Construction Type: New Construction
Primary Development Program: Neighborhood Construction Program (NCP)
Income Levels Served: Middle-Income
Developer: Lemor Realty Corporation & Apex Building Group
263-267 West 126thStreet, in Central Harlem, Manhattan, will be developed by M/WBE firms Lemor Realty Corporation & Apex Building Group. The companies will build a Passive House development with 29 affordable homes on the 8,492 square-foot property. The project will house a restaurant and space for the tech incubator company Silicon Harlem, which offers the Apps Youth Leadership Academy, a seven-week course for high school students focused STEM education and enrichment.
The project is one of proposals that was selected from the M/WBE Building Opportunity RFP to develop vacant, City-owned sites for the creation of 100% affordable housing.