The proposed project is located at 1017 Home Street in the Foxhurst section of the Bronx, NY. The property consists of a 9,421 square foot development site currently occupied by a dilapidated, two-story church. The proposed development will transform 1017 Home Street into an 8 story, newly constructed senior housing project. The project will be financed through the New York City Senior Affordable Rental Apartments (SARA) Program, 9% Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) equity and a bank loan.
The proposed development includes 64 units of housing along with 8 on-grade parking spaces and 3,003 square feet of first floor community facility space. The project design meets LEED Gold standard and includes many energy efficient features. The residential amenities include a lounge, gym, bike room, roof terrace, tenant storage and on-site laundry The unit mix includes a two-bedroom superintendents unit, forty-five (45) studios and eighteen (18) one-bedrooms that will be rented to Seniors aged 62 and over with incomes up to 60% of the area median income. Thirty percent of the units will be reserved for homeless seniors referred by a City or State agency.
Bronx Pro has been selected by the Hawaii Community Development Authority as the designed developer of an affordable housing project in downtown Honolulu. The project will be developed in partnership with EAH Housing, a local non-profit partner. The project is expected to include 105 units in a 17-story building.