Permits have been filed for a nine-story mixed-use building at 3051 Atlantic Avenue in Cypress Hills, Brooklyn. Located between Shepherd Avenue and Essex Street, the lot is two blocks from the Cleveland Street subway station, serviced by the J train. Barry Wagschal of GW Equities LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Renovation work and construction continue on PENN 2, a 31-story commercial tower at Two Penn Plaza in Midtown. Designed by MdeAS Architects and developed by Vornado Realty Trust, the project involves the interior overhaul and re-cladding of the 412-foot-tall, 1.61 million-square-foot structure, as well as the construction of a multi-story cantilevering addition. PENN 2 is one component in the Penn District revitalization scheme that calls for the erection and redevelopment of several buildings surrounding Penn Station and Madison Square Garden. Turner Construction Company is the general contractor for the property, which is located along Seventh Avenue between West 31st and 33rd Streets.
Construction has topped out on 72 York Street, an 11-story residential building in Jersey City‘s Paulus Hook Historic District. Designed by MVMK, the structure will yield 14 condominiums ranging from 800-square-foot one-bedroom units to 2,100-square-foot three-bedroom homes, as well as 880 square feet of ground-floor commercial space. Residential amenities include private storage space for each unit. The property is located by the corner of York and Greene Streets, directly to the east of Jersey City’s main post office.
Permits have been filed for an 18-story mixed-use tower at 211 West 84th Street on Manhattan’s Upper West Side. Located between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue, the lot is two blocks south the 86th Street subway station, serviced by the 1 train. Naftali Group is listed as the owner behind the applications, after purchasing 207-221 West 84th Street last year for $71 million.
Construction has passed the halfway mark on 1841 Broadway, a 25-story residential tower on Manhattan’s Upper West Side. Designed by INC Architecture & Design with SLCE Architects as the architect of record and developed by Global Holdings Management Group, the 281-foot-tall structure will yield 180,813 square feet with 173 market-rate and affordable housing units, as well as 11,741 square feet of retail space on the first two levels. Pavarini McGovern is the general contractor and DeSimone Consulting Engineers is the façade consultant for the property, which is located at the corner of Broadway and West 60th Street, just north of Columbus Circle and the southwest corner of Central Park.