Green Building Tour of Gen. Colin Powell Apartments


New York, NY – April 2, 2010 – (RealEstateRama) — On Saturday April 24th, join GreenHomeNYC on a tour of the Gen. Colin Powell Apartments, a new green affordable residential coop building in The Bronx. We’re grateful to Les Bluestone and Blue Sea Development Company for hosting the tour. Come and hear about an array of green features, including an extensive green roof, high efficiency boilers, recycled and low impact materials, and more.Tour details
Saturday April 24th, at 11am. 715 Fox Street, The Bronx.
RSVP required. Spaces are limited, please sign up using the registration form below.

About the Gen. Colin Powell Apartments
The building is comprised of 50 affordable studio, one, two and three bedroom coop units with a green roof, rooftop terrace and a community facility space in a precast concrete and masonry structure.
This project was awarded through a NYC HPD Cornerstone RFP and developed under the NYC Housing Development Corporation’s Affordable Coop Program with financial assistance from the NYS Affordable Housing Corporation, SONYMA, the Bronx Borough President and NYSERDA. The building is enrolled in NYSERDA’s Multifamily Performance Energy Star program and the USGBC’s LEED for Homes program. Read more about the Gen. Colin Powell Apartments in GreenHomeNYC’s green buildings directory.



  1. Please sign me up as an applicant for an apartment in the Colin L. Powell apartments. I have a daughter who uses a wheelchair so I will need a ground floor or 2nd floor apartment with 2 bedrooms and 2 baths. Thank you
    Mail application to:

    Pansy Santiago-Siler
    151 Winthrop Avenue
    Elmsford,NY 10453

  2. Hello my name is Tonya I want to find out how I can gt one of these apartments. I would need a three bedroom. Please let me know what I will need to do. THank you.
    I do not have a phone, so the email is the only way to contact me. My address is tjm9991 (at) yahoo (dot) com.

  3. Would you be so kind as to email an application for the Colin Powell Co-op development in the south Bronx or let me know how I can access an application for my elderly parents who have lived in the south Bronx for 55 years. They currently live in a run down apt. Building and are in dire need for an apt. Such as the ones offered in the green building development. Thank you for any assistance you can give me in my efforts to find affordable and modern hoUsing for my parents.

  4. I would like to know the process in order to receive an application for the new Colin Powell Co-op development in the South Bronx.

  5. I am looking for 2 bedroom for me and my two grandchildren.Two boys Iam going to retired on OCT 1,2010 from the Board of Education I work for the Board of Education for 21 years.

  6. I can be contacted at 347-293-6027 or 347-928-2498, I would really like to receive an applaction for the colin powell coop apartments

  7. I’m looking for an a apts with elevator and that i could own for me and two son. I’m disabled and in need to come down from this 5th floor. Please send me an application a.s.a.p. if their any available. Thank You Very Much. P.S. For Furhter information please don’t hesitate to call me at 718-866-7338 Yvette Martinez

  8. I would like more information about one bedroom apartments. I would need an application and Do you have a direct website I can see?

  9. I would like to obtain an application. I am currently employed with Lincoln Hospital and have a 3 year old daughter and a baby on the way. Please mail application to:
    Nicole Martoral
    3204 Park Avenue
    Apt. 2E
    Bronx, NY 10455

  10. my name is Sgt nathaniel im in the U.S Marines im looking for a 3 bedroom for my family. Im station in New York now thank you


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