The affordable housing lottery has launched for Caton Flats, a 14-story mixed-use residential building at 800 Flatbush Avenue in Flatbush, Brooklyn. Designed by Magnusson Architecture And Planning and developed through a partnership between BRP Companies, Housing Preservation and Development, the Housing Development Corporation, and the Caribbean-American Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the structure will also yield 5,000 square feet of supplemental community space owned and operated by the Caribbean American Chamber of Commerce and Industry and 10,000 square feet of local retail. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 254 units for residents at 40 to 165 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $21,635 to $244,200.
Amenities include a doorman and an on-site resident manager, a shared laundry room, electric car charging stations, gym with yoga studio, bike storage lockers, package lockers, and outdoor terraces. Units include dishwashers, hardwood floors, heating and cooling units, custom kitchen cabinetry, quartz countertops, and Danze by Gerber fixtures.
At 40 percent of the AMI, there are 27 units ranging from studios to three-bedrooms for incomes ranging from $21,635 to $59,200. At 60 percent of the AMI, there are 37 units ranging from studios to three-bedrooms for incomes ranging from $33,360 to $88,800. At 110 percent of the AMI, there are 63 units ranging from studios to three-bedrooms for incomes ranging from $52,663 to $162,800. At 165 percent of the AMI, there are 127 units ranging from studios to three-bedrooms for incomes ranging from $70,046 to $244,200.
Prospective renters must meet income and household size requirements to apply for these apartments. Applications must be postmarked or submitted online no later than August 25, 2021.