Permits have been filed for a four-story residential building at 599 Prospect Avenue in Melrose, The Bronx. Located between East 151st Street and East 150th Street, the lot is near the 149th Street subway station, serviced by the 6 train. Simon Neiman under the Madison Tower LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Articles by Vanessa Londono
SJP Properties and New Brunswick Development Corporation (DEVCO) have unveiled plans to develop H-2, the second phase of HELIX Health + Life Science Exchange in downtown New Brunswick, New Jersey. With a total cost of $731 million, HELIX is the largest investment in life sciences and medical education in New Jersey’s history, and representative of the state’s life sciences sector and demand for accessible lab space. Plans for H-2 call for a mixed-use building yielding 600,000 square feet of build-to-suit lab and office space. HDR is the lead architect and JLL will serve as the H-2’s leasing agent.
Permits have been filed for a four-story residential building at 2532 Grand Avenue in Fordham Manor, The Bronx. Located between West 190th Street and West 192nd Street, the lot is two blocks north of the Fordham Road subway station, serviced by the 4 train. Marinel Bunjaj of MDMB LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for 1001 Bushwick Avenue, a six-story residential building in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Designed by BEAM Architects and developed by Joel Berkowitz, the structure yields 24 residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 11 units for residents at 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $93,909 to $187,330.
Ground recently broke on a new animal care center in Baychester, The Bronx. The $92 million ground-up development will yield 50,000 square feet and house admissions, adoptions, medical services, and boarding for 70 dogs, 140 cats, 30 rabbits, and 20 animals of other species. The new animal center is part of the City’s goal to maintain a full-service animal shelter in each borough. The City’s Animal Care Centers are a non-profit organization that serve as the city’s open-admissions animal-shelter system contracted and overseen by the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) and operated by Animal Care Centers of NYC (ACC).