Permits have been filed for a three-story mixed-use building at 1374 Blondell Avenue in Westchester Square, The Bronx. Located at the intersection of Ponton Avenue and Blondell Avenue, the interior lot is near the Westchester Square-East Tremont Avenue subway station, serviced by the 6 train. Foremost Real Estate under the 1400 Blondell LCC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Construction on Waterline Square, a three-tower residential complex from GID Development Group on the waterfront of Manhattan’s Upper West Side, is finally finished. The site is situated across from the Hudson River and Riverside Park South between West 59th Street, West 61st Street, and Freedom Place South. Each of the site’s towers comes from three separate architectural firms: One Waterline Square by Richard Meier & Partners with interiors by Champalimaud; Two Waterline Square by Kohn Pedersen Fox with interiors by Yabu Pushelberg; and Three Waterline Square by Rafael Viñoly with interiors by Groves & Co. Hill West Architects served as the executive architect for the entire master plan.
Permits have been filed for a 12-story mixed-use building at 90-02 168th Street in Jamaica, Queens. Located at the intersection of 90th Avenue and 168th Street, the corner lot is a five-minute walk to the 169th Street subway station, serviced by the E and F trains. BRP Companies under the 90 Ninety Developer LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a five-story mixed-use building at 188 Utica Avenue in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Located at the intersection of Park Place and Utica Avenue, the corner lot is four blocks north of the Utica Avenue subway station, serviced by the 2, 3, and 4 trains. Brooklyn-based Zeidan Zeidan is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Demolition is moving along steadily at 1568 Broadway in Times Square, where the 46-story tower has been reduced to around half its former size. The 30-year-old, 470-foot-tall steel superstructure formerly housed the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton and will be replaced by a new hotel dubbed TSX Broadway. Designed by PBDW Architects, Mancini Duffy, and Perkins Eastman, and developed by L&L Holding Company, Maefield Development, and Fortress Investment Group, the new structure will rise 46 stories and span 550,000 square feet.