There are still affordable housing units available for Capitol Towers, 18-story mixed-use building at 254 West 51st Street in Midtown West, Manhattan. Designed by Edward F. Fanning for the Knights of Columbus, the pre-war Renaissance-revival structure yields 278 residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 28 units for residents at 130 to 165 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $73,955 to $177,210.
Amenities include pet-friendly policies, security cameras, an elevator, mail room, a shared laundry room, and an on-site resident manager. Units come with intercoms, air conditioning, and hardwood floors. Tenants are responsible for electricity and gas for cooking.
At 130 percent of the AMI, there are 13 studios with a monthly rent of $2,071 for incomes ranging from $73,955 to $124,150. At 165 percent of the AMI, there are 15 one-bedrooms with a monthly rent of $3,022 for incomes ranging from $106,938 to $177,210.
Prospective renters must meet income and household size requirements to apply for these apartments. Applications must be postmarked or submitted online no later than October 20, 2021.