322KearImageThe newly constructed building includes 12 fair and affordable apartments. It is a 3 story elevator building. The first floor has +/‐ 2800 square feet of commercial space and residential common areas. It includes an entry lobby/mailroom, common laundry facilities, recycling areas and bicycle parking. The apartments are located on the second and third floors. One bedrooms range in size from +/‐ 617 SF to 649 SF; two bedrooms, +/‐ 767 SF to 800 SF. Apartments have a living/dining area, a bathroom, kitchen, linen and coat closets and storage area. The parking is partially covered and shared by the residential and commercial tenants. Public parking is available on Kear St and a municipal lot is close by.

322 Kear St. Apartments are located in Yorktown Heights, a hamlet in the Town of Yorktown. Yorktown is in northwestern Westchester County bordered by Cortlandt, Somers, New Castle, and by Putnam County on the north. It is approximately 35 miles north of New York City. The apartments are within walking distance of Commerce St. with retail stores, including CVS and a bank branch and the Town’s Municipal Offices. Major retail is located on the Route 202/35 corridor.

The Westchester Bee‐Line Bus System offers a commuter coach to the Croton‐Harmon Train Station for access to Grant Central Terminal and service to White Plains and Peekskill. The nearby Taconic Parkway provides easy car access to lower Westchester and New York City and to points north.

The Town of Yorktown offers extensive recreational facilities, including FDR Park. The Parks & Recreation Department provides diversified programs for all age groups. Yorktown has a cultural and community center with a 600 seat theatre, a gymnasium, a Teen Center and a senior center. The North County Trailway is within walking distance of the apartments.

Students at the 322 Kear St. Apartments attend the Yorktown Central School District with two elementary schools for Grades K‐3, an intermediate school for Grades 4‐5, a middle school and a high school. Mercy College has a Yorktown campus.

Four (4) of the apartments will be available on a priority basis for households with individuals who have a physical disability. Two of the apartments are fully accessible; an additional two are adaptable and include hearing/vision impaired alarm signaling devices. Applicants in need of these specially designed apartments will be placed in a public lottery for these apartments and in the general public lottery.

Eligibility Requirements: In order to qualify for the apartments, household income must be at or below 50 percent and up to 60 percent area median income for Westchester County. See HUD Income Guidelines.

322 Kear St. Apartment Details:

Unit Type Quantity Monthly Rent Floor Plan
One-Bedroom 2 $886 Floor Plan
One-Bedroom 4 $1,120 Floor Plan
Two-Bedroom 1 $1,064 Floor Plan
Two-Bedroom 5 $1,359 Floor Plan

Applications Due: Lottery is complete, Applications are still being accepted and will be placed on waiting list.

For More Information and How to Apply: Applications are currently available in English and Spanish. Please see the Brochure, which is also available in Spanish. For more information, contact the Housing Action Council by e-mail at, or by phone at (914)-332-4144.

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