544 E 13 St. HDFC

544 E 13th St. HDFC is a 14-unit building located on 13th Street between Avenue A and Avenue B in the East Village, Manhattan. It was renovated in 2017 through the Inclusionary Zoning program with new heating, plumbing, electrical systems, bathrooms and kitchens. The building has an elevator. The renovation also includes “passive-house” energy efficiency features with highly insulated interiors and triple glazed windows.

UHAB is accepting applications on behalf of the cooperative to purchase one studio apartment for $111,569.

Community Notes:

Address 544 E 13th St., New York, NY 10009
Subway/Bus Trains: L Buses: M14, M8
Schools PS 19, PS 169, East Village Community School,
East Side Community High School
LibraryTompkins Square Library
Community BoardManhattan Community Board 3
Other HDFC Co-ops74 HDFCs in CB 3

Household Size, Income and Asset Requirements:

Because HDFCs are created to serve the housing needs of low- and moderate-income families, no household may be over the maximum income listed below. The 2021 eligible household sizes, income and asset limits for this studio apartment are as follows:

Household SizeMinimum Income Required Maximum Income Allowed (80% of AMI)Asset Limit
1 person$58,874$66,850$208,775
2 people$58,874$76,400$208,775

Purchase Price and Monthly Maintenance Fee:

The monthly maintenance fee includes all co-op common charges shared by the owners, including: heat and hot water, common electricity, all property taxes, water and sewer taxes, co-op corporation debt service, building insurance, property management and common area maintenance. Owners are responsible for their own electric utility bill and individual apartment mortgage payments. See chart below for maintenance fee and sales price information for the available studio apartment:

Apartment Size# AvailableSquare FootageEstimated 2021 Purchase PriceEstimated Monthly Maintenance Fee


Download the application here and follow instructions within the application to submit by paper mail, or email to homeownership@uhab.org. The deadline to apply is October 15, 2021. Applications recieved after the deadline may still be considered.