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$2,176 per Month “Affordable” Studios Available in Williamsburg Housing Lottery

188 Humboldt St. (NYC Housing Connect)

Twenty new “affordable” Williamsburg apartments spread among two new developments and priced at 130 percent of the area median income went live on the NYC Housing Connect website today for applicants to try their luck.

At 188 Humboldt St., a seven-story new development just off Montrose Avenue, there are four studio apartments priced at $2,176 per month for one-to-two occupants with an annual household income (AHI) between $74,606 – $97,110. Continue reading

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Lottery for Williamsburg “Affordable” One-Bedroom Units Priced at $2,211 per Month

141 Metropolitan Ave. (Via rennit)

A trio of “affordable” Williamsburg apartments priced at 130 percent of the area median income will hit the housing lottery on September 30th via the NYC Housing Connect website; apply by October 22nd.

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Affordable Williamsburg Apartments at 60% Area Median Income

54 Throop Avenue (via Google Maps)

Five affordable apartments at 54 Throop Ave. are now open to apply for via the NYC Housing Connect website. All five of 54 Throop ave. affordable apartments are priced at 60 percent of the area median income; apply by September 23rd.

The former building located at 54 Throop Ave in 2014 (via Google Maps).

The six-story, 24-unit building between Walton and Wallabout streets replaced a smoked fish processing facility in the former industrial area near the Williamsburg/Bed-Stuy border known as Broadway Triangle.

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10 “Affordable” Apartments Available in Greenpoint and Williamsburg Housing Lottery

128 Huron Street (via Google Maps)

A fresh batch of ten “affordable” apartments in Greenpoint and Williamsburg is now open for applications via the NYC Housing Connect website.

Located in the bullseye of the on-going sewer petroleum vapor epidemic, 128 Huron Street in Greenpoint offers three one-bedroom apartments in the lottery; two of the one-bedrooms are priced at $1,999 for one to two occupants with an annual household income between $68,538 – $111,020. The other one-bedroom apartment is $2,250 per month for one to two occupants with an annual household income between $77,143 – $111,020.

Amenities at 128 Huron St. are listed as stainless steel appliances and a balcony. Apply here by July 19th.

127 Boerum St. (via Google Maps)

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“Affordable” Lottery Opens for McCarren Park Luxury Building

848 Lorimer St. rendering (via NYC Housing Connect)

NYC Housing Connect’s affordable lottery lists 16 new “affordable” apartments at 848 Lorimer St., the luxury development known as the Grand McCarren. The application opens tomorrow; apply by May 14th.

The former New Warsaw Bakery occupied 848 Lorimer St. via Google Maps)

The luxury development is between Nassau and Driggs Avenue at the former site of New Warsaw Bakery facing McCarren Park.

The Grand McCarren is six-stories with 52 residential units and a street-level parking facility and is next to other recent luxury developments bordering the park, 868 and 906 Lorimer Street.

848 Lorimer St.’s affordable lottery lists four units at 80 percent of the area median income level and 12 units at 130 percent of the AMI.

848 Lorimer St. affordable lottery units at 80 percent AMI:

A studio is available for $1,114 per month for one occupant earning between $45,086 – $58,480 per year. Continue reading

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$2,544 for One-Bedroom Apartment in Greenpoint Affordable Housing Lottery

196 Freeman St. (Via NYC Housing Connect)

A handful of new “affordable” apartments have hit the market via the NYC Housing Connect lottery. The former three-story mixed-use building at 196 Freeman St. between Manhattan Avenue and Mcguinness Boulevard was demolished to make way for the construction of the new four-story building with 10 apartments; apply by May 6th.

At 196 Freeman St. a one-bedroom unit is available for $2,544 per month for one to two occupants with an annual household income between $87,223 – $108,550. Market rate one-bedroom units at the building are listed for $2,850 per month.

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‘Affordable’ One-Bedroom Units Start at $2,320 per Month at 80 Ainslie Street

80 Ainslie St. rendering (via NYC Housing Connect)

The NYC Housing Connect has another “affordable” housing lottery open at 80 Ainslie St., where five units are up for grabs with an April 12th deadline to apply.

The four-story mixed-use building from developers Parkview Management has 16 apartments averaging 712 square-feet each with over 4,000 square-feet of commercial retail space on the ground floor. The development is just a short walk from the Metropolitan L/Lorimer G subway stations.

Two one-bedroom units are available for $2,320 per month for one to two occupants with an annual household income between $79,543 – $108,550 per year.

Three two-bedroom units are available for two to four occupants earning between $95,829 – $135,590 per year.

80 Ainslie St. in 2011 (via Google Maps)

The former one and two-story warehouse buildings at the site were razed to make way for the new mixed-used development.

The amenities at 80 Ainslie St. include a laundry room, bike storage, rooftop access, and an elevator.

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Lottery Opens for Nine Affordable Williamsburg Apartments

A total of nine affordable apartments in Williamsburg are now available via the affordable housing lottery at NYC Housing Connect.

Ainslie Tower (467 Keap St.) (Google Maps)

At Ainslie Tower (467 Keap St.) there are three affordable apartments accepting applications through April 3rd. A one-bedroom apartment is $1,058 per month for one to two people with an annual household income between $36,275 – $43,860. Three two-bedroom units are $1,280 per month for two to four people with an annual household income between $43,886 to $50,100.

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Apply for Affordable Apartments at 123 Hope Street

(123 Hope St. rendering via Aufang Architects )

Applications for a fresh batch of 41 affordable apartments at 123 Hope St. in Williamsburg are opening on March 7th, with a May 6th deadline to apply; access the application here.

The 136 unit, seven-story building was designed by Aufang Architects and features studios, one and two bedroom apartments with in-unit washers and dryers and stainless steel appliances.

123 Hope St. under construction (via Google Maps)

At the lowest price point, there are nine studios available at $1,231 per month for one to two occupants with an annual household income between $44,160 and $55,480 per year. Check out the full list of available units and income requirements: Continue reading

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