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.
A recently revealed rendering offers a first glimpse of 200 Parkville Avenue in Kensington, Brooklyn. The residential building is designed by Charles Mallea Architect, who outfitted the structure with a modernist, mixed-material façade comprised of composite wood, grey masonry, and white ornamental accents.
New permits have been filed for a four-story residential building at 239 Marcus Garvey Boulevard in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. While it is near a few bus lines, the site is fourteen blocks away from the nearest subway station, Myrtle Avenue, serviced by the J, M, and Z trains. C trains are a sixteen-block commute. UK-based Bluestone Group is listed as responsible for the development.
A rendering has been revealed of the seven-story, 22-unit residential project under development at 417 East 135th Street, in the South Bronx’s Mott Haven section. The latest building permits indicate the new building will encompass 20,022 square feet and rise 70 feet above street level, not including bulkhead elements. The residential units, averaging 681 square feet apiece, will be condominiums, Welcome2TheBronx reported. There will also be off-street parking for 11 cars. The property owner does business as the Brooklyn-based Sobro LLC. Brooklyn-based Frankl C Mallea Y Stern Associates Architects & Engineers (a.k.a. J Frankl Associate, or JFA) is responsible for the design. The site is currently vacant. A construction timeline has not been disclosed.
Willoughby Avenue between Central and Evergreen avenues in Bushwick used to be a reminder of the city’s worst years, with an odd mix of decrepit wood frame houses, vacant lots, and garages. But several new buildings have transformed the block in the last decade, and now another project is set to join the mix.