Mixed-Use

PENN 2’s Cantilevering Expansion Takes Shape at Two Penn Plaza in Midtown, Manhattan

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.

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72 York Street Tops Out in Jersey City, New Jersey

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.

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Permits Filed for 211 West 84th Street on the Upper West Side of Manhattan

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.

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1841 Broadway Rises Past Halfway Mark on Manhattan’s Upper West Side

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.

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The new exterior for Harborside. Designed by Elkus Manfredi Architects

Harborside 1-3 Completes Renovation in Jersey City, New Jersey

Renovation work is complete on the three-building Harborside complex along the downtown Jersey City waterfront. Designed by Elkus Manfredi Architects and developed by Mack-Cali Realty Corporation and SJP Properties, the project involved the re-cladding and interior refurbishment of the commercial office structures, which occupy a long rectangular parcel bound by Harborside Place to the north, Hudson Street to the west, and Christopher Columbus Drive to the south. The overhaul was planned to cost around $75 million and achieve LEED Gold certification.

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