242 East 106th Street
Land Use Application Filed for 242 East 106th Street
The NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) has just submitted a Land Use Application for a 10-story, affordable housing development, set for 242 East 106th Street in Manhattan's East Harlem neighborhood.
Developed by , the building will contain apartment units, designated for households that have experienced homelessness. Plans also call for rear outdoor space and a cellar level.
While permits have already been filed for the project, the HPD's application will facilitate units that fall under the ShareNYC pilot program. This program is an initiative that will utilize shared housing as a way to help the HPD expand its high-quality affordable living options. Shared housing units are defined by the HPD as consisting of two or more independently occupied rooms that share a kitchen and/or bathroom.
Designed by , the structure will stand feet tall and total square feet. The lot is currently vacant and no demolition will be required.