fee rentals page for other apartment deals in the city.


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