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About the NYC Affordable Housing Application Process

The lottery for 110 newly constructed studios and 1-bedroom apartments in Jamaica, Queens is now open! This full-service elevator building - which has been designed specifically for senior residents - includes a community room, rooftop garden, library, wellness center, onsite parking, a computer lab, gym, and more. All apartments are for extremely low- and low-income seniors (62 years of age and older), and all applicants will need to qualify for Section 8.

Familiarize yourself with the application process and procedures. Submitted applications are not approved on a first come first serve basis. Applicants are chosen based on the NYC Affordable Housing lottery process. Please follow all of the instructions listed in the application. For assistance, you may contact Pastor Kyran John, liaison for the Northeastern Towers Annex at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 347-989-7700.

How Do You Apply? Apply online or through mail. To apply online, please go to nyc.gov/housingconnect. To request an application by mail, send a self-addressed envelope to: Northeastern Towers Apartments, C/O Fifth Avenue Committee, 621 Degraw Street, Brooklyn NY 11217. Only send one application per development. Do not submit duplicate applications. Do not apply online and also send in a paper application. Applicants who submit more than one application may be disqualified.

When is the Deadline? Applications must be postmarked or submitted online no later than June 24, 2020. Late applications will not be considered.

What Happens After You Submit an Application? After the deadline, applications are selected for review through a lottery process. If yours is selected and you appear to qualify, you will be invited to an appointment of eligibility to continue the process of determining your eligibility. Appointments are usually scheduled from 2 to 10 months after the application deadline. You will be asked to bring documents that verify your household size, identity of members of your household, and your household income.

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Acerca del proceso de solicitud de vivienda asequible de Nueva York

¡Ya está abierta la lotería para 110 estudios de nueva construcción y apartamentos de 1 dormitorio en Jamaica, Queens! Este edificio con elevador de servicio completo, que ha sido diseñado específicamente para residentes de la tercera edad, incluye una sala comunitaria, un jardín en la azotea, una biblioteca, un centro de bienestar, estacionamiento en el lugar, un laboratorio de computación, gimnasio y más. Todos los apartamentos son para personas de la tercera edad con ingresos extremadamente bajos y bajos (62 años o más), y todos los solicitantes deberán calificar para la Sección 8.

Familiarícese con el proceso y los procedimientos de solicitud. Las solicitudes enviadas no se aprueban por orden de llegada. Los solicitantes se eligen según el proceso de lotería de  viviendas asequibles de Nueva York. Siga todas las instrucciones que figuran en la solicitud. Para obtener ayuda, puede comunicarse con el Pastor Kyran John, enlace del Northeastern Towers Annex en This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. o 347-989-7700.

¿Cómo puedo presentar una solicitud? Presente su solicitud en línea o por correo. Para presentar su solicitud en línea, vaya a: nyc.gov/housingconnect.
Para presentar una solicitud por correo, envíe un sobre con la dirección del remitente a: Northeastern Towers Apartments, C/O Fifth Avenue Committee, 621 Degraw Street, Brooklyn NY 11217. Solo envíe una solicitud por urbanización. No presente solicitudes en duplicado. No presente su solicitud en línea y envíe una solicitud impresa. Podemos descalificar a los solicitantes que presenten más de una solicitud.

¿Cuándo es la fecha límite? Las solicitudes deben tener el sello postal o presentarse en línea antes del junio 24th, 2020 Las solicitudes atrasadas no se considerarán.

¿Qué sucede después de que presenta una solicitud? Después de la fecha límite, las solicitudes se seleccionan para su revisión mediante un proceso de lotería. Si la suya es seleccionada y usted parece calificar, se le invitará a una cita para continuar el proceso para determinar su elegibilidad. Por lo general, las citas se programan de 2 a 10 meses después de la fecha límite de la solicitud. Se le pedirá que traiga los documentos que verifican el tamaño de su familia, identificación de los miembros de su grupo familiar y su ingreso del hogar.

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