DOB Digest: Action at 150 East 23rd Street, Major Project in Corona, and More

150 East 23rd Street150 East 23rd Street, image via Google Maps


150 East 23rd StreetKent Chang of LKH 23rd LLC has filed applications for a 19-story and 52-unit building at 150 East 23rd Street, in Gramercy. Three existing structures must be demolished to make way for the ODA-designed development, which will also feature ground-floor retail.


755 Whittier Street: Survival Realty Associates has filed applications to “erect [a] one-story masonry ” warehouse of 5,064 square-feet at 755 Whittier Street in Hunts Point. Demolition of an existing two-story structure was approved in October.


198 Freeman StreetAn anonymous LLC has filed applications to construct a four-story, four-unit residential building of 5,000 square-feet at 198 Freeman Street in Greenpoint. The lot has an existing two-story structure set back from the street; demolition permits have yet to be filed.


112-51 Northern BoulevardEastern Emerald Group has filed permits for a 350,186 square-foot mixed-use building spanning the entire triangular block of 112-21 – 112-51 Northern Boulevard, in Corona. In December, Fleet Financial Group bought the development site for $17 million, although the firm then announced plans for a “25-story hotel and apartment complex.” New applications clock-in with 11 floors and 257 dwelling units.

85-17 56th AvenueThe property owner of 85-17 56th Avenue in Elmhurst has filed applications to construct a three-story, two-unit residential building of 2,054 square-feet; the lot is currently vacant.

101-23 92nd StreetTD Time Inc. has filed applications to construct a two-story, two-unit residential building of 1,872 square-feet at 101-23 92nd Street in Ozone Park. Plans fell through in 2008 when applications for a residential structure were disapproved and the market collapsed; the lot is currently vacant.

Staten Island:

533 Bay StreetBay Street Housing LP has filed applications to construct a six-story, 67-unit residential building of 59,898 square-feet at 533-539 Bay Street in Stapleton. Demolition of the existing three-story building was approved last year; Aufgang Architects is designing.

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