Sydney House Habitat for Humanity Habitat for Humanity Sydney House in the Bronx rendering

NEW YORK CITY—Habitat for Humanity New York City, the well-known, non-profit affordable housing developer and affordable housing advocate, with the real estate developer Almat Group and the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development broke ground on Sydney House, an affordable housing development in Williamsbridge, Bronx. Sydney House will be the largest multifamily development ever built by a Habitat for Humanity affiliate.

Located at 839-843 Tilden St., the 56-unit condominium will create homeownership opportunities for low- to moderate-income households. It will consist of 26 one-bedroom apartments, 23 two-bedroom apartments and seven three-bedroom apartments, as well as a shared 2,000 square-foot recreation area. Located near the 2 and 5 subway lines, homeowners will also have public transportation to sites including the Bronx Zoo, Bronx Park, Van Cortlandt Park, Pelham Park and City Island.

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Betsy Kim

Betsy Kim was the bureau chief, East Coast, and New York City reporter for Real Estate Forum and As a lawyer and journalist, Betsy has worked as the director of editorial and content for LexisNexis, a TV/multi-media journalist for NBC and CBS affiliated TV stations in the Midwest, and an associate producer at Court TV.

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