The affordable housing lottery has launched for 1044 Bedford Avenue, a seven-story residential building in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. The 16,335-square-foot development was designed by Hany Rizkalla Architect and developed by Prime Rok Real Estate, and yields 24 affordable housing units. Available on NYC Housing Connect are five units for residents at 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $70,286 to $167,570.
Residential amenities include bike storage lockers, a gym, virtual doorman, security cameras, a recycling center, and a rooftop terrace. Units will have washer/dryers, dishwashers, energy-efficient appliances, air conditioning, and charging outlets with USB ports.
At 130 percent of the AMI, there are four one-bedrooms with a $2,050 monthly rent for incomes ranging from $70,286 to $139,620; one two-bedroom with a $2,350 monthly rent for incomes ranging from $48,892 to $77,340; and eight three-bedrooms with a $1,510 monthly rent for incomes ranging from $80,572 to $167,570.
Prospective renters must meet income and household size requirements to apply for these apartments. Applications must be postmarked or submitted online no later than May 14, 2021.