DOB Digest: Another Rush of Filings Before New Building Code Takes Effect

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MANHATTAN:

94 East 111th Street: S&F Realty II has filed applications for a 12-story, 44-unit mixed-use building of 44,046 square feet at 94 East 111th Street, in East Harlem; commercial space will take up 4,742 square feet. Karl Fischer is designing, and an existing four-story townhouse must first be demolished.

327 Bleecker Street: An LLC has filed applications for a new four-story building totaling 3,768 square feet at 327 Bleecker Street, in the West Village. FSI Architecture is designing, and an existing three-story structure (fronting Christopher Street) must first be demolished.

BRONX:

327 Walnut Avenue: An LLC has filed applications for a four-story, 52,600 square-foot “storage building” at 327 Walnut Avenue, in Port Morris. Digiovanni and Associates Architects is designing, and the previous single-story structure was demolished in 2013.

428 East 148th Street: Bajza 2007 Corp. has filed applications for two five-story, 10-unit (likely market-rate) mixed-use buildings — each measuring nearly 12,600 square feet — spanning the vacant lots of 428-432 East 148th Street, in northern Mott Haven. Fred Geremia Architects is designing.

288 East 169th Street: Applications have been filed for a five-story, seven-unit mixed-use building of 8,700 square feet spanning the vacant lots of 286-288East 169th Street, in Claremont. Anthony Cucich is designing, and the former two-story structure was recently demolished.

1120 Commerce Avenue: NYC HPD has filed applications for a single-story, 8,019 square-foot manufacturing and office building at the vacant lot of 1120 Commerce Avenue, in Unionport. Wasa-Wank Adams Slavin Associate is the architect of record.

2525 Hering Avenue: Omega Construction Solutions has filed applications for a two-story, two-unit residential building of 2,574 square feet at 2525 Hering Avenue, in Laconia. An existing two-story structure must first be demolished.

BROOKLYN:

152 Manhattan Avenue: Meserole Hub LLC has filed applications for a five-story, 22-unit building of nearly 27,900 square feet at 152 Manhattan Avenue, in eastern Williamsburg; a commercial component will measure nearly 6,000 square feet. Jeffrey Kamen is designing, and the existing two-story structure must first be demolished.

86 Walton Street: Harrison Walton Professional Management has filed applications for a seven-story, 25-unit residential building of 25,838 square feet at the vacant lot of 86 Walton Street, in Broadway Triangle (in southern Williamsburg); Charles Mallea is designing.

100 Ainslie Street: An LLC has filed applications for a seven-story, 23-unit residential building of 17,731 square feet spanning 92-102 Ainslie Street, in central Williamsburg. Gad Ashoori is the architect of record, and an existing single-story structure must first be demolished.

15 Cedar Street: An LLC has filed applications for a five-story, 25-unit residential building of 17,562 square feet at 15 Cedar Street, in Bushwick. Aguilera Diego is designing, and the existing three-story townhouse was recently approved for demolition.

225 Wythe Avenue: Blue Sky Diner has filed applications for a six-story, 10-unit building totaling 16,736 square feet at 221-227 Wythe Avenue, in Williamsburg. A 4,351 square-foot commercial component will be included (probably to serve as the new diner). Tom Winter is designing, and an existing single-story structure must first be demolished.

2671 Atlantic Avenue: An LLC has filed applications for a seven-story, 49-key hotel measuring 15,256 square feet at 2669-2671 Atlantic Avenue, in northern East New York. Michael Kang is designing, and the existing three-story structure must first be demolished.

237 Maple Street: Applications have been filed for a five-story, 17-unit residential building of 13,200 square feet at the vacant lot of 237 Maple Street, in Prospect Lefferts Gardens. Manish Savani is designing, and the site’s single-story predecessor was demolished in 2001.

1453 55th Street: Applications have been filed for a two-story synagogue of 12,338 square feet to span the vacant lots of 1449-1453 55th Street, in Borough Park. Bojidar Kadiev is designing, and the site’s three-story predecessor had been demolished in 2002.

742 Lefferts Avenue: Applications have been filed for a two six-story, seven-unit mixed-use residential and community buildings — each totaling nearly 8,400 square feet — to span the lots of 742-744 Lefferts Avenue, in far-northern East Flatbush. Anthony Cucich is designing, and an existing single-story abode was approved for demolition in November.

745 Franklin Avenue: An LLC has filed applications for a four-story, six-unit mixed-use building of 7,376 square feet at the vacant lot of 745 Franklin Avenue (aka 660 Sterling Place), in eastern Crown Heights. Commercial space will measure nearly 1,500 square feet, and Charles Schmitt is designing.

681 Franklin Avenue: An LLC has filed applications for a four-story, seven-unit mixed-use building of 7,242 square feet at 681 Franklin Avenue, in western Crown Heights; commercial space will measure 1,922 square feet. BMG Design Build is the architect, and an existing three-story structure would have to come down (permits were filed this year for emergency demolition, but withdrawn in October).

135 Bayard Street: Freeman Villa LLC has filed applications for a five-story, four-unit residential building of 6,749 square feet at the vacant lot of 135 Bayard Street, in northern Williamsburg. Anthony Cucich is designing, and an existing two-story townhouse must first be demolished.

415 Manhattan Avenue: An LLC has filed a slew of applications for the construction of a six-story, nine-unit residential building of 6,700 square feet at 415 Manhattan Avenue, in northern Williamsburg. Tamar Kisilevitz is designing, and an existing two-story structure must first be demolished.

438 Herkimer Street: An LLC has filed applications for a six-story, six-unit residential building of nearly 6,600 square feet at 438 Herkimer Street, in south-central Bedford-Stuyvesant. Anthony Cucich is designing, and a dilapidated 2.5-story townhouse must first be demolished.

3617 13th Avenue: An LLC has filed applications for a five-story, nearly 125,000 square-foot “storage building” to span the majority of the block at 3617-3623 13th Avenue, in northern Borough Park. Frank G. Relf is designing, and demolition of the former single-story warehouse wrapped up in November.

780A Greene Avenue: Applications have been filed for a four-story, two-unit residential building of 6,058 square feet at the vacant lot of 780A Greene Avenue, in central Bedford-Stuyvesant; Anthony Cucich is designing.

1178 42nd Street: JW Enterprise has filed applications for two four-story, four-unit residential buildings — each of roughly 5,500 square feet — spanning the vacant lots of 1176-1178 42nd Street, in Borough Park; Thomas Kenneth is the architect of record.

116 India Street: Applications have been filed for a four-story, five-unit residential building of 5,000 square feet at 116 India Street, in Greenpoint. Anthony Cucich is designing, and an existing two-story abode must first be demolished.

84 Chauncey Street: An LLC has filed applications for a four-story, seven-unit residential building of 5,000 square feet at the vacant lot of 84 Chauncey Street, in southern Bedford-Stuyvesant. Robert Christian is the architect of record.

22 Star Street: An LLC has filed applications for a four-story, six-unit residential building of 4,400 square feet at 22 Star Street, in northern Bushwick. Charles Mallea is designing, and an existing two-story townhouse must first be demolished.

518 Maple Street: An LLC has filed applications for a four-story, four-unit residential building of nearly 4,000 square feet at the vacant lot of 518 Maple Street, in far-northern East Flatbush. Arc Architecture + Design is the architect, and the site’s single-story predecessor was demolished in 2008.

1631 43rd Street: Geneva Partners has filed applications for four three-story, three-unit residential buildings — each measuring roughly 3,900 square feet — spanning the lots of 1631-1637 43rd Street, in eastern Borough Park. Two existing three-story structures passed pre-demolition inspections in September.

4 McGuinness Boulevard: BKA LLC has filed applications for a three-story, three-unit residential building of 3,434 square feet, a three-story, two-unit building, and a three-story, single-family building — all to span the vacant lots of 2-6 McGuinness Boulevard — in southern Greenpoint.

QUEENS:

41-08 Crescent Street: Forte Italia LLC has filed applications for a 17-story, 243-key hotel of 149,580 square feet to span the block-through site of 41-02 – 41-10 Crescent Street, in Long Island City. Dan Ionescu is designing, and an existing single-story warehouse must first be demolished.

30-92 29th Street: An LLC has filed applications for a seven-story, 46-unit residential building of 37,579 square feet at 30-92 29th Street (alternatively 25-35 31st Avenue), in Astoria. H.T.O. Architect is designing, and existing three- and single-story structures must first be demolished.

139-01 Archer Avenue: Pride Management has filed applications for a six-story, 85-key hotel of 29,374 square feet at 139-01 Archer Avenue, in Jamaica. Manish Savani is designing, and an existing two-story warehouse was approved for demolition in early December.

42-83 Hunter Street: Lions Group II LLC has filed additional applications for an eight-story, 15-unit residential building of 12,336 square feet at 42-83 Hunter Street, in Long Island City. MyArchitect is designing, and an existing single-story structure was approved for demolition in November.

28-06 120th Street: MJN Realty has filed applications for a two-story, 12,435 square-foot warehouse building at the vacant lot of 28-06 120th Street, in College Point; Bernard Ocasio is the architect of record.

34-49 107th Street: Queens College Special Projects has renewed applications for a two-story, 8,737 square-foot “Louis Armstrong Museum” for the vacant lot of 34-49 107th Street, in North Corona; Caples Jefferson Architects is designing.

84-33 Radnor Road: Applications have been filed for a two-story, single-family mansion measuring 5,822 square feet, and a separate three-story, single-family residence of nearly 3,600 square feet, all to span the vacant lots of 84-33 – 84-37 Radnor Road, in Jamaica Estates; Dmitriy Shenker is designing.

169-01 107th Avenue: Eshokol Development has filed applications for six three-story, two-unit residential buildings — each measuring roughly 2,300 square feet — spanning the vacant lots of 169-01 – 169-17 107th Avenue, in Jamaica. The site’s two-story predecessor was demolished in 2006.

146-34 Pleasant Place: Royal King Homes has filed applications for twin two-story, two-unit residential buildings — each measuring 2,040 square feet — and a lone two-story, single-family abode of 1,580 square feet, all of which will span the lots of 146-34 – 146-38 Pleasant Place, in Springfield Gardens.

STATEN ISLAND:

1689 Richmond Road: An LLC has filed applications for a single-story, 13,012 square-foot commercial building to span the vacant lots of 1689-1723 Richmond Road, in Todt Hill. Sanna & Loccisano Architects is designing, and the site’s single-story predecessor was demolished in 2006.

283 Quintard Street: Applications have been filed for a three-story, two-unit residential building of 1,902 square feet, and twin three-story, single-family abodes — each measuring 1,113 square feet — all spanning the lots of 277-283 Quintard Street, in Arrochar. An existing two-story structure must first be demolished.

49 Cliff Street: An LLC has filed applications for two three-story, single-family homes — each measuring 1,835 square feet — spanning the vacant lots of 47-49 Cliff Street, in Shore Acres. The site’s three-story predecessor had been demolished in 2004. The same LLC also filed applications at the vacant lot of 38 Nautilus Street (on the back-side of the same assemblage) for a two-story, single-family abode of 920 square feet.

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