Today’s housing lottery round-up features nine buildings in The Bronx, Queens, and Brooklyn with available affordable units on Housing Connect with deadlines closing within the next seven days.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for 2692 Creston Avenue, an eight-story residential building in Fordham, The Bronx. Designed by Gerald J. Caliendo, the structure yields 19,111 square feet and 16 residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are four units for residents at 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $63,429 to $167,570.
Permits have been filed for a 12-story residential building at 2702 Creston Avenue in Fordham, The Bronx. Located between East Kingsbridge Road and East 196th Street, the interior lot is near both Kingsbridge Road subway stations, serviced by the B, D, and 4 trains. Spaxel is listed as the owner behind the applications.
The affordable housing lottery is open for The Grand Apartments, 94 newly built units across three buildings in the South Bronx‘s Mount Hope and Fordham neighborhoods. All three 12-story properties are developed by Thorobird Companies and designed by GF55 Partners. 220 East 178th Street yields 43,291 square feet with 52 residential units and ground-floor community facility space. 225 East 179th Street comprises 33,602 square feet with 37 residential units, and 2195 Morris Avenue has 52,005 square feet with 49 residential units. Available on NYC Housing Connect are a mix of studios and one-, two-, and three-bedroom units for residents at 30 to 80 percent of the area median income, ranging in eligible income from $0 to $112,800.
The Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) is now reviewing updated proposals to renovate the landmarked Episcopal St. James Church and redevelop the parish’s campus at 2500 Jerome Avenue in the Fordham section of The Bronx. The updates arrive as an attempt to strengthen the dialogue between the religious structure and the proposed residential building.