Call it the art of the deal.
The owners of the 5Pointz Aerosol Art Center are so eager to knock down the graffiti haven and replace it with high-end apartments that they have more than doubled the number of units they’re willing to set aside for affordable housing.
Jerry Wolkoff and his son David Wolkoff, of G & M Realty, agreed to increase the number of affordable units from 75 to 210 when they seek City Council approval Wednesday for the 41- and 47-story towers, which would require a special permit to build bigger than current zoning allows.
Preference is expected to go toward city workers, teachers, veterans, seniors and residents of Community Board 2, which encompasses the area.
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