The units, studios, and one-, two-, and three-bedrooms, are reserved for people in several income brackets, from one-person households making $15,532 to six-person households making $132,840. Rents for the apartments start at $396 for a one bedroom, for a single person making $15,532-$20,040.
Rent for apartments on the top end of the range look to be about in line with market rates—the median rent for the 14 apartments currently listed through Zillow is $1,941.
Full details on the income restrictions are here:
The buildings, back to back at 1939 West Farms Rd. and 1926 Longfellow Ave., are 45 minutes from Midtown via the 2 and 5 trains a block away at West Farms Square-East Tremont Avenue. The same trip is about an hour on the BxM10 express bus, which stops a half mile away.
If you're interested and think you might qualify for one of these buildings, you can create a profile and apply online via NYC Housing Connect. Don't apply more than once, or you could be disqualified.
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