Permits have been filed for an eight-story residential building at 150-13 89th Avenue in Jamaica, Queens. Located at the intersection of 153rd Street and 89th Avenue, the lot is near the Sutphin Boulevard subway station, serviced by the F train. Chetrit Group is listed as the owner behind the applications. In 2015, YIMBY reported the same developer’s proposed redevelopment of Mary Immaculate Hospital on the block-long site, a 16-story rental complex with 339 apartments.
Articles by Vanessa Londono
Permits have been filed for a five-story residential building at 110-12 101st Avenue in Richmond Hill, Queens. Located between 110th Street and 111th Street, the interior lot is two blocks north of the 111th Street subway station, serviced by the A train. Sukhjinder Singh under the 129-10 Atlantic Avenue LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications, and previously filed permits for a four-story, nine-unit mixed-use building at the same site.
A recent split 2-2 vote by the Board of Standards and Appeals upheld the city’s Department of Buildings’ approval for 50 West 66th Street, which will become the Upper West Side’s tallest building. Local NIMBY group Landmark West was defeated in its assertion that developer Extell wrongly used mechanical space to bump up the 775-foot-tall height of the project without taking into consideration floor area restrictions.
Permits have been filed for a seven-story residential building at 680 Lorimer Street in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Located at the intersection of Meeker Avenue and Lorimer Street, the lot is four blocks north of the Lorimer Street subway station, serviced by the L train. Cheskie Weiss under the 680 Lorimer LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a six-story mixed-use building at 3124 Farragut Road in Flatbush, Brooklyn. Located at the intersection of East 32nd Street and Farragut Road, the lot is a short walk to the Newkirk Avenue subway station, serviced by the 2 and 5 trains. Linh Ho of Fortuna 245 Inc. is listed as the owner behind the applications.