Affordable housing rooftop

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For the past several years Design Wild has been working with the development team on a new twelve-story apartment building being constructed in Midtown Manhattan.  The new building, which now stands at its full 12 stories high, will contain 100% affordable apartments for New Yorkers in a wide range of incomes. 

Not only affordable, it’s also going to be gorgeous.


Design Wild has been working on the open space areas of course, which consist of a penthouse, shared roof deck, a second floor roof deck and a new community park adjacent to the building.  The rooftop terraces will be complete with a water play area for kids, a forest and meadow, lounge areas, eating areas, lots of sunshine and long views to the Hudson River.

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This has been such an exciting project to be a part of and as the building comes close to competition the garden will start to be built. We can’t wait to see tenants moving in and enjoying the open space!

In the market for a new NYC home? Keep an eye out for the applications on the Department of Housing and Preservation's Housing Connect Website.