nyc.gov/site/hpd/services-and-information/housing-connect-rentals.page (Affordable Housing Lottery)
Homebase will help you develop a personalized plan to overcome an immediate housing crisis and achieve housing stability.
You may be eligible for Homebase services if you:
1) Are at imminent risk of entering the New York City shelter system
2) Are low-income
3) Want to remain stably housed in your community
How to apply
1) Find your nearest Homebase office via this map
2) Call the office before visiting to schedule a set time that is convenient for you. Learn more with these FAQs.
Learn more information with this Housing resources handout.
Information in Spanish with this Spanish Housing resources handout.
NYC Connect offers a list of affordable housing opportunities to the public. Create an account and apply to the listed developments. Remember to keep applying when new developments get posted to increase your chances to be favored in the NYC Connect Housing lottery.
nyhousingsearch.gov is a database of affordable rentals available to the public. Credit score is required for all applications.
Updated on January 26, 2022