The affordable housing lottery has launched for Williamsbridge Gardens, a pair of eight-story residential buildings at 713 East 211th Street and 718 East 212th Street in Williamsbridge, The Bronx. Designed by MHG Architects and developed by L+M Development Partners, the structures yield 170 residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 84 units for residents at 40 to 80 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $0 to $132,400.
Amenities include 24/7 front desk security, a landscaped interior courtyard, community room with kitchenette, computer lab, children’s library, exercise room, shared laundry room, bike room, and on-site social services by the Center For Urban Community Services. Tenants are responsible for electricity.
At 40 percent of the AMI, there are ten units for incomes ranging from $0 to $57,640. At 50 percent of the AMI, there are 16 units for incomes ranging from $33,086 to $72,050. At 60 percent of the AMI, there are ten units for incomes ranging from $39,943 to $86,460. At 70 percent of the AMI, there are 34 units for incomes ranging from $51,806 to $115,850. At 80 percent of the AMI, there are 14 units for incomes ranging from $59,486 to $132,400.
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 18, 2022.