While developments from Downtown Brooklyn to Hudson Yards are transforming skylines and making headlines, smaller scale projects are also capable of altering neighborhood paradigms. Along Queens Boulevard, in the borderlands of Woodside and Sunnyside, this is now the case, and new buildings are changing a former no-mans-land into an increasingly popular neighborhood.
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Bronx: 543 Manida Street: Survival Realty Associates has filed to “erect [a] one-story masonry warehouse building” of 5,000 square feet at 543 Manida Street, in Hunts Point. Demolition of an existing two-story structure was approved in January….
515 West 29th Street [Commercial Observer]: The Bauhouse Group has received funding to finance its 43,000 square-foot project at 515 West 29th Street in Chelsea. The developer previously acquired additional air rights in March, and construction is scheduled…