Nearly 200 affordable apartments up for grabs in the South Bronx, from $548/month

Posted On Thu, June 28, 2018 By

Posted On Thu, June 28, 2018 By In affordable housing, Bronx, housing lotteries

The Mulberry via PRCNY & Camber Property Group

Across two brand new affordable housing buildings in the South Bronx, there are 191 units available. The Hemlock, at 1000 Fox Street, and the Mulberry, at 960 Simpson Street, have a mix of studios, one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments as part of a newly launched housing lottery. Qualifying New Yorkers earning 40 and 100 percent of the area median income can apply for the units, which range from a $548/month studio to a $1,831/month three-bedroom.

The Hemlock via PRCNY & Camber Property Group

Amenities at the buildings include a fitness center, on-site laundry, parking and community rooms. Located in the Longwood neighborhood of the Bronx, the rental buildings sit closest to the 2 and 5 trains at Simpson Street and 6 trains at Hunts Point Avenue.

Qualifying New Yorkers can apply for the affordable units at 1000 Fox Street and 960 Simpson Street until August 27, 2018. Fifty percent of units are reserved for residents of Bronx Community Board 2. 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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