Artist’s rendering of 15 Dunham Place.

It turns out not all those Williamsburg waterfront developments are for the super-rich condo set. If you’re not opposed to living 200 feet from the Williamsburg Bridge, then this could be the deal for you. A new affordable housing building, 15 Dunham Place is going up in Williamsburg with some fine amenities and some staggeringly low rents. Depending on your income, you could pay $474/month for a studio apartment or $623 for a two-bedroom in a 14-story building with a gym, laundry, bike storage and a roof deck about a block from the East River, according to Curbed. There’s a few catches, of course, one of which is that it’s built on a “former gas station and toxic spill.” (more…)