Park Haven Apartments Now In Progress at 345 St. Ann’s Avenue in Mott Haven, The Bronx

Rendering of Park Haven Apartments - EDI InternationalRendering of Park Haven Apartments - EDI International

Construction has started on Park Haven Apartments, a new mixed-income apartment complex in Mott Haven, The Bronx. Located at the corner of East 142nd Street and St. Ann’s Avenue, the ten-story building includes 178 residential units, a ground-level grocery store, and community facilities.

As an affordable housing project, units will only be marketed to households earning 30 to 80 percent of area median income (AMI). This distribution is meant to provide a higher percentage of deeply affordable units and closely reflects the income of current residents of the neighborhood. Fifty units are designated as permanent supportive housing for homeless individuals and families.

Designed by SLCE, the largely brick building comprises 180,000 square feet and was designed to meet Passive House sustainability standards. This includes the installation of rooftop solar panels by Bright Power and extremely efficient enclosure systems to help maintain internal temperatures without the use of electricity. As a result, occupants are expected to incur lower utility costs.

The project team, which also includes The Community Builders and BronxWorks, recently achieved a Building of Excellence award from the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority for design of the low-carbon emitting structure.

“We’re proud to bring high-quality apartment homes and a much-needed grocery store to the Mott Haven neighborhood,” said Desiree Andrepont, senior project manager at The Community Builders. “This mixed-use development providing housing, education, and economic opportunity for New Yorkers in The Bronx would not be possible without the help of our partners and neighbors.”

The ground-floor grocery store and community facility will occupy 14,000 square feet and 7,000 square feet, respectively. BronxWorks will eventually open a workforce development program within the community space.

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39 Comments on "Park Haven Apartments Now In Progress at 345 St. Ann’s Avenue in Mott Haven, The Bronx"

  1. Hi,

    You need to double check the address b/c this building is not up on that corner

  2. Mott Haven resident | December 15, 2019 at 9:46 am | Reply

    This is not accurate. This will be a welcome addition to the community however construction is nowhere near complete. Building has not even topped off yet, let alone framed out. Looks like it hasn’t gone past site and foundation work yet. Still has a ways to go.

  3. I think it’s a great idea and the building looks beautiful. I very much want to live there I am a bronx resident and I have a cityphelps voucher for a one bedroom apartment just for me alone.

  4. This sounds so nice and looks beautiful for the neighborhood and community! I hope I can qualify for housing here…

  5. I want to if can qualified to live in one of those apartments I make only 20,000 a year

  6. ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL COMPLEX. YES I AM IN A SEARCH OF APARTMENT HUNTING. I NEED A ONE BEDROOM APARTMENT BADLY. CAN YOU PLEASE ASSIST ME. THANKYOU VERY MUCH

  7. Madeline vizcarrondo | December 16, 2019 at 6:40 am | Reply

    How do people apply or where do they get applications for these apartments . Thanks

  8. How much for a one bedroom

  9. Sounds like a win win housing community.

  10. Hard to believe Google earth still has it as a empty lot.

    • Awilda RODRIGUEZ | March 10, 2021 at 8:34 pm | Reply

      That’s because it’s still an empty lot. Its adjacent to my church. Construction has NOT started.

  11. How can I apply for the park haven apartments? I have a 13 years old daughter who had a bone marrow transplant in January and the building where I’m staying isn’t safe for her immune system. So any information would be helpful. Thank you

  12. I would like a two bedroom how to apply the built is beautiful

  13. James Osei-Owusu | December 17, 2019 at 1:53 am | Reply

    Amazing Apt.

  14. How do I optain an application and do they accept Section 8

  15. Concerned reader | December 18, 2019 at 11:43 am | Reply

    This building only just had the groundbreaking. This is inaccurate. Please fact check.

  16. I thought this was going to be a combo senior, homeless & mental health building. I thought they were trying to get rid of the homeless from Brooklyn who are from the Bronx? This is such a rosey article. Tell the truth. -Mott Haven Resident

  17. The building won’t be done until Winter 2021. I think it’s crazy that it won’t have underground parking when there are so many apartments. These architects aren’t considering the people that drive when they throw a building in every available space in NY.

    • Undetground parking is an added expense. Ususally operated by a garage network who leases it. Itsonly prwctical if u can rwnt them for 250 or more a month. With 50 cars. 12500 a month for 50 cars. 275000 a year. 5.5 million over 20 yrs. It can pay for itself.

      • I’m valid candidate and I reside in the Bronx area and I would like to apply and know the application process I’m looking for a one bedroom, very responsible.

  18. Assiatoudiallo | June 11, 2020 at 11:19 pm | Reply

    Very good.how to apply for an apartment in this building?

  19. VERY NICE, HOW DO I APPLY

  20. Hi im want application please for the apartments

  21. Hello! Where do I apply? Can someone help me out with this?

  22. Damien Holloway | January 5, 2021 at 6:18 pm | Reply

    How do I apply

  23. Yudelissa Piantini | January 14, 2021 at 11:41 am | Reply

    I live across the street but I would love to apply.. can someone help me?

  24. El lunes 18 pase por el frente de ese edificio me gustaría aplicar para un apartamento se ve muy buen sitio,,donde aplicar?

  25. Me gustaría aplicar para este apartamento

  26. looking for AFFORDABLE housing I just retired couple months ago I need the info so could apply

  27. Mirian Triunfel | February 2, 2021 at 10:18 pm | Reply

    How can I do the application

  28. Mirian Triunfel | February 2, 2021 at 10:20 pm | Reply

    How can I do the application?

  29. Estoy en busca de apartamento y pase por el frente del edificio en construcción está muy bonito y me gustaría aplicar ,donde consigo la aplicación,?

  30. submitted my application for this place . Fingers crossed

  31. For everyone looking for applications, they are on the NYC Housing Connect website only.

  32. Karen williams | March 3, 2021 at 12:22 am | Reply

    How can I apply for an apartment

  33. Blessing to the community

  34. Aminata Sakanuko | March 9, 2021 at 7:52 am | Reply

    Hi can you please send me the application to this project I need 2bedroom me and my 4 kids we leaving one bedroom apartments is two small for us please help me to apply this project thanks

  35. Angela Foster Blackwell | April 1, 2021 at 11:02 am | Reply

    Hi my name is mrs Angela Foster Blackwell
    my family &i are in shelter not because of non payment for rent but because the apartment we was infested with rats and i have custody of my twins 12year old grandsons my husband and and i are trying so hard to find a place for the family because the boys are very good kids for they age because they mom pass on

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