Permits have been filed to horizontally expand a four-story residential building at 245 East 176th Street in Tremont, The Bronx. Located between Monroe Avenue and Anthony Avenue, the interior lot is three blocks south of the Tremont Avenue subway station, serviced by the B and D trains. Ascher Berkowitz in Big Dream Developers is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Articles by Vanessa Londono
The affordable housing lottery has launched for select units at Sky, a 71-story residential building at 605 West 42nd Street in Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan. Designed by Hill West Architects, the structure yields 430 residences. Available now on NYC Housing Connect is one one-bedroom at 40 percent of the area median income (AMI), one studio at 60 percent AMI, and two studios at 120 percent AMI; ranging in eligible income from $22,869 to $183,000. You can also apply for a waiting list for future vacancies.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for Federation Nameoke Apartments, a nine-story residential building at 20-50 Nameoke Avenue in Far Rockaway, Queens. Designed by Urban Architectural Initiatives and developed by Federation Nameoke Housing Development, the structure yields 117 residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 45 units for residents at 60 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $35,040 to $91,500.
Permits have been filed for a nine-story building to be used as a homeless shelter at 537 West 59th Street on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. Located between Amsterdam and West End Avenues, the lot is near the 59th Street subway station, serviced by the A, B, C, D, and 1 trains. W59th Shelter HDFC is listed as the owner behind the applications of the 7,560-square-foot lot. Project Renewal, a non-profit that offers housing and services for the homeless, will operate the shelter.
Permits have been filed for a seven-story mixed-use building at 140 Lexington Avenue in Kips Bay, Manhattan. Located on the northwest corner of Lexington Avenue and East 29th Street, the lot is near the 28th Street subway station, serviced by the 6 train. Idan Magen is listed as the owner behind the applications.