Permits have been filed for an 11-story mixed-use building at 87-79 Merrick Boulevard in Jamaica, Queens. Located between 88th Avenue and Hillside Avenue, the lot is three blocks from the 169th Street subway station, serviced by the E and F trains. Ridwan Kabir is listed as the owner behind the applications.
The proposed 120-foot-tall development will yield 94,328 square feet, with 61,682 square feet designated for residential space and 32,646 square feet for commercial space on the cellar, ground, and third floors. The building will have 72 residences, most likely rentals based on the average unit scope of 856 square feet. The concrete-based structure will also have a 30-foot-long rear yard and 39 enclosed parking spaces on the ground and second levels.
Gerald Caliendo Architects is listed as the architect of record.
Demolition permits have not been filed yet. An estimated completion date has not been announced.