BEL Community Housing Associates has released updated renderings of a new apartment building in East Flatbush, Brooklyn. Located at 1488 New York Avenue, the seven-story project will primarily function as a residence for senior citizens. A ground-floor community facility will provide services for those living in the apartments up above.
As previously reported by YIMBY, permits filed with the DOB include 7,800 square feet of community facility space and 39,971 square feet of residential space. The development will introduce 89 rental units, averaging about 450 square feet apiece.
Designed by Heritage Architecture, the new building will measure 65,025 square feet. Completion is expected by 2019.