Affordable Housing

Housing lottery offers 110 rent-stabilized apartments at a new development in the Bronx

  • New Yorkers who earn $101,109 to $198,250 are eligible to apply
  • You must submit your application online or postmark it no later than Feb. 12th
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By Celia Young  |
February 1, 2024 - 9:30AM
The 12-story building at 2072 Anthony Ave. in the Tremont neighborhood of the Bronx.

The 12-story building at 2072 Anthony Ave. has studios as well as one- and two-bedroom apartments.

NYC Housing Connect

Housing lottery applications are open for 110 rent-stabilized apartments at a new development in the Tremont neighborhood of the Bronx. New Yorkers who earn $101,109 to $198,250 are eligible to apply, depending on the size of the household. Rents start at $2,949 for a studio.

The building at 2072 Anthony Ave. has parking spaces, bike storage lockers, a shared laundry room, and a recreation room. It’s located between the Tremont Avenue and 182-183 streets subway stations that serve the B and D trains.

Applications must be submitted online or postmarked no later than Feb. 12th.

Developer Arben Mitaj first filed plans to build the 12-story building in 2020. The property, located between 180th Street and East Burnside Avenue, now holds 111 units total.

The rent-stabilized apartments are set aside for New Yorkers earning from 130 percent of the area median income (AMI)—a metric that depends on how many people you live with. Currently the AMI for New York City is $127,100 for a three-person household. The apartments available include studios, one-, and two-bedroom apartments. 

There are 59 one-bedroom apartments available for households earning from $108,172 to $165,230. The rent for these apartments is $3,155 per month. 

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.

Winning a rent-stabilized apartment can be life changing: Rent increases are capped and lease renewals are automatic, providing long-term stability for NYC renters. Need more information on how the housing lottery works? Check out “6 steps for applying to NYC's affordable housing lottery.”

For some advice from successful applicants read “How to land a rental apartment through NYC's affordable housing lottery.” And if you or someone you know is having trouble with the application process, consider reaching out to a housing ambassador in the community.

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 these or other affordable housing developments, please go to NYC Housing Connect for information and instructions.

Have you successfully won an apartment through the affordable housing lottery? If you have first-person advice to share about the process, we’d love to hear from you. Please send us an email. We respect all requests for anonymity.

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Celia Young

Senior Writer

Celia Young is a senior writer at Brick Underground where she covers New York City residential real estate. She graduated from Brandeis University and previously covered local business at the Milwaukee Business Journal, entertainment at Madison Magazine, and commercial real estate at Commercial Observer. She currently resides in Brooklyn.

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