Newly Constructed
Senior Apartments
for Rent

Herkimer Gardens LLC are pleased to announce applications are now being accepted for 60 affordable senior housing 55 years of age or older at 491 Herkimer Street, in the Bedford-Stuyvesant Section of Brooklyn. This building is being constructed with financing provided through the New York State Homes and Community Renewal affordable housing program. The size, rent, and targeted income distribution for the 60 apartments are as follows:

AMI # Apts
Available
Apartment
Size
Monthly
Rent*
Household
Size**
Total Annual
Income Range
Minimum - Maximum***
30% 4 Studio $560 1
2
$22,149 - $28,020
$22,149 - $32,040
5 1 Bedroom $600 1
2
3
$23,932 - $28,020
$23,932 - $32,040
$23,932 - $36,030
40% 4 Studio $747 1
2
$28,560 - $37,360
$28,560 - $42,720
5 1 Bedroom $801 1
2
3
$30,823 - $37,360
$30,823 - $42,720
$30,823 - $48,040
50% 6 Studio $933 1
2
$34,937 - $46,700
$34,937 - $53,400
8 1 Bedroom $1,001 1
2
3
$37,680 - $46,700
$37,680 - $53,400
$37,680 - $60,050
60% 7 Studio $1,120 1
2
$41,349 - $56,040
$41,349 - $64,080
9 1 Bedroom $1,200 1
2
3
$44,503 - $56,040
$44,503 - $64,080
$44,503 - $72,060
80% 4 Studio $1,494 1
2
$54,172 - $74,720
$54,172 - $85,440
8 1 Bedroom $1,602 1
2
3
$58,286 - $74,720
$58,286 - $85,440
$58,286 - $96,080
*Tenant responsible for electric
**Subject to occupancy criteria
***Income guidelines subject to change
Minimum income listed may not apply to applicants
with section 8 or other qualifying rental subsidies

Qualified Applicants will be required to meet income guidelines and additional selection criteria.

Applications will be selected by lottery. The lottery will be recorded and posted on September 26, 2022 on this web site. If yours is selected and you appear to be eligible, you will be invited to an appointment or asked to submit documentations for eligibility to continue the process of determining your eligibility. Applicants who submit more than one application will be disqualified. Disqualified applications will not be accepted.

If you prefer to apply by mail you can either:

Do not apply online and also send in a paper application. Submit completed paper applications by regular mail only to the post office box number listed on the application. No priority, certified, registered, expressed or overnight mail will be accepted. Applications must be postmarked or submitted online no later than September 12, 2022. Applications postmarked after September 12, 2022 will be set aside for possible future consideration.