Permits have been filed for a five-story mixed-use building at 228 55th Street in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. Located between 2nd Avenue and the Gowanus Expressway, the lot is two blocks from the 53rd Street subway station, serviced by the R train. Hua Wen under the 228 United Realty LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
The proposed 50-foot-tall development will yield 8,314 square feet designated for residential space. The building will have 12 residences, most likely rentals based on the average unit scope of 692 square feet. The steel-based structure will also have a cellar and an undisclosed amount of community facility space.
Lam Engineer is listed as the architect of record.
Demolition permits have not been filed as of yet. An estimated completion date has not been announced.