The affordable housing lottery has launched for Trio, a ten-story mixed-use building at 27-19 Thomson Avenue in Long Island City, Queens. Developed by Thomson Development, the structure yields 30 residences and 5,039 square feet of lower-level retail space. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 11 units for residents at 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $88,835 to $187,330.
Amenities include pet-friendly policies, bike storage lockers, package lockers, a doorman, concierge, gym, media room, recreation room, common area Wi-Fi, and multiple terraces including a rooftop terrace with BBQ grills and lounge areas. Residences come equipped with a dishwasher, air conditioning, hardwood floors, charging outlets with USB ports, smart controls for heating and cooling, washers and dryers, name-brand kitchen appliances, countertops, and finishes, and a patio or balcony. Tenants are responsible for electricity, which includes heat and hot water.
At 130 percent of the AMI, there is one studio with a monthly rent of $2,591 for incomes ranging from $88,835 to $138,840; seven one-bedrooms with a monthly rent of $2,738 for incomes ranging from $93,875 to $156,130; and three two-bedrooms with a monthly rent of $3,223 for incomes ranging from $110,503 to $187,330.
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 4, 2022.