FAQs

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Frequently Asked Questions

What properties are included in Union Avenue Consolidated?

Claremont Parkway – Franklin Avenue
Davidson
Eagle Avenue – East 163rd Street
South Bronx Area (Site 402)
Stebbins Avenue – Hewitt Place
Union Avenue – 163rd Street
Union Avenue – 166th Street


Will rent stay affordable?

Rents will remain at 30% of your household’s income


Is NYCHA selling the land or buildings?

No, NYCHA will continue to own the properties.


What are the plans for the renovation?

This scope of work is just a summary and will be further refined with input and coordination from residents, resident leaders, NYCHA and the Development Team.

Apartments

General 

• New flooring, light fixtures, paint, and doors

• Lead and mold abatement

Kitchen

• New cabinets and solid
surface countertops

• New appliances and
plumbing fixtures

Bathrooms

• New plumbing fixtures 

• New vanities and
medicine cabinets

• New ceramic tile flooring

Building Systems and Exterior

• Overhaul of security, intercom, and access control systems

• Modernized heating and
cooling systems

• Roof replacement and repairs

• New Windows 

• Upgrade existing elevators, including updating cabs (if applicable)

Common Areas 

• Lobby and common area beautification 

• New mailboxes

• Repairs to community spaces, including enhanced services 

Site and Grounds 

• New landscaping, planters, benches, and play equipment 

• Repaired sidewalks and fences


Will there be jobs/employment?

The PACT Partners are committed to making employment opportunities and training available to residents. Opportunities will be posted here once they are available, so please continue to check here for the latest information.