This 13-story, 108-unit building offers a mix of affordable supportive, senior (AIRS) and low-income family housing with 68 studios, 21 one-bedroom and 19 two-bedroom apartments. Resident amenities abound, including a community room, learning center with computers, a library, laundry room and bike room. A landscaped rear yard and landscaped roof terrace provide two large outdoor areas for the multi-generational and mixed population of residents to enjoy together. As an AIRS building, each floor also has a lounge area which will be part of an expanded elevator lobby.
Designed to LEED Platinum standards, this transit-oriented development (subway is within 100 feet) includes a photovoltaic array and two non-accessible green roofs.
Financing for the project is provided by NYC Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) Supportive Housing Loan Program, NYSERDA and 9% Low-Income Housing Tax Credits.