Attention non-millionaire New Yorkers — applications are available to rent one of 282 affordable units in a new luxury tower opening in Fort Greene.
Apartments at 250 Ashland Place will start at as low as $801and will provide residents amenities including walking access to the Brooklyn Academy of Music, the Atlantic Avenue Terminal and the Barclays Center.
Prospective applicants can apply for the following apartments depending on the size of their household and their income.
Studios: There are 56 studios available for applicants who make a yearly income ranging from $28,835 to $121,000 with rents ranging from $801 to $2,455 a month.
One-Bedrooms: There are 113 one-bedroom units available for applicants who make a yearly income ranging from $30,926 to $138,200 with rents ranging from $861 to $2,632 a month.
Two-Bedrooms: There are 85 two-bedroom units available for applicants who make a yearly income ranging from $37,166 to $172,600 with rents ranging from $1,042 to $3,163 a month.
Three-Bedrooms: There are 28 three-bedroom units available for applicants who make a yearly income ranging from $42,892 to $200,400 with rents ranging from $1,196 to $3,649 a month.
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DNAInfo reports that “Residents who already live in the Community Board 2 area — which includes Downtown Brooklyn, DUMBO, Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, Boerum Hill, Vinegar Hill and Brooklyn Heights — will get preference for half of the affordable units. City employees will get preference for 5 percent of the affordable units.”
Learn more about the apartment and apply on the 250 Ashland Place website.
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