After it was announced last week that the historic Roosevelt Hotel would be closing its doors, owner Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has since teased to what will become of the Midtown East building. One possibility is a new hotel standing 100 stories. Set in a prime location, the block-long 19-story structure is bordered by Madison and Vanderbilt Avenues and East 45th and 46th streets.
Articles by Vanessa Londono
Permits have been filed for a 17-story mixed-use building at 5123 Beach Channel Drive in Far Rockaway, Queens. Located between Beach 53rd Street and Beach 54th Street, the interior lot is a short walk to the Beach 44 Street-Frank Avenue subway station, serviced by the A train. Arker Companies under the Peninsula Rockaway LP is listed as the owner behind the applications. The developer recently filed permits for 5119 Beach Channel Drive, a neighboring new construction site also part of the Peninsula Hospital Redevelopment.
Permits have been filed for a seven-story mixed-use building at 37-24 33rd Street in Long Island City, Queens. Located between 37th Avenue and 38th Avenue, the lot is near the 39 Avenue – Dutch Kills subway station, serviced by the N and W trains. George Xu under the 33rd Street Ventures, LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a four-story mixed-use building at 8617 Flatlands Avenue in Canarsie, Brooklyn. Located at the intersection of East 87th Street and Flatlands Avenue, the corner lot is closest to the Canarsie-Rockaway Parkway subway station, serviced by the L train. Eugene Josovits under the 8623 Flatlands Realty LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
A ten-story mixed-use building has been proposed for Bayonne, New Jersey. Designed by Melamed Architect, the structure will comprise 100 residential units, approximately 2,420 square feet of ground-floor retail space, and 102 parking spaces within a stacked parking system. Bayonne Equities BII Urban Renewal, LLC is responsible for the 145-foot-tall development that will be built on four adjacent lots at 281-289 Broadway and 9-11 West 12th Street along a commercial corridor.