The affordable housing lottery has launched for The Crossing at Jamaica Station, a 30-story mixed-use residential building at 147-40 Archer Avenue in Jamaica, Queens. Designed by FXCollaborative and developed by BRP Companies, the structure yields 539 residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 75 units for residents at 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $68,915 to $192,400.
Residents will have access to a wide range of amenities including a garage, bike storage lockers, shared laundry room, gym, media room, recreation room, children’s playroom, a doorman, an on-site resident manager, and a landscaped roof garden. Units include floor-to-ceiling windows, name-brand appliances and finishes, and hardwood floors.
At 130 percent of the AMI, there are six studios with a monthly rent of $1,946 for incomes ranging from $68,915 to $124,150; 29 one-bedrooms with a monthly rent of $2,442 for incomes ranging from $86,195 to $139,620; 36 two-bedrooms with a monthly rent of $2,943 for incomes ranging from $104,092 to $167,570; and four three-bedrooms with a monthly rent of $3,391 for incomes ranging from $120,206 to $192,400.
Prospective renters must meet income and household size requirements to apply for these apartments. Applications must be postmarked or submitted online no later than August 11, 2021.