Permits have been filed for a nine-story mixed-use building at 577 Union Street in Gowanus, Brooklyn. Located between Nevins Street and 3rd Avenue, the lot is one block from the Union Street subway station, serviced by the R train. Charney Companies and Tavros Capital is listed as the owner behind the applications.
The proposed 95-foot-tall development will yield 167,036 square feet, with 158,137 square feet designated for residential space and 8,899 square feet for commercial space. The building will have 214 residences with 25 percent of units designated as affordable housing. Apartments will most likely be rentals based on the average unit scope of 739 square feet. The concrete-based structure will also have 72 enclosed parking spaces.
Fogarty Finger Architects is listed as the architect of record.
Demolition permits were filed in June of this year for the single-story building on the site. An estimated completion date has not been announced.