Affordable Housing

Apply to rent a Bronx apartment for as little as $1,450 a month

By Nathan Tempey  | January 12, 2018 - 9:00AM

The four-story building on Cruger Avenue is around the corner from the Allerton Avenue 2, 5 station.


Applications are open for five discounted rental apartments in a new building in Allerton, the Bronx through the city housing lottery.

The apartments are one and two bedrooms in a four-story, 15-apartment building at 2547 Cruger Ave. The lottery units are set aside for households making $49,715-$124,020, with rents set at $1,450 for the one bedrooms, and $1,800 and $1,900 for the two bedrooms.

Full income eligibility details are here:


The building is around the corner from the Allerton Avenue 2 and 5 station, and near the New York Botanical Garden.


For more details, click here.

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. 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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