Permits have been filed for a seven-story residential building at 1629 Brooklyn Avenue in East Flatbush, Brooklyn. Located between Glenwood Road and Avenue H, the lot is in walking distance of the Flatbush Avenue-Brooklyn College subway station, serviced by the 2 train. Jacob Leifer of Sty is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Articles by Vanessa Londono
Permits have been filed to expand a one-story structure into a four-story residential building at 654 Jefferson Avenue in Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. Located between Malcolm X Boulevard and Stuyvesant Avenue, the lot is near the Utica Avenue subway station, serviced by the A and C trains. 654 Jefferson LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Leasing has launched for 60 Wharf Drive, a striking glass-clad 40-story waterfront tower located in the seven-acre West Wharf complex in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. The new development is designed by SLCE Architects with amenity spaces by Peter McGinley, and developed by Halcyon Management with Cooper Robertson & Partners responsible for the master plan. Components include 554 studio through three-bedroom residences, more than 60,000 square feet of interior amenities, and 50,000 square feet of outdoor space.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for 1042 Longfellow Avenue, a two-story residential building in Longwood, The Bronx. Designed by Santoriello Architects and developed by Restoring Communities HDFC, the structure yields four residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are four units for residents at 90 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $41,109 to $157,590.
This week The Doe Fund broke ground on a six-story transitional housing development at 510 Gates Avenue in Brooklyn. Located in Bedford Stuyvesant next to the organization’s first transitional residence, which opened in 1990, the residential building will provide men experiencing homelessness with 200 beds and with the opportunity to join The Doe Fund’s award-winning Ready Willing & Able reentry program. The 44,658-square-foot 510 Gates is designed by Urban Architectural Initiatives and developed by Bolivar Builders and Round Square Development.