Beach 19th – 19-38 Cornaga Avenue, Queens, NY
Beach 20th – 10-18 Beach 20th Street, Queens, NY
Beach 19th – 173 100% affordable rental units
Beach 20th – 80 100% affordable rental units
Completion Anticipated: December 2021
RadRoc is a two-building, mixed-use, new construction project located at Cornaga Avenue and Beach 20th in the Far Rockaway neighborhood of Queens. RadRoc was made possible through a city rezoning and complies with Mandatory Inclusionary Housing, in addition to being financed by HPD’s and HDC’s ELLA Program, serving many populations ranging from formerly homeless to moderate-income. The site is a short walk from the Far Rockaway – Mott Avenue A Express Line station. The Far Rockaway branch of the Queens Library is also nearby.
869 E. 147th Street, Bronx, NY 10455
167 Affordable Rental Units
MLK Plaza is located in the Mot Haven neighborhood of the Bronx, between two stops on the 6-train line: E.143 St – St Mary’s to the south and E. 149th St. to the north. The site is approximately five blocks from St. Mary’s Park. MLK Plaza was made possible through a private application rezoning and complies with Mandatory Inclusionary Housing, in addition to being financed by HPD’s and HDC’s ELLA Program, serving many populations ranging from formerly homeless to moderate-income. The units boast luxury finishes such as granite countertops, cherry wood floors, and stainless-steel appliances, including dishwashers in each unit. The public corridors are filled with windows, allowing ample natural light, and will be finished with interior designer wall coverings, carpet and tile. MLK Plaza achieved LEED Platinum, is a National AIA housing award winner for 2020 Best in Housing, Best in Class Multifamily – 2019 National Brick in Architecture, Bronze Award in Multi-Family for AIA 2019 Tri-State, and 2019 SARA | NY Design Awards Program Winner.
Linden Terrace I
2858 Linden Boulevard, Brooklyn, NY 11208
235 Affordable Rental Units, 16,000 sq ft Retail
The Aqua, Phase One of Linden Terrace, is the first phase of a three-building, affordable housing development located at 2846-2868 Linden Boulevard in the East New York neighborhood of Brooklyn. The Aqua is one block from the Lindenwood Diner and two blocks from the Linden Boulevard Multiplex cinemas. Across Linden Boulevard there is a large shopping center development which includes a supermarket, gym, and other retail. The Aqua was made possible through a private application rezoning and complies with Mandatory Inclusionary Housing, in addition to being financed by HPD’s and HDC’s Mix and Match Program, serving many populations ranging from formerly homeless to moderate-income.
In December 2019, Radson Development closed on financing for the construction of two new buildings in Far Rockaway. The buildings will be a 100 percent affordable mixed-use residential project. Across both buildings, there will be 253 units and 24,000 square feet of commercial and community facility space, including housing and supportive services to formerly homeless families. Residential amenities include laundry, a community room for tenant use, bike storage and landscaped terraces.
The project is funded through public and private financing sources, including the New York City Housing Development Corporation, New Yok City Department of Housing Preservation and Development, Low Income Housing Tax Credits, with the construction loan being underwritten by Bank of America. Both buildings were designed by Magnusson Architecture and Planning.
Construction of the two buildings is expected to begin in January 2020 and to be completed by late 2021.
Radson Development’s 189-unit affordable housing building in the Bronx, Creston Parkview, completed construction in December 2019. The lottery for the units launched in August 2019 by Spring Management & Leasing. The building is located at 2519 Creston Ave, adjacent to St. James Park in the Fordham Manor neighborhood, near Fordham University. The building includes 7,300 square feet of community facility space. Residential amenities include a landscaped terrace, a laundry room, and a children’s play area.
Magnusson Architecture and Planning designed the building for energy efficiency, incorporating environmentally sustainable measures. These measures include high efficiency windows, renewable building materials, improved indoor air quality, water conserving fixtures, energy efficient appliances, and LED lighting.
2519 Creston Avenue, Bronx, NY 10468
189 Affordable Rental Units, 8,000 sqft Community Facility
Creston Parkview is located in Fordham Manor neighborhood of the Bronx, located four minutes from the Fordham Road Station B, D and 4 Subway lines and eight minutes from the Kingsbridge Road Station. The site abuts St. James Park and the St. James tennis courts and is in close proximity to both Monroe College and Fordham University. Creston Parkview was financed via HPD’s and HDC’s Mix and Match Program, serving many populations ranging from formerly homeless to moderate-income. Ground floor daycare and underground parking is also available to the surrounding community.