Applications are open for 21 discounted apartments in a new mixed-income building in Astoria, across the street from the Socrates Sculpture Park.
The units are part of an eight-story, 103-apartment elevator building at 1106 31st Dr. that is otherwise market-rate. The building has a mail room, a lounge, parking, a bike room, a gym, a roof deck, bike storage, a live-in-super, a doorman, security, and free wifi in the common areas. At least some of the apartments have terraces and balconies, and they are advertised as having in-unit washer/dryers.
The below-market-rate apartments are set aside for households making $31,612-$57,240, with single people at the lowest $8,500 of that eligible for studios renting for $867.
The building is a 15-minute walk from the Broadway N and W stops, and a 7-minute walk from the new Astoria ferry stop.
If you're interested and think you might qualify for one of these buildings, you can create a profile and apply online via NYC Housing Connect. Don't apply more than once, or you could be disqualified.
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