The affordable housing lottery is now open for 45-57 Davis Street, a nine-story mixed-use development in Long Island City, Queens. Designed by J Frankl/Charles Mallea and developed by Solomon Feder of Velocity Framers USA, the 145,000-square-foot will yield a total 158 units in a mix of studios and one-, two-, and three-bedroom units. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 48 apartments for residents at 130 percent of the area median income, ranging in eligible income from $73,920 to $183,300.
Permits have been filed for a five-story mixed-use building at 188 Utica Avenue in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Located at the intersection of Park Place and Utica Avenue, the corner lot is four blocks north of the Utica Avenue subway station, serviced by the 2, 3, and 4 trains. Brooklyn-based Zeidan Zeidan is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a seven-story mixed-use building at 134 Hope Street in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Located at the intersection of Keap Street and Hope Street, the corner lot is two blocks south of the Metropolitan Avenue-Lorimer Street subway station, serviced by the G and L trains. Solomon Schwimmer under the Hope-Keap Owner LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a four-story residential building at 1637 Dekalb Avenue in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Located between Wyckoff Avenue and St. Nicholas Avenue, the interior lot is steps from the Dekalb Avenue subway station, serviced by the L train and a short walk to the Knickerbocker Avenue station, serviced by the M train. Carolina Antolijao under the Dekalb Dream, LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Local design firm J Frankl Associates, also referred to as J Frankl C Mallea Architects & Engineers, has published renderings of an eight-story mixed-use building in Flatbush, Brooklyn. Located at 1694 Church Avenue, the structure will top out at 84 feet and contain 33,800 square feet of residential space and 7,250 square feet of commercial area, in addition to parking accommodations for 25 vehicles and 25 bikes. The residential component will be divided among 49 apartments, most likely rentals based on the average scope of 690 square feet.