The affordable housing lottery has launched for Washington Manor Apartments, an eight-story residential building at 1969 Washington Avenue in East Tremont, The Bronx. The development yields 46,976 square feet and is designed by OCV Architects. Available on NYC Housing Connect are nine units for residents at 60 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $39,120 to $77,340.
Residential amenities include a garage, a shared laundry room, and security cameras. Half of the units will go to community board residents and five percent of the units will go to New York City employees.
At 60 percent of the AMI, there are six one-bedrooms with a $1,141 monthly rent for incomes ranging from $39,120 to $64,440 and three two-bedrooms with a $1,381 monthly rent for incomes ranging from $47,349 to $77,340.
Prospective renters must meet income and household size requirements to apply for these apartments. Applications must be postmarked or submitted online no later than June 1, 2021.