National Urban League is moving to 121 West 125th Street on Harlem‘s main corridor as part of a massive $242 million development. The historic civil rights organization is leaving its Financial District location for a 21,500-square-foot plot between Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard and Lenox Avenue. Designed by Beyer Blinder Belle and developed by BRP Companies, Dabar Development, L+M Development Partners, Taconic Partners and Prusik Group, the mixed-use project will yield a total of 414,000 square feet and rise 17 stories. Additional components include 170 affordable housing units, 70,000-square-feet of Class A office space, and 110,000 square feet of retail.
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Permits have been filed for a four-story residential building at 20-18 Steinway Street in Astoria, Queens. Located between 20th Avenue and 20th Road, the interior lot is also addressed as 20-08 Steinway Street. The closest transit is the Ditmars Boulevard subway station, serviced by the N and W trains. Fuhao Yang under the 2008 Steinway LLC Davaros under the Rio Davaroso Property LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Full demolition permits have been filed for 335 West 39th Street in Midtown West, Manhattan. According to the filing, the site is owned by Jonah Kriger under the 335 West 39th Street Realty Company and currently houses a four-story commercial building with three units. It appears Penn Plaza Consultants is also involved in the partnership. The 43-foot-tall structure was built in 1910.
Permits have been filed for a three-story residential building at 781 Fountain Avenue in East New York, Brooklyn. Located between Old Mill Road and Flatlands Avenue, the interior lot is closest to the New Lots Avenue subway station, serviced by the 3 and 4 trains. Yehuda Vaknin under the 781 Fountain Avenue LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for an eight-story mixed-use building at 406 Remsen Avenue in East Flatbush, Brooklyn. Located between East 58th Street and Lenox Road, the lot is closest to the Saratoga Avenue subway station, serviced by the 3 and 4 trains. Amit Tank of Samnon Associates is listed as the owner behind the applications.