539 & 541 East 147th Street Bronx, NY
  • 21 low-income units, 2 buildings
  • Status: Completed January 2015
  • Substantial rehab
  • Buildings were severely distressed and had been in various rounds of HPD’s Alternative Enforcement Program
  • Lender: Community Preservation Corporation
  • Financing: Bank loan, HPD loan
  • Not for Profit Partner: Urban Homesteading Assistance Board
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1380 University Ave, Bronx NY
  • 139 low-income units
  • Status: Completed May 2017
  • Severely distressed
  • Substantial rehab
  • Lender: NYC Housing Development Corporation (HDC)
  • Permanent and Construction Financing: NYC HDC, Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan Chase, NEF Tax Credit Equity
  • Not for Profit Partner: Urban Homesteading Assistance Board
  • Planned amenities: community room, playground and recreational space
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114-05 170th Street, Queens, NY
  • 71 units; 1 building
  • Status: Building stabilization underway
  • Rehab type: Moderate rehab
  • ​​Not-for-profit partner: Urban Homesteading Assistance Board
  • Lender: NYC Distressed Multifamily Fund

Dix Avenue | Queens, NY

Creston Avenue | Bronx, NY

Kelly Street | Bronx, NY

     Our Properties

1520 Sedgwick Ave, Bronx, NY | ​“Birthplace of Hip Hop”
  • 102 low-income units
  • Status: Completed Fall 2013
  • Moderate rehab
  • Construction & Permanent Financing : NYC Employee Retirement System, Morgan Stanley, CPC, NYC HPD Loans, Reso-A Loan from Council Member Helen Foster and NSP
  • Not for Profit Partner: Urban Homesteading Assistance Board
  • Amenities: community room, playground, elevated outdoor terrace


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55, 57, 61 Ravine Avenue, Yonkers, NY 
62, 68, 74 Warburton Avenue, Yonkers, NY 
2-8 Hudson Street, Yonkers, NY
2 Main Street, Irvington, NY

  • 139 units; 8 buildings
  • Status: 99% complete
  • Rehab type: Moderate rehab
  • Construction Financing: JPMorgan Chase letter of credit,
  • NYS Housing Finance Agency (HFA) loan, 4% tax credits,
    ​NYS Attorney General funds
  • ​Not-for-profit partner: Urban Homesteading Assistance Board

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539-541 E. 147 Street | Bronx, NY

2629 Sedgwick Avenue, Bronx NY
  • 30 market-rate units, 1 building
  • Status: Systems work completed
  • Lender: NYC Housing Development Corporation (HDC)
  • ​Non-profit partner: Urban Homesteading Assistance Board
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2229, 2237, 2245, 2251 & 2259 Dix Avenue, Queens, NY
  • 130 units; 5 buildings
  • Status: Building stabilization underway
  • Lender: NYC Distressed Multifamily Fund
  • ​Not-for-profit partner: Urban Homesteading Assistance Board

2629 Sedgwick Avenue | Bronx, NY

916, 920, 924, 928 & 935 Kelly Street, Bronx NY
  • 81 low-income units, 5 buildings
  • Status: Completed Spring 2013
  • Buildings were severely distressed; upon acquisition 3 out of 5 buildings were in HPD’s Alternative Enforcement Program 
  • Permanent  & Construction Financing: NYC Employee Retirement System, Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan Chase loan, HPD loan (Participation Loan Program), HUD NSP Funds -- NEF Tax Credit Equity
  • Development Partners: Banana Kelly Community Improvement Association, Inc. and Monadnock Construction
  • Amenities: community garden, green roof and gray-water filtration system in partnership with GrowNYC
  • Programs: Kelly Street Garden, Kelly Street Initiative in collaboration with The Laundromat Project, and additional programs with Banana Kelly Community Improvement Association, Inc. and other local organizations



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Home Street | Bronx, NY

433 & 437 Miller Avenue | 693-697, 786 Franklin Avenue | 
611 & 1405 St. John’s Place | 572 Prospect Place | 
552 St. Mark’s Place | 582 Sterling Place | 992 Bergen St.
660 & 668 Madison Street | 796 & 828 Putnam Avenue 186-88, 201 & 205 Malcolm X Boulevard | 
721 & 723 Hancock Street | 680, 684 & 768 Jefferson Avenue Brooklyn, NY


  • 242 low-income units; 24 buildings

  • Moderate rehab

  • Status: Under Construction Spring 2021

  • Lender:  NY State Housing Finance Agency (HFA)

  • Permanent & Construction Financing: HFA, NYC Dept. Housing Preservation & Development (HPD), NEF tax credit equity

  • Not-for-profit partner: Urban Homesteading Assistance Board



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Park Avenue | Bronx, NY

1380 University Avenue | Bronx, NY

936 Home Street | 1146 Bryant Avenue |
1159 Fox Street |1160 & 1163 Hoe Avenue |
1166 Simpson Street | 1208 Southern Boulevard
  • 109 units; 7 buildings
  • Status: Stabilization underway
  • Not-for-profit partner: Urban Homesteading Assistance Board
  • Lender: NYC Distressed Multifamily Fund

St. Albans | Queens, NY

581 East 164th Street | 635 East 169th Street | 
797 East 170th Street | 915 Prospect Avenue
3318, 3414, 3416 Third Avenue |
3414, 3416, 3428, 3430 Park Avenue

  • 101 units; 11 buildings
  • Status: Stabilized
  • Rehab type: Moderate rehab
  • ​​Not-for-profit partner: Urban Homesteading Assistance Board
  • Lender: Community Preservation Corporation

Westchester Cluster | Yonkers, NY & Irvington, NY

2239, 2241, 2323 & 2333 Creston Avenue, Bronx, NY
  • 120 low-income units, 4 buildings
  • Status: Completed May 2015
  • Substantial rehab
  • Buildings were severely distressed and had been in various rounds of HPD’s Alternative Enforcement Program
  • Permanent & Construction Financing:  NYC Housing Development Corporation, Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan Chase, NYC HPD , NEF Tax Credit Equity ​
  • Not for Profit Partner: New York City Housing Partnership
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Contact Us
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WFHA Brooklyn Cluster | Brooklyn, NY

Linden Boulevard | Brooklyn, NY

46, 50 & 54 Linden Boulevard, Brooklyn, NY
  • 48 units; 3 buildings
  • Status: Building stabilization underway
  • Lender: NYC Distressed Multifamily Fund
  • ​Not-for-profit partner: Urban Homesteading Assistance Board