Despite flooding and complaints from angry neighbors, Lightstone has pushed forward with its nearly 700-unit mega development at 363-365 Bond Street along the Gowanus Canal.
The Court Square Blog reports the 10-story, 40-unit mixed-use development at 42-60 Crescent Street, in Long Island City, has topped out, “and crews have begun façade work.” The building’s retail space will total 2,309 square feet, and completion is expected by the end of this year.
YIMBY found this schematic on the fence at 44 Kent Street near the waterfront in Greenpoint, where construction recently began on a six-story building. It will rise 70 feet into the air on an empty, block-long lot on West Street between Kent and Greenpoint Avenue, a few hundred feet from the East River.
Back in February, YIMBY revealed the first renderings of DDG’s new tower coming to 180 East 88th Street. Now, YIMBY has also learned that the project’s 521-foot height (it has seen a bump from 469 feet) will make it the tallest building north of 72nd Street. A tipster has also sent along demolition photos, which show the old tenements that formerly occupied the site have now been cleared to make way for the 31-story building.
Back in January, it was reported that 30 Park Place had topped-out. That was not true, as the building still had several floors and mechanical space left to go before reaching its actual parapet, 937 feet above…