There's plenty of progress to note at 302 E. Second St. between Avenue C and Avenue D where a 14-story affordable housing complex is rising on this long-vacant, city-owned parcel...
The project — called East Village Homes — will feature 45 affordable apartments and a ground-floor community facility.
As Patch reported last fall:
Eight apartments will be for formerly homeless people under Section 8 for incomes up to 20 percent of area median income, seven apartments at 47 percent of AMI, 14 apartments at 77 percent of AMI and 15 apartments at 120 percent of AMI — which ranges from annual incomes less than $15,000 to about $90,000 for a single person.
And a look at the rendering...
[Via Leroy Street Studio]
Previously on EV Grieve:
Here are more details on East Village Homes, the affordable housing set for 2nd Street