Permits have been filed for a 22-story mixed-use building at 1637 First Avenue on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. Located between East 85th and East 86th Streets along First Avenue in Yorkville, the lot is one block from the 86th Street subway station, serviced by the Q train. Extell Development is listed as the owner behind the applications.
The proposed 215-foot-tall development will yield 471,953 square feet, with residential and commercial components. The building will have 459 units with market-rate and affordable housing residences. The concrete-based structure will also have two cellar levels, a 30-foot-long rear yard, and ground-floor retail space.
SLCE Architects is listed as the architect of record.
Demolition permits were filed for adjacent lots at 1643-1649 First Avenue in June. An estimated completion date has not been announced.