The Balton is now accepting applications for 113 studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments under construction at 311 West 127th Street in Harlem for moderate income individuals and families.
Rents for these units will be $1,492 to $2,609 depending on unit size and income. To be eligible, applicants must have incomes between $52,937 to $160,825, depending on unit and family size.
Applications will be selected by lottery. Applicants who submit more than one application will be disqualified. Preference will be given to New York City residents. Applicants residing in Community Board 10 will receive priority for 50% of the units. In addition, visually/hearing impaired applicants will receive priority for 2% of the units, applicants with mobility impairment will receive priority for 5% of the units, and applicants who are New York City municipal employees will receive preference for 5% of the units.
Qualified applicants will be required to meet income guidelines and additional selection criteria. To request an application, download from: http://www.thebalton.com or mail a postcard to: The Balton c/o Richman Property Services, Inc., 401 Lenox Ave., New York, NY 10027. Completed applications must be returned by regular mail only (no priority, certified, express or overnight mail will be accepted) to a post office box listed on the application, and must be postmarked by January 31th, 2011.