RXR has pledged to contribute $100,000 dollars toward the construction of a new community kitchen and educational space at 805 East 139th Street in Mott Haven, South Bronx. Led by East Side Housing Settlement, one of the oldest community-based non-profit organizations in The Bronx, the Community Teaching Kitchen will provide on-site training and certification programs for 50 students per year.
Thessalonica Court in Mott Haven, The Bronx has become the nation’s first affordable housing property to achieve both Enterprise Green Communities and the WELL Building Standard certifications. Working in collaboration, Enterprise and The International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) debuted the joint certification program for affordable buildings in 2019 to encourage developers to build healthier buildings for the country’s most vulnerable populations.
Permits have been filed for a 13-story mixed-use building at 315 Grand Concourse in Mott Haven, The Bronx. Located between East 138th and East 140th Streets, the interior lot is steps from the 138th Street-Grand Concourse subway station, serviced by the 4 and 5 trains. Yechial Lichtenstein of Mint Development Corp. is listed as the owner behind the applications.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for 425 Grand Concourse, a 26-story mixed-use building in Mott Haven, The Bronx. Designed by Dattner Architects, the structure yields 277 residences, a neighborhood supermarket, a community health center, a cultural center, and a 30,000-square-foot educational facility for CUNY’s Hostos Community College. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 248 units for residents at 30 to 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $15,360 to $192,400.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for Third at Bankside, two 25-story towers and one 17-story building atop an eight-story podium at 2401 3rd Avenue in Mott Haven, The Bronx. Designed by Hill West Architects with interiors by Whitehall Interiors and developed by Brookfield Properties, the structure yields 450 residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 134 units for residents at 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $61,543 to $167,570.