Permits have been filed for a six-story apartment building at 2337 Bedford Avenue in Flatbush, Brooklyn. Located between Albemarle Road and Tilden Avenue, the corner lot is six city blocks west of the Beverly Road subway station, serviced by the 2 and 5 trains. Cheskel Schwimmer of Chess Properties is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Development is on fire in the Mott Haven section of the South Bronx, but yesterday’s filings brought the largest ground-up project the neighborhood has seen in decades. Williamsburg-based builder Cheskel Schwimmer filed new building applications for a 25-story residential development at 198 East 135th Street, next the Major Deegan Expressway, the Park Avenue Bridge, and the Third Avenue Bridge.
The eclectic facade design has finally emerged for two four-story buildings going up at 1444-1446 Bedford Avenue in Crown Heights, after a year and a half of construction.
At the very bottom of Flatbush, up against the open rail cut that separates the neighborhood from Midwood, a 116-unit residential project is in the works, according to a new building permit application submitted in the…