Manhattan Affordable Housing Lottery Application Deadline: December 7, 2018

(THE ACTORS FUND) Diane Quinn, November 4,  2018 — Manhattan Affordable Housing Opportunity – Application Deadline: December 7, 2018

102 new, rent stabilized apartments at 540 W 53 (rents range from $1,091 – $3,270)

As a human service organization that provides support to people in the performing arts and entertainment community, The Actors Fund, is excited to spread the word about a newly-constructed, Rent Stabilized, affordable housing property in Manhattan’s Hells’ Kitchen neighborhood at 540 W 53rd Street Apartments .   This Affordable Housing Lottery for 102 units includes elegant studio, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom residences adjacent to a community garden offers extraordinary rooftop river and city views.  Historic Hell’s Kitchen offer a wide variety of cultural institutions, shopping, dining, and recreation for your family. You could live in close proximity to Central Park, the Theatre District, High Line, and Chelsea galleries, with easy access to multiple transit lines. Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity for the arts community and others who fit the income requirements for qualifying annual house incomes from $39,292 – $172,095. Apply today!

We encourage interested persons to apply online at or write to request a paper application and advertisement (see below). Online and paper applications are available in English, Arabic, Chinese, Haitian Creole, Korean, Russian, and Spanish. To request an application by mail, send a self-addressed envelope to:

540 West 53rd Street c/o Wavecrest Consulting LLC

87-14 116th Street

Richmond Hill, NY 11418

Please remember that online applications must be submitted by the December 7th deadline and that the applications received after this deadline date will not be considered. Completed paper applications must be sent to the Post Office Box address indicated on the application, postmarked by the application deadline date.

Applicants may not submit more than one application per household.

Please note that rents and income limits are subject to change and asset limits may apply. In addition, minimum incomes listed may not apply to applicants with Section 8 or other qualifying rental subsidies.

Thank you for interest in this affordable housing opportunity and please share this information with your community.

Good luck to all who apply.

Be well,

Diane Quinn , Outreach Associate