Permits have been filed to convert a two-story structure into a six-story mixed-use building at 42-98 Saull Street in Flushing, Queens. Located at the intersection of Saull Street and Cherry Avenue, the lot is near the Main Street subway station, serviced by the 7 train. Toby Eng is listed as the owner behind the applications.
YIMBY has an exclusive set of new renderings for a 47-story residential skyscraper at 550 Tenth Avenue in Hell’s Kitchen. Designed by Handel Architects and developed by Gotham Organization and Goldman Sachs Asset Management JV, the 430,000-square-foot tower will yield 453 units with 316 at market rate and 137 for moderate and middle incomes, as well as 9,000 square feet of retail space, over 20,000 square feet of amenities, and 26,764 square feet of administrative office space for Covenant House. Demolition is complete and foundations are underway at the site, which is located along Tenth Avenue between West 40th and 41st Streets.
Permits have been filed for a six-story mixed-use building at 2719 Fulton Street in Cypress Hills, Brooklyn. Located between Wyona Street and Bradford Street, the lot is three blocks west of the Van Siclen Avenue subway station, serviced by the J and Z trains. Sanjeev Kumor is listed as the owner behind the applications.
The Manhattan Neighborhood Network has partnered with Kostow Greenwood Architects to complete a new media production facility and screening studio at 509 West 38th Street in Midtown, Manhattan. Located on the condominium building’s third and fourth floors, the new build-out will comprise 23,651 square feet and will serve as the network’s West Side headquarters.
Construction is nearing completion on 181 Mercer Street, NYU‘s expansion in Greenwich Village. Designed by Davis Brody Bond and KieranTimberlake, the three-tower structure will yield 735,000 square feet and is expected to achieve LEED gold certification. Turner Construction Company is the general contractor for the property, which occupies a full block between Houston, Mercer, and Bleecker Streets and I.M. Pei’s University Village complex. The project is the culmination of more than a decade of planning and underwent numerous design changes before ground broke in 2018.