Property owner Joseph Emergi has revived applications, originally filed in 2013, calling for a four-story, three-unit residential building at the vacant lot of 108 Jefferson Avenue, in southwestern Bedford-Stuyvesant, three blocks north of the Nostrand Avenue subway stop. The building will measure 3,830 square feet, which means units will average a condo-sized 1,280 square feet. Gerald Caliendo is designing.
Gerald Caliendo Architect
Extreme Homes Group has filed applications for a four-story, four-unit residential building at the vacant lot at 259 Kosciuszko Street, in northern Bedford-Stuyvesant, two blocks east of the Bedford-Nostrand Avenues stop on the G line. The building will measure 3,615 square feet, which works out to units of roughly 900 square feet. Gerald Caliendo is designing.
Venetian Management’s six-story, 30-unit residential building underway at 321 East 3rd Street, in the East Village, has topped out, according to EV Grieve. Cladding has yet to be installed, but the structure appears to in preparation for façade. The building will measure 23,000 square feet, which means units will average 767 square feet each, and Gerald Caliendo is designing. Completion is likely by the end of 2015.
Benny Imani, operating under an LLC, has filed applications for a four-story, 20,000 square-foot warehouse building at 63 Alabama Avenue, three blocks east from Broadway Junction in East New York. According to Schedule A, the building will be used for storage, and Gerald Caliendo is designing. The plot of land is currently vacant.
Last week brought Queens applications for three more two-family building projects, further steadying the stream of small scale housing development in the relatively suburban outer borough. Small projects like these haven’t been a popular form of new housing since the mid-2000’s, but they are penciling out for local developers post recession.