A Long Island City-based property owner has filed applications for a three-story, six-unit residential building at 34-31 9th Street, located in the western end of Astoria. The project will measure 5,787 square feet, which means its residential units should average 965 square feet apiece. There will be four off-street parking spaces, two of which will be housed in a garage on the ground floor. Constantine Efstathiou’s Bellmore, N.Y.-based firm is the architect of record. The 50-foot-wide, 5,009-square-foot plot is partly occupied by a three-story townhouse. The new structure will rise on the vacant portion of the lot.
Constantine Efstathiou Architect
In mid-2014, YIMBY reported on applications for a 13-story, 24-unit mixed-use building at 32-06 Astoria Boulevard, in central Astoria, located a stone’s throw away from the N/Q trains’ stop on the same street. Lambros Houliaras, head of Astoria-based Double T Corp., recently scaled down the project and is now planning a six-story, 27-unit building. The 26,016 square-foot structure would include 4,273 and 743 square feet of retail and medical offices, respectively, on the ground floor. Beginning on the second floor, residential units would average a rental-sized 778 square feet apiece. The building will feature a rooftop terrace, and Long Island-based Constantine Efstathiou is the architect of record.