Developers and city agencies recently celebrated the completed of El Borinquen Residences, a new, deeply affordable property in The Bronx. Located at 3401 Third Avenue in the Morrisania neighborhood, the ten-story building houses 148 affordable apartments, including 29 homes for seniors at or below 30 percent Area Median Income (AMI), and 90 units designated for the formerly homeless and youths aging out of foster care. The latter includes access to on-site supportive services.
Permits have been filed for a four-story residential building at 3311 Third Avenue in Morrisania, The Bronx. Located at the intersection of Third Avenue and Weiher Court, the lot is near the Intervale Avenue subway station, serviced by the 2 and 5 trains. Joel Friedman is listed as the owner behind the applications.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for Comunilife Third Avenue-El Borinquen, a ten-story residential building at 3401 Third Avenue in Morrisania, The Bronx. Designed by Alexander Gorlin Architects and developed by Comunilife, the structure yields 148 residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 57 units for residents at 40 to 60 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $17,898 to $72,060.
Permits have been filed for a six-story affordable housing building at 1405 Boston Road in Morrisania, The Bronx. Located between Prospect Avenue and East 170th Street, the lot is within walking distance of the Freeman Street subway station, serviced by the 2 and 5 trains. Frederick Shack of Urban Pathways Inc. is listed as the owner behind the applications.
A new, mixed-use, affordable housing project for low-income seniors has debuted in the Morrisania section of The Bronx. Located at 1074 Washington Avenue, the Trinity-Reverend William James Senior Apartments is constructed on land formerly occupied by a vacant United Methodist church and today comprises a collection of 154 deeply affordable apartments, a 5,400-square-foot social services facility on the ground floor, and recreational amenity spaces for future occupants.