The affordable housing lottery has launched for Debevoise Senior Housing, an eight-story residential building at 40 Debevoise Street in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The 55,158-square-foot development is being constructed through the Senior Affordable Rental Apartments and Inclusionary Housing Programs of the New York City Housing Preservation & Development and will yield 65 units. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 44 units for residents at 50 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $0 to $51,200.
Residential amenities include a shared laundry room, recreation room, community center, bike storage lockers, and outdoor areas. Units will have air conditioning, energy-efficient appliances, and hardwood floors.
At 50 percent of the AMI, there are 26 studios with a $0 monthly rent for incomes ranging from $0 to $45,500; and 18 one-bedrooms with a $1,158 monthly rent for incomes ranging from $0 to $51,200.
Individuals or households that have at least one household member who is 62 years of age or older at the time of application and meet the income and household size. Applications must be postmarked or submitted online no later than May 18, 2021.