NYC housing

Rent-Stabalized Greenpoint Tenants Hold Huron Street Demonstration

The protest at 196 Huron St. on Tuesday (courtesy of NYC Housing)

Rent-stabilized tenants of 196 Huron Street held a protest in front of the building on Tuesday evening calling on their landlord to provide long-neglected repairs to their apartments.

196 Huron St. (via Google Maps).

The six-unit apartment building is listed for sale with a $3.5 million asking price and is advertised to be “delivered vacant,” NY1 reports (video via link): Continue reading

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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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