Affordable Housing

Apply for a chance to rent an apartment in Norwood, the Bronx for as little as $865 a month

By Nathan Tempey  | March 6, 2018 - 1:00PM

The apartments are in a new, 11-story, mixed-income building on Webster Avenue, near the New York Botanical Garden.

Marin Architects

The city is taking applications for 117 discounted apartments in Norwood, the Bronx through the housing lottery.

The apartments are studios and one, two, and three bedrooms in a building at 400 East 203 St. The rest of the units in the 11-story building will rent for market rates.

The discounted apartments are allotted for households in four income bands, ranging altogether from $31,989-$143,910 a year. At the lowest end, studios will rent for $865 a month. At the highest, three bedrooms will rent for $2,302 a month. 

Full income eligibility and rent details are here:



The newly constructed building will have security cameras, a gym, a recreation room, laundry, and multiple terraces. It's on Webster Avenue at East 203rd, six blocks from the 205th Street D station, and five blocks from the Botanical Garden Metro-North station. It's about 55 minutes to Midtown on the D train during rush hour. The trip into Grand Central is about 30 minutes on the Harlem line.

If you are 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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