Affordable Housing

These Clinton Hill apartments are available for as low as $735 a month

By Nathan Tempey  | March 27, 2018 - 9:00AM

The apartments are in the building at 555 Waverly Ave., which is at the corner of Atlantic Avenue.


Applications are open for 38 discounted apartments in a new building in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn through the city housing lottery. 

The apartments are studios and one and two bedrooms at 555 Waverly Ave., set aside for households making $27,086-$57,240 a year. Rents start at $735, for a studio. The building is eight stories tall at the highest points and has 190 apartments in all. The remainder of the units will rent for market rates. The building is described as having a roof deck, a gym, bike storage, a tenant lounge, and for an additional fee, parking. 

Full income eligibility and rent rate details are here:


The building is at Atlantic Avenue, two blocks from the Clinton-Washington C station, and nine blocks from Atlantic Terminal. It's also close to stores, restaurants, and bars on Fulton Street and Washington and Vanderbilt avenues.

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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