72Croton This two-family home is located at 72 Croton Avenue in the Town of Cortlandt. Applications to purchase this home are now available to interested first-time homebuyers.

This house is approximately 1,900 square feet, it contains a two-bedroom owner unit on the second level and a one-bedroom apartment on the first level. The house has hardwood floors, terraced yard with front and side patios.  There is also an outdoor area to plant a garden or establish a play area. 

The Town of Cortlandt is located in the northwest corner of Westchester County. It is bounded on the north by Putnam County, on the west by the Hudson River and the City of Peekskill, on the east by Yorktown, and south by the Towns of Ossining and New Castle. 

Served by the Lakeland Central School District, residents of 72 Croton Avenue may attend Lincoln Titus Elementary School and Walter Panas High School, both of which are approximately one mile away. The Lakeland-Copper Beech Junior-Middle High School is located approximately 5.8 miles away.

The property is private yet conveniently located off of Crompond Road (Route 202) near shops and transportation. There is easy access to the Taconic State Parkway and to the Metro North Hudson line at Peekskill. The Town maintains several parks with soccer and softball fields, playgrounds, tennis and basketball courts and a swimming pool. The Town sponsors movies and summer concerts in the park and residents can attend various activities and programs at the Cortlandt Youth and Recreation Center. Bear Mountain State Park can be readily accessed from the nearby Bear Mountain State Parkway.

The largest employer in the Town is the Cortlandt Town Center – a large retail center located on Cortlandt Boulevard, also known as NYS Route 6. Other major employers in the Town include New York Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital Center and the FDR Veterans Administration Hospital.

Eligibility Requirements: In order to qualify for this homeownership unit, the household income must be at or below 80 percent of the area median income (AMI) for Westchester County and this must be the primary residence of the homebuyer. See HUD Income Guidelines.


Unit Type Quantity Sale Price
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Two-Bedroom Ownership Unit



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One-Bedroom Rental Unit  1  N/A  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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