Work is nearing full completion on 111 West 57th Street as construction wraps up on the lower podium section of the 1,428-foot residential supertall in Midtown, Manhattan. Designed by SHoP Architects and developed by JDS Development, Property Markets Group, and Spruce Capital Partners, the 84-story skyscraper will yield 60 condominiums designed by Studio Sofield and marketed by The Corcoran Group. WSP is the structural engineer, Jaros, Baum & Bolles is the MEP engineer, R&R Scaffolding Ltd. provided the building maintenance unit (BMU) sitting atop the crown, RWDI consulted with the design of the dampening system, and BuroHappold Engineering is the façade consultant for the tower, which is located between Sixth and Seventh Avenues on Billionaires’ Row.
Construction is now underway on 282-286 Grand Street, a seven-story residential building on Manhattan’s Lower East Side. The will yield a mix of rental apartments, amenity spaces, and commercial space.
The Jersey City Planning Board has approved proposals to construct a new mixed-use property with 196 rental units and a large retail component at 96 Tonnele Avenue. Located in the city’s Journal Square neighborhood, 96 Tonnele Avenue is the latest project from developer RKS Group and Jorge Mastropietro Architects Atelier.
Permits have been filed for a 13-story mixed-use building with affordable housing at 746 East 5th Street in Alphabet City, Manhattan. Located between Avenue C and Avenue D, the lot is near the Delancey Street-Essex Street subway station, serviced by the F, J, M, and Z trains. Manny Ashourzadeh under the Golbar LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a 13-story mixed-use building at 978 Summit Avenue in Highbridge, The Bronx. Located between West 162nd and West 164th Streets, the lot is near the 161st Street – Yankee Stadium subway station, serviced by the B, D, and 4 trains. Moses Freund of The Vaja Group is listed as the owner behind the applications.