27-01 Jackson Avenue

Excavation Set to Begin for Queens’ Tallest Building at 27-48 Jackson Avenue in Long Island City

Excavation is set to begin at 27-48 Jackson Avenue, the site of a potential 811-foot-tall skyscraper in the Court Square district of Long Island City, Queens. No architect, developer, or building function has been revealed yet for the project, which YIMBY first covered last March after Federal Aviation Administration obstruction evaluation permits were filed due to its proximity to LaGuardia Airport. Alternatively addressed as 43-01 Queens Street, the rectangular plot is located between Orchard and Queens Streets and formerly served as a 25,000-square-foot open-air parking lot owned by Building Orchard LLC.


Excavation Progresses at 27-01 Jackson Avenue in Long Island City, Queens

Excavation work is moving along at 27-01 Jackson Avenue, the site of a 27-story residential skyscraper in the Court Square district of Long Island City, Queens. The 151,000-square-foot tower is being designed by SLCE Architects for Fetner Properties and Lions Group, which secured a $95 million construction loan for the development. The financial package was done under a joint venture, American Lions, LLC, with the funds provided by Bank Leumi USA, Leumi Partners, and Israel Discount Bank. Lions Group II, LLC is the general contractor for the property, which is located at the corner of Jackson and 43rd Avenues.

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Former renderings of 27-01 Jackson Avenue - SLCE Architects

27-01 Jackson Avenue Awaits Construction in Long Island City

Construction activity has yet to begin at 27-01 Jackson Avenue, the site of a planned 27-story building in Hunters PointQueens. Fetner Properties under American Lion, LLC is the owner behind the permit applications for the proposed 336-foot-tall mixed-use project, for which SLCE Architects is listed as the architect of record. The property is located at the corner of Jackson Avenue and 43rd Avenue.

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27-01 Jackson Avenue in Hunters Point, Queens

Permits Filed for 27-Story Tower at 27-01 Jackson Avenue in Hunters Point, Queens

Permits have been filed for a 27-story mixed-use building at 27-01 Jackson Avenue in Hunters Point, Queens. Located between Dutch Kills Street and Queens Street, the corner lot is two blocks west of the Queens Plaza subway station, serviced by the E, M, and R trains. Also within walking distance is the Queensboro Plaza, serviced by the 7, N, and W trains. Fetner Properties under American Lion, LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.

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