Affordable Housing

Apply to rent a Midwood apartment starting at $1,350 a month

By Donna M. Airoldi  | August 6, 2018 - 1:00PM

A rendering of 1930 Avenue M, where two bedrooms will start at $1,990 a month.


Applications are open for 15 newly constructed apartments at 1930 Avenue M, in Midwood, Brooklyn, through the city housing lottery.

The apartments are studios, one bedrooms, and two bedrooms set aside for people in multiple income brackets spanning $46,286-$146,510 for one to five people. Rents start at $1,350 a month, for a studio. The units are for households earning up to 130 percent of the area median income. There will be 48 apartments in total, with the remaining ones available at market rates.

Full income eligibility and rent details are here:


The smoke-free building, named M Tower, will be located at the corner of Ocean Avenue. Listed amenities include rooftop access with a recreation area and a laundry room. Two of the two bedrooms will have balconies.

The Avenue M station for the Q train is four blocks away. Shops and restaurants are along the avenue.

If you’re interested and think you might qualify for one of these apartments, you can create a profile and apply online via NYC Housing Connect. For details on this particular lottery, click here. Don’t apply more than once, or you could be disqualified.

Note: Brick Underground is in no way affiliated with New York City’s Department of Housing Preservation and Development or the Housing Development Corporation. If you are interested in applying to this or other affordable housing developments, please go to the NYC Housing Connect website for information and instructions.


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