NEW YORK (PIX11) — If finding affordable housing in New York City sometimes feels like a lottery, that’s because it can be. 

Affordable housing lotteries for apartments in the five boroughs are almost always running and they are searchable through the city’s NYC Housing Connect site.

Here’s a guide to current affordable housing lotteries in New York City, sorted first by borough, then by the entry deadline. Some specific residency requirements may apply for individual buildings, so be sure to check each lottery’s listing on the NYC Housing Connect site.

Bronx Affordable Housing Lotteries

  • 2333 Beaumont Avenue – Lottery closes Aug. 17, 2022; Eligible income range of $59,143 to $138,840 for households of one to two people
  • Williamsbridge Gardens, 713 East 211th Street and 718 East 212th Street – Lottery closes Aug. 18, 2022; Eligible income range up to $132,400 for households of one to seven people 
  • 310 Grand Concourse – Lottery closes Aug. 24, 2022; Eligible income range of $56,983 to $115,280 for households of one to five people
  • 661 Manida Street – Lottery closes Aug. 30, 2022; Eligible income range of $54,343 to $96,080 for households of one to three people
  • 6327 Broadway – Lottery closes Sept. 8, 2022; Eligible income range of $68,572 to $187,330 for households of one to five people
  • The Allerton, 683 Thwaites Place – Lottery closes Sept. 10, 2022; Eligible income range of $41,863 to $182,050 for households of one to seven people

Brooklyn Affordable Housing Lotteries

  • 328 21st Street – Lottery closes Aug. 15, 2022; Eligible income range of $78,000 to $156,130 for households of one to three people
  • 88 Linden Boulevard – Lottery closes Aug. 16, 2022; Eligible income range of $70,286 to $215,150 for households of one to seven people
  • 68 Gold Street – Lottery closes Aug. 16, 2022; Eligible income range of $87,635 to $187,330 for households of one to five people
  • 1477 Greene Avenue – Lottery closes Aug. 16, 2022; Eligible income range of $68,572 to $187,330 for households of one to five people
  • 1537, 1539, and 1541 Dean Street – Lottery closes Aug. 17, 2022; Eligible income range of $63,429 to $187,330 for households of one to five people
  • 912 Broadway – Lottery closes Aug. 18, 2022; Eligible income range of $85,680 to $187,330 for households of one to five people
  • 1709 Park Place – Lottery closes Aug. 22, 2022; Eligible income range of $62,572 to $156,130 for households of one to three people
  • 1104 Bedford Avenue – Lottery closes Aug. 26, 2022; Eligible income range of $50,160 to $156,130 for households of one to five people
  • 737 Fenimore Street – Lottery closes Aug. 26, 2022; Eligible income range of $67,715 to $156,130 for households of one to three people
  • 305 Kingsland Avenue – Lottery closes Aug. 29, 2022; Eligible income range of $75,429 to $156,130 for households of one to three people
  • 22 Chapel Street – Lottery closes Aug. 31, 2022; Eligible income range of $79,098 to $215,150 for households of one to seven people
  • The Deermar, 262 Ninth Street – Lottery closes Sept. 8, 2022; Eligible income range of $78,858 to $187,330 for households of one to five people
  • 227 West Street and 27 Eagle Street – Lottery closes Sept. 12, 2022; Eligible income range of $51,840 to $206,875 for households of one to seven people
  • 1101 President Street – Lottery closes Sept. 19, 2022; Eligible income range of $18,515 to $99,300 for households of one to seven people

Manhattan Affordable Housing Lotteries

  • 535 East 12th Street – Lottery closes Aug. 12, 2022; Eligible income range of $88,492 to $198,165 for households of one to three people
  • 1998 Second Avenue – Lottery closes Aug. 12, 2022; Eligible income range of $75,429 to $215,150 for households of one to seven people
  • Lyra at 555 West 38th Street – Lottery closes Aug. 16, 2022; Eligible income range of $47,966 to $187,330 for households of one to five people
  • 2750 and 2754 Frederick Douglass Boulevard – Lottery closes Aug. 29, 2022; Eligible income range of $80,983 to $187,330 for households of one to five people
  • 1516 Park Avenue – Lottery closes Aug. 31, 2022; Eligible income range of $70,286 to $187,330 for households of one to five people

Queens Affordable Housing Lotteries

  • TRIO, 27-19 Thomson Avenue – Lottery closes Aug. 15, 2022; Eligible income range of $88,835 to $187,330 for households of one to five people
  • 31-05 21st Street – Lottery closes Aug. 25, 2022; Eligible income range of $72,000 to $187,330 for households of one to five people
  • Gotham Point North Tower, 1-15 57th Avenue – Lottery closes Sept. 28, 2022; Eligible income range of $16,183 to $273,075 for households of one to seven people
  • 43-46 51st Street – Lottery closes Oct. 4, 2022; Eligible income range of $43,612 to $187,330 for households of one to five people

Staten Island Affordable Housing Lotteries

  • No lotteries available at this time