AFFORDABLE APARTMENTS AVAILABLE. (WE’RE SERIOUS).

Thanks to Rob Hollander for the heads up.
 
Rob Hollander is a community activist extraordinaire.  He recently emailed us links to affordable housing units in Chelsea, Midtown, and Ft. Greene.  Rent is such a hardship in this city, and never has it been as spotlighted as in these troubling times.  So if you are eligible I suggest you apply.
 
Applications are available for 78 affordable, studio, 1- and 2-bedroom apartments under construction at 312 Eleventh Avenue Rents for these units will range from $449 to $740.  To be eligible, applicants must have incomes between $19,920 and $38,400 depending on family size and the unit requested.  Applications will be selected by lottery.  Current and eligible residents of Community Board 4 will receive preference for 50 percent of the units.  Applications may requested by mailing a postcard to:
 
312 Eleventh Avenue Apartments
303 Park Avenue South
PMB 1047
New York, NY  10010
 
Applications may also be downloaded at www.phippsny.org/housing_app.html.  Completed applications must be returned by regular mail only (no priority, certified, registered, express or overnight mail will be accepted) to a post office box number that will be listed with the application, and must be postmarked by June 14, 2009.  For more information, visit http://www.nyc.gov/html/hpd/downloads/pdf/chelsea-area-manhattan.pdf.
 
 
Applications are available for 119 affordable, studio, 1- and 2-bedroom apartments under construction at 320 West 38th Street.  Rents for these units will range from $383 to $631.  To be eligible, applicants must have incomes between $17,294 and $38,400 depending on family size and the unit requested.  Applications will be selected by lottery.  Current and eligible residents of Community Board 4 will receive preference for 50 percent of the units.  Applications may requested by mailing a postcard to:
 
38th Street West Towers
One Penn Plaza
Box 6108
New York, NY  10119
 
Completed applications must be returned by regular mail only (no priority, certified, registered, express or overnight mail will be accepted) to a post office box number that will be listed with the application, and must be postmarked by June 19, 2009.  For more information, visit http://www.nyc.gov/html/hpd/downloads/pdf/38th-Street-West-Towers.pdf.
 
DOWNTOWN GREENE APARTMENTS is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for 73 affordable housing rental apartments now under construction at 80 Dekalb Avenue in the Fort Greene section of Brooklyn. Rents from $489 to $803 for incomes between $17,259 and $38,400.
 
Applicants will be required to meet income and additional criteria. Completed Applications must be returned by regular mail only (no priority, certified, registered, express or overnight mail will be accepted) to a post office box number, or its equivalent, that will be listed in the application, and must be postmarked by July 5, 2009. Applications postmarked after July 5, 2009 will be set aside for possible future consideration. Applications will be selected by lottery; applicants who submit more than one application will be disqualified. Preference will be given to New York City residents. Current and eligible residents of Brooklyn Community Board #2 will receive preference for 50% of the units.
No Broker’s Fee or Application Fee Should Be Paid At Anytime in Connection With These Applications.
To request an application, mail a post card to:
DOWNTOWN GREENE APARTMENTS
303 Park Avenue South
PMB 1122
New York, New York 10010
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