City officials, project partners, and community leaders recently joined to celebrate the commencement of construction at Dekalb Commons, a three-building affordable housing complex in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. Designed by Magnusson Architecture & Planning and developed in partnership by the Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation and St. Nicks Alliance, the buildings are currently addressed as 652 Dekalb Avenue, 639 Dekalb Avenue, and 1187 Fulton Street.
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The affordable housing lottery has launched for Horizon HDFC, a 12-story mixed-use co-op building at 3595 Broadway in Hamilton Heights, Manhattan. Designed by Magnusson Architecture & Planning, the structure yields 43 residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 10 units for residents at 130 to 165 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $113,500 to $251,625.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for Casa Celina, 16-story senior housing development located at 1001 Thieriot Avenue in Soundview, The Bronx. Designed by Magnusson Architecture and Planning and developed by Xenolith Partners, The Kretchmer Companies, Jewish Association Serving the Aging (JASA), ELH Mgmt. LLC, New York City Public Housing Authority (NYCHA), the NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD), and the NYC Housing Development Corporation (HDC), the structure also addressed as 1810 Watson Avenue yields 205 residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 106 units for residents at 50 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $0 to $60,050.
The Barbara Kleiman Men’s Shelter will soon debut at 19 Debevoise Avenue in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, where construction is now underway. The first phase of development includes the conversion of a former nurses’ residence on the defunct Greenpoint Hospital campus into the 200-bed shelter, which is expected to open by October 2025.
Permits have been filed for a nine-story residential building at 31 Bartlett Street in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Located between Throop Avenue and Harrison Avenue, the lot is one block from the Flushing Avenue subway station, serviced by the G train. New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development is listed as the owner behind the applications.