Permits have been filed for a nine-story mixed-use building at 953 Dean Street in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Located between Classon Avenue and Franklin Avenue, the lot is near the Franklin Avenue subway station, serviced by the A and C trains. Solomon Schwimmer of Twin Group Associates Inc. is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Construction is complete on the steel and glass garden canopy at 550 Madison Avenue, a 684-foot-tall landmarked skyscraper in Midtown East. The triple-height framework is designed by Snøhetta with AECOM Tishman as the general contractor, and is part of a 21,000-square-foot indoor-outdoor renovation of the 38-year-old postmodern office building by The Olayan Group and RXR Realty, along with a revamped lobby designed by Gensler that was completed late last year. The developers are aiming to achieve LEED Platinum and WELL Gold certifications for the building, which is located between East 55th and 56th Streets.
New York development firm Rabina has closed on a $540 million construction package to complete a new supertall tower at 520 Fifth Avenue. Designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox, the structure will top out at 1,000 feet and contain a collection of condominiums and associated amenity spaces, boutique office space, a ground-floor retail component, and public recreation space.
Permits have been filed for an eight-story mixed-use building at 282 West 132nd Street in Harlem, Manhattan. Located between West 132nd Street and Frederick Douglass Boulevard, the corner lot is within walking distance of the 135th Street subway station, serviced by the A, B, and C trains. Michel Perle is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for an 11-story mixed-use building at 78 West 170th Street in Highbridge, The Bronx. Located between Edward L. Grant Highway and Shakespeare Avenue, the lot is in walking distance of the 170th Street subway station, serviced by the 4 train. Anthony Milohnic under the 76-78 West 170th Street is listed as the owner behind the applications.