The affordable housing lottery has launched for 249 North 5th Street, a seven-story mixed-use building in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The 42,000-square-foot development is also addressed as 70 Havemeyer Street and yields 48 units. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 15 units for residents at 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $73,920 to $167,570.
Amenities includes bike storage lockers, shared laundry room, gym, recreation room, rooftop terrace, and a garage. Units will have air conditioning, dishwashers, and energy-efficient appliances.
At 130 percent of the AMI, there are three studios with a $2,156 monthly rent for incomes ranging from $73,920 to $124,150; four one-bedrooms with a $2,245 monthly rent for incomes ranging from $76,972 to $139,620; and eight two-bedrooms with a $2,710 monthly rent for incomes ranging from $92,915 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 27, 2021.