Permits have been filed for an eight-story, mixed-use building at 624 Metropolitan Avenue in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Located between Lorimer Street and Leonard Street, the interior lot is close to the Metropolitan Avenue-Lorimer Street subway station, serviced by the G and L trains. Christian Pompa of Caro Enterprises is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Another block in central Williamsburg is shedding its commercial past as a warehouse at 88-92 Withers Street is torn down. It is slated to be replaced by a 12-story residential building, developed by Caro Enterprises and JHG Holdings. The 12,500-square foot corner lot sits across from the small park at the Badame Sessa Memorial Square, sandwiched onto a small triangular block by the side of the elevated Brooklyn-Queens Expressway. The cleared lot, situated within a residential-manufacturing M1-2/R6 zoning district, measures 125 feet along Withers Street to the north and 100 feet on Leonard Street to the east.
This morning, Perkins Eastman filed an application for a new Williamsburg residential project, at 88 Withers Street. The building permit indicates a height of 12 stories and 148 feet, which will make it visible to…