Articles by Vanessa Londono

435 Hart Street in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn

Permits Filed for 435 Hart Street in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn

Permits have been filed for a nine-story mixed-use building at 435 Hart Street in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. Located at the intersection of Hart Street and Broadway, the lot also known as 1038 Broadway is three blocks east of the Myrtle Avenue subway station, serviced by the J, M, and Z trains. CAMBA Housing Ventures, an arm of nonprofit CAMBA, is listed as the owner behind the applications.

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27-10 44th Drive in Long Island City, Queens

Permits Filed for 27-10 44th Drive in Long Island City, Queens

Permits have been filed for a 20-story mixed-use building at 27-10 44th Drive in Long Island City, Queens. Located at the intersection of Jackson Avenue and 44th Drive, the corner lot is near several subway stations, including Court Square, serviced by the G and 7 trains; Court Square-23 Street, serviced by the E and M trains; and Queens Plaza, serviced by the E, M, and R trains. Werwaiss & Co is listed as the owner behind the applications.

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Permits Filed and Rendering Revealed for 1057 East 34th Street in Flatlands, Brooklyn

Permits have been filed for a four-story residential project with a two-story vertical and horizontal addition to an existing two-story brick building at 1057 East 34th Street in Flatlands, Brooklyn. Located between Avenue I and a dead end, the interior lot is a short walk to the Flatbush Avenue subway station, serviced by the 2 train. Joseph Rubin under the 1057 East 34th Plaza LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications. Reserved Equities is representing the owners.

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Rendering of Master Plan for Sunnyside Yard. Courtesy of Practice for Architecture and Urbanism

New Proposal Could Bring 12,000 Affordable Apartments to Sunnyside Yard in Queens

In a master plan created in part by the city’s Economic Development Corporation (EDC), 12,000 affordable apartments could be built over Sunnyside Yard in Queens. If it comes to fruitrition, it would be the largest recent development of affordable housing, to the tune of an estimated $14.4 billion. The hefty price includes the deck over the rail yard on which the residential buildings will sit, as well as the streetscape and infrastructure for utilities, a new rail station for commuter trains, multiple schools and libraries, commercial space for offices, manufacturing, and retail, and 60 acres of open space and public parks.

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