The affordable housing lottery has launched for Betances Senior Residence, a Passive House senior housing building at 445 East 142nd Street in Mott Haven, The Bronx. The 12,000-square-foot development is designed by COOKFOX Architects and is developed by Breaking Ground. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 78 units for residents at 30 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $0 to $53,700.
Amenities include fitness room, computer room, library, a shared laundry room, community room, security guard, and landscaped courtyard outdoor terrace.
At 30 percent of the AMI, there are 57 studios with a $0 monthly rent for incomes ranging from $0 to $47,750, and 21 one-bedrooms with a $0 monthly rent for incomes ranging from $0 to $53,700,
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 9, 2021.