Through the use of state and federal assistance, HAPEC has been quite successful with the financing and development of multi-family housing projects including those for senior citizens. Upon request, HAPEC will assist your community in securing financing and developing similar affordable housing. The following is a list of multi-family housing sites in Essex County. Many of these were assisted by HAPEC.

Area Housing for the Elderly

Lee House Apartments

lord-howe Lee House Apartments
4318 Main Street
Port Henry, NY 12974
518-873-6888 or 518-546-7605

Unit Availability: 25 units that range from efficiency to 2 bedroom
Waiting List: Yes
Rental Rates: Rates are based on the occupants’ income
Security Deposit: Equal to one month’s rent
Eligibility: Senior Citizen or Handicapped persons who meet the income guidelines
Amenities: Large attractive lobby on the main floor, elevator, washers and dryers on the lower level, convenient access to Village services.

Senior Citizen Overlook

Senior Citizen Overlook
Bloomingdale, NY 12913
518-891-2194
(30 units)

Unit Availability: 30 units – all one bedroom
Waiting List: Yes
Rental Rates: based on Section 8 income guidelines also receive government subsidies.
Security Deposit: Equal to one-month basic rent.
Eligibility: Senior Citizen (62 or older), handicapped, and disabled.
Amenities: Community room, community laundry facility, wall-to-wall carpeting, major appliances, blinds, storage, parking and 24 hour maintenance.

Boquet River Senior Housing

Boquet River Senior Housing
Elizabethtown, NY 12932
518-837-7397
(12 units)

Unit Availability: 12 units
Waiting List: Yes
Rental Rates: Adjusted annually
Security Deposit: Equal to one month’s rent.
Eligibility: Senior Citizens 62 or over
Amenities: Community rooms, laundry facilities, parking and beautiful setting along the river.

The Greenwood

The Greenwood
89 Greenwood Street
Lake Placid, NY 12946
518-523-2462
(122 units)

Unit Availability: 122 (all one bedroom apts.)
Waiting List: They have not needed a waiting list since 1988. They have vacancies.
Rental Rates: The rates are based on Section 8 (30% of adjusted income.)
Security Deposit: Equal to one month’s rent.
Eligibility: Senior Citizen (62 or older), handicapped, and disabled.
Amenities: Laundry room, maintenance, and pull alarms.

Lakeside Manor Senior Housing

Lakeside Manor Senior Housing
38 Fowler Avenue
Schroon Lake, NY 12870
518-532-0144
(24 units)

Unit Availability: 24 (all one bedroom apts.)
Waiting List: Short
Rental Rates: Rates are based on income plus assets less recurring medical expenses.
Security Deposit: $704.00
Eligibility: Senior Citizen (62 or older), handicapped, and disabled.
Amenities: Laundry room, storage space, and trash pickup.

Lord Howe Estates

lord-howe Lord Howe Estates
Hague Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883
518-585-6696
(40 units)

Unit Availability: 40 (38 one bedroom, 2 two bedroom)
Waiting List: Yes
Rental Rates: Based on 30% of adjusted income
Security Deposit: Equal to total tenant payment
Eligibility: Senior Citizen (62 or older), handicapped, and disabled.
Amenities: 24 hour maintenance, emergency alarm, cable, mail service, major appliances, wall to wall carpeting, trash pick-up, community center, community laundry room, transport to nutrition site, book mobile, weekly bingo, weekly low impact exercise classes.

Willsboro Senior Housing

Willsboro Senior Housing
Willsboro, NY 12996
518-963-4336
(12 units)

Unit Availability: 12 units
Waiting List: 8
Rental Rates: Based on tenants’ income.
Security Deposit: Equal to one month’s rent
Eligibility: Senior Citizen (62 or older)
Amenities: Community room, laundry facilities, parking.

Bonnie View Terrace Apartments

bonnie-view Bonnie View Terrace Apartments
Wilmington, NY 12997
518-946-7966
(24 units)

Unit Availability: 24 (16 two bedroom, 8 one bedroom)
Waiting List: Yes
Rental Rates: Rates based on income
Security Deposit: Equal to one month’s rent (the full amount including what is normally reduced for subsidy.)
Eligibility: Senior Citizen (62 or older), handicapped, and disabled and low income.
Amenities: Laundry room and trash pickup.

Black Brook Apartments

Black Brook Apartments
Wilmington, NY 12997
518-946-7966
(24 units)

Unit Availability: 24 (All one bedroom.)
Waiting List: Yes
Rental Rates: Rates based on income
Security Deposit: Equal to one month’s rent (the full amount including what is normally reduced for subsidy.)
Eligibility: Senior Citizen (62 or older), handicapped, and disabled.
Amenities: Laundry room and trash pickup.

Moses Circle Senior Apartments

Moses Circle Senior Apartments
1007 Wicker Street
Ticonderoga, NY 12883
518-558-1007
(31 Units)

Unit Availability: 31(All one bedroom)
Waiting list: No
Rental Rates: Based on Income
Security Deposit: Equal to one month’s rent
Eligibility: 55 or older and income eligible
Amenities: laundry room, trash and snow removal, heat and hot water included, Community room, Library and exercise room, Pet friendly and smoke free.

Housing for Families

Port Henry Apartments

Port Henry Apartments
Waldo Place
Port Henry, NY 12974
518-747-3162
(16 units)

Unit Availability: 16 (8 one bedroom, 8 two bedroom)
Waiting List: No
Rental Rates: Rates based on income (Section 8 guidelines)
Security Deposit: Equal to one-month basic rent.
Eligibility: Must meet income guideline
Amenities: In unit washer/dryer hook up, trash pickup, cable hookup, parking.

Schroon Lake Apartments

Schroon Lake Apartments
14 Leland Ave
Schroon Lake, NY 12974
518-747-3162
(16 units)

Unit Availability: 16 (8 one bedroom, 8 two bedroom)
Waiting List: No
Rental Rates: Rates based on income (Section 8 guidelines)
Security Deposit: Equal to one-month basic rent
Eligibility: Must meet income guideline
Amenities: In unit washer/dryer hook up, trash pickup, cable hookup, parking.

Elizabethtown Apartments

Elizabethtown Apartments
76 Water Street
Elizabethtown, NY 12932
518-747-3162
(8 units)

Unit Availability: 8 (4 one bedroom, 4 two bedroom)
Waiting List: no
Rental Rates: Rates based on income (Section 8 guidelines)
Security Deposit: Equal to one-month basic rent
Eligibility: Must meet income guideline
Amenities: In unit washer/dryer hook up, trash pickup, cable hookup, parking.

Mountain Vista Apartments

mountain-vista Mountain Vista Apartments
Ticonderoga, NY 12883
518-584-4543
(20 units)

Unit Availability: 20 (10 one bedroom, 8 two bedroom, 2 three bedroom)
Waiting List: Contact Project
Rental Rates: Contact Project for current rates as they are subject to change
Security Deposit: Equal to one months basic rent rate.
Eligibility: There are income and eligibility requirements
Amenities: Laundry room, trash pick up, snow removal, sewer/water, parking provided.

West Valley Housing Community

West Valley Housing Community
Copper Way
Lake Placid, NY
518-483-5934
(11 units)

Unit Availability: 11 (7 one bedroom, 4 two bedroom)
Waiting List: Yes (based on need)
Rental Rates: Based on family size.
Security Deposit: Equal to one-month basic rent
Eligibility: Based on income, preference to single head of household
Amenities: parking, major appliances (including washer and dryer), snow removal.