Opened in 2019, La Central provides 160 units of supportive and affordable housing in the Melrose section of the Bronx.
Applications are now available for studio units at La Central to replenish the waiting list and fill vacancies. The following income and household size requirements as of January 1, 2022 are as follows:
|Apartment Size||Household Size||Monthly Rent*||Annual Income Min-Max**|
|Studio (308-424 sq ft)||1-2 people||$650||$24,240 - $50,160|
*Includes Heat. Tenants pay for electricity independently.
**Income eligibility and rent are based on Federal Low Income Housing Tax Credit Guidelines and are subject to change. See application for full details.
Visit the La Central overview page for more details on the building and to download an application.
For Frequently Asked Questions about applying for Breaking Ground housing, please visit our Need Housing page.