Plover ApartmentsThe substantial renovation of former HDFC properties in the Bronx preserving 138 low-income apartments.
Plover Apartments is the renovation of four buildings through HPD’s Third Party Transfer and HDC’s LAMP preservation programs. The properties are scattered among the Hunts Point, Tremont, University Heights, and Highbridge neighborhoods.The project involves the phased relocation of the existing tenants to other buildings in Lemle & Wolff’s management portfolio, to different neighborhood landlords, and internally within each building.
The comprehensive scope of work includes new kitchens and bathrooms, new major systems including high-efficiency boilers, lead and asbestos abatement, structural and masonry improvements, and the addition of laundry rooms to most of the properties. Each building has unique art decorative details that Lemle & Wolff will restore during construction.
The financing for Plover Apartments is provided by HDC, HPD, the National Equity Fund, and the Bank of New York.
Total Units: 138
Total Development Cost: $27.5 million