Permits have been filed for a ten-story mixed-use building at 188 East 135th Street in Mott Haven, The Bronx. Located between the Major Deegan Expressway and Harlem River waterfront, the lot is near the 138 Street-Grand Concourse subway station, serviced by the 4 and 5 trains. Jacob Sofer under the 101 Macombs Place LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Excavation has finally begun at 262 Fifth Avenue, the site of a long-planned 1,011-foot-tall residential supertall skyscraper in NoMad. Designed by Russian-based firm Meganom with SLCE Architects as the executive architect and developed by Boris Kuzinez of Five Points Development under the Five Points 262 Project, LLC, the 60-story tower will yield 139,168 square feet of residential space divided into 41 units and 10,850 square feet of retail space on the first two floors. CM & Associates Construction Management, LLC is the general contractor for the project, which is located at the corner of Fifth Avenue and West 29th Street.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for Capstone Condominiums, a nine-story mixed-use residential building at 940 Myrtle Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. Designed by Fischer + Makooi Architect, the structure has 24 newly built condo units available on NYC Housing Connect. Eligibility is open to first-time buyers at 60 to 80 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in income from $37,500 to $103,120.
Permits have been filed for an eight-story mixed-use building with affordable housing at 43-42 43rd Avenue in Sunnyside, Queens. Located at the intersection of Queens Boulevard and 43rd Avenue, the corner lot is a short walk to the 46th Street-Bliss Street subway station, serviced by the 7 train. John J. Ciafone of City View Construction Corp. is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a seven-story mixed-use building at 97-44 64th Avenue in Rego Park, Queens. Located between 98th Street and Queens Boulevard, the lot is a short walk to the 63rd Drive-Rego Park subway station, serviced by the E, M, and R trains. Luo Jie Chen of Great Stone Gen’l is listed as the owner behind the applications.