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Symphony Knoll
Twelve Affordable Apartments for Seniors


Symphony Knoll, originally 11 apartments for seniors with an office for the Croton Housing Network, opened its doors in December of 2009. The original tenants were chosen by lottery from among 58 applicants. The CHN office was converted to an apartment in 2014 and a tenant again chosen by lottery.

At 15 Mount Airy Road, just north of Grand Street, Symphony Knoll is located in the heart of Croton. All 12 apartments are one-bedroom units, nine of Floor Plan B, 650 square feet in area, and three of Floor Plan A, 825 square feet. Designed specifically for seniors, these one-bedroom units feature:

  • Patio or terrace with each unit
  • Individual heating-A/C units
  • Elevator building
  • Laundry on premises
  • Common room
  • Easy walking distance to Upper Village of Croton
  • On-site access to Croton Trail System
  • Landscaped outdoor seating area
  • Parking for one car per unit
  • Non-smoking premises
  • Handicapped accessibility

Requirements for Residents

As affordable housing for seniors, there are age and income limits for residency at Symphony Knoll:

  • All residents must be 55 years of age or older by the date of initial occupancy.
  • Rents in 2015 range from $871 to $1,084 and do not include utilities.
  • The maximum income for tenants is a percentage of the median income for Westchester County specified for affordable apartments (50 or 60 percent at Symphony Knoll, depending on the unit). Applications has details.
  • Minimum income is set to ensure that residents can afford the rent, which should be no more than 30 percent of gross annual income. Exceptions can be made in cases where a friend or relative agrees to supplement the resident's income or where there is a Section 8 voucher.