Affordable Senior Housing Coming to 31-07 31st Street in Astoria, Queens

Rendering courtesy of SLCE Architects

A new mixed-use development with 100 percent affordable senior housing will be built at 31-07 31st Street in Astoria, Queens. Development team HANAC and Mega Development were chosen by the city’s Department of Housing Preservation and Development to bring 135 affordable senior homes, a community center, and commercial space to the city-owned site. The proposal is part of HPD’s Seniors First initiative, with a goal to serve 30,000 senior households by 2026.

Formerly homeless seniors will be allocated 30 percent of the residences as well as social services. A stand-alone community center will offer services ranging from technology training to substance abuse support and counseling for LGBTQ seniors.

“This Administration has made meeting the needs of our city’s seniors a top priority in advancing our ambitious affordable housing plan,” said HPD Commissioner Louise Carroll. “This project promises to transform this City-owned site into a thriving, affordable community for aging New Yorkers and a hub of activity for the neighborhood. I want to thank HANAC and Mega Development for their incredible work on such a dynamic development plan.”

Additional components in the SLCE-designed structure include a backyard and a recreational rooftop terrace. 31-07 31st Street will also have ground-floor retail space.

An estimated completion date has not been announced.

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60 Comments on "Affordable Senior Housing Coming to 31-07 31st Street in Astoria, Queens"

  1. Wat do I need how much money??

  2. Windows about 15 feet away from N and Q elevated train tracks. Good thing it’s for older folks they prolly won’t hear those trains anyway. Also what a shocker that they will replace a public parking lot with apartments. NYC has too much affordable parking space.

  3. I would like to have an application for the senior home

  4. Gustavo Carriel | January 17, 2021 at 8:38 pm | Reply

    Necesito un departamento reúno todos los requisitos

  5. I would like to have an application for the senior home – and some more information and prices please.
    Thank you.

  6. william mendoza | January 17, 2021 at 9:30 pm | Reply

    Please can you send me an application I’m 65 years old..

  7. I’d like to have a application for senior home. Please send me the application form. Thank you.

  8. I would like to have more information and the application form.

  9. I’d like to have a application for senior home. Please send me the application form. Thank you.

  10. I would like to have a Application for senior affordable home. Please send me a application form. Thank you.

  11. Patricia M Duran | January 17, 2021 at 10:53 pm | Reply

    Please send me application.

  12. How do we apply? How do we get an application??????????????????????

  13. With all the empty lots and abandoned buildings in every BOROUGH the only place you could
    fine to build a senior Affordable
    Development is next to a noisy
    Smoking trains
    So typical
    They old crazy not going to live
    Long

  14. How to apply plz

  15. A good neighbor | January 17, 2021 at 11:51 pm | Reply

    Why does everyone requesting an application via the comment section on this page?

  16. Beverly Anderson | January 18, 2021 at 12:21 am | Reply

    I would like an application please

  17. Wonderful News!
    Would love some additional info, requirements, application, etc.
    Thanks much!

  18. Me gustaria una solicitud para mi y mi esposa tenemos 72,73 anos de edad

  19. Yolanda Del Mundo | January 18, 2021 at 3:04 am | Reply

    Im a senior and very much interested to avail of senior home housing in Astoria. Please provide more info. Appreciate if you can send an application. Thank you
    .

  20. Thomas G Siswandi | January 18, 2021 at 3:05 am | Reply

    I need a Room

  21. How can I get a application for the senior affordable home on 31-07 31St Astoria,NY.

  22. Freda Schaffler | January 18, 2021 at 6:35 am | Reply

    Please send me more information on how to apply.

  23. The bots can’t even be BOThered to change their wording around now. YIMBY needs to implement anti bot measures when commenting. I suggest a Captcha.

  24. Filipo Balbontin | January 18, 2021 at 8:35 am | Reply

    Filipo. Me gustaria recibir Information por favor como se puede aplicar

  25. Please send me application for the apartment at that location
    .thank you

  26. Dolores Celia Figueroa de Varen | January 18, 2021 at 8:46 am | Reply

    I would like an application
    I’m senior. Low income
    Thank you

  27. I would like to know more about this project.

  28. Teresa Valentin | January 18, 2021 at 9:08 am | Reply

    Hello where can i get the application?

  29. dimitrios nikolopoulos | January 18, 2021 at 9:48 am | Reply

    Please Someone pushed and thank you Someone pushed and thank you

  30. Please send me an application form

  31. Please send me an application form.

  32. Hector Larancuent | January 18, 2021 at 10:30 am | Reply

    Tengo 66 año de edad y me gustaria optener aplicaciones para una vivienda en Queens o Brooklyn la necesito urgente

  33. Please send me an application. I am a Senior Citizen. Thank You

  34. Please tell me how to apply, thankyou.

  35. Please can you send me an application for my 71 year old mother…

  36. Please will be a blessing. Please application

  37. How would I apply

  38. Anthony Coppola | January 18, 2021 at 1:18 pm | Reply

    I’m a senior. I live in Florida Jacksonville Florida I’m interested in moving back to the Astoria New York grew up there I’m 67 can you send me some information cost how much it cost to live there now and application to to qualify thank you.

  39. Please send information on how to apply.

  40. Please email me on how to apply, or please send application, thanks.

  41. Anthony. Burdier | January 19, 2021 at 5:37 am | Reply

    Please add me to your list for apt.also please E.mail application thank you

  42. Anthony. Burdier | January 19, 2021 at 6:15 am | Reply

    Please can you send me an application or add me for a single room apt. Thanks

  43. Anthony. Burdier | January 19, 2021 at 6:27 am | Reply

    Can you please add me to the list
    Or send me a application

  44. Gail Foston-Gailyard | January 21, 2021 at 6:10 pm | Reply

    I would like information on how to
    Obtain a application
    Thank you
    Dennis Foston

  45. I would like 3 applications,please.

  46. I was apply for this affordable apartment for seniors on Jan 17, 2021. I still waiting for the application form. Would you please sending me the application form by mail or email? My address is: 3160 36th street, Apt.1R, Astoria, NY 11106
    Thank you ?

  47. Please can I you send application, thank you.

  48. Please send me a application

  49. Need.home.low.income.all.pepul

  50. My name is Sarah C. Li. I feel so badly for missed Application’s appointment on Aug,30,2021. I wonder if you can give me another chance to reschedule for Application appointment I will really really appreciated. Thank you so much?.

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