Applications are now being accepted!
Lottery closes on June 17th.

The Gilbert on First is a brand new, state of the art, rent stabilized, mixed income affordable development located on East 97th Street and First Avenue in Manhattan.

Studios, ones, two and three bedroom apartments will be available. The Gilbert will have a private, secure entrance lobby, mail room, bike storage and garden space with a childrens play area. Apartments offer both water and cityscape views.

This is an opportunity to lock in an affordable apartment for long term! If your household income is between $13,200 and $204,270, you may be eligible for an apartment.

For more information on rents, please click the link below.

  • Click on "apply now" below which will bring you the NYC Housing Connect website
  • On the website, choose "Search and Select Affordable Housing"
  • Select The Gilbert on First and choose Apply Now
  • Create an account if you don’t have one already and follow the steps to apply for The Gilbert