WPCNR AFFORDABLES. From the Housing Action Council. June 7, 2015:
Housing Action Council is accepting applications through June 15 for “ 602”, a new fair and
affordable single family home located at 602 Route 22 in Croton Falls in the Town of North Salem.
Applications will be accepted through June 15, 2015. A lottery will be held June 22 at 7:00 P.M. at the Ruth Keeler Memorial Library in North Salem to determine the order in which applicants will be qualified. An early Fall occupancy is planned.
Applications and brochures (English and Spanish) can be downloaded from
www.housingactioncouncil. org For additional information, call (914) 332-4144.
When completed, “602” will provide a unique homeownership opportunity for a household who cannot afford to buy in the private marketplace. The sale price is $223,000 designed to reach a household whose income is no greater than 80% of the median income of Westchester County.
The maximum income for a three person household is $76,050; for a four person, $84,550; and a five person, $91,300. Renovations to be completed this summer include new windows, a large kitchen and dining area, wood floors throughout , new appliances, and a new private patio.
This + 1400 sq.ft three Bbedroom home also includes basement storage, a garage, and a new state of the art septic system.
’602 ’is an exciting new opportunity for a family of modest means to become
a homeowner in a community known for its award winning school and recreational opportunities.
The County of Westchester has provided financial assistance to assure affordability.
“602” contributes to the 750 homes that the County must facilitate under its
2009 Housing Settlement with HUD.