Construction has reached street level at 150 East 78th Street, a 205-foot-tall residential project at the corner of East 78th Street and Lexington Avenue on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. Progress has been swift since YIMBY last stopped by the site in mid-September, when work on the foundations was just beginning. Now a large array of steel rebar await the imminent concrete pour for the ground-floor slab. Designed by Robert Stern Architects and developed by Midwood Investment & Development and EJS Group. The property will yield 25 residences averaging 2,600 square feet apiece.
Permits have been filed for a seven-story mixed-use building at 599 Tinton Avenue in Woodstock, The Bronx. Located between East 150th Street and East 151st Street, the interior lot is a short walk to the East 149th subway station, serviced by the 6 train. Steve Zervoudis under the 599 Tinton LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a 22-story mixed-use building at 2551 Broadway on the Upper West Side, Manhattan. Located between West 95th Street and West 96th Street, the interior lot is steps from the 96th Street subway station, serviced by the 1, 2, and 3 trains. Tyler Workman under the Paragon JV Prop III LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a six-story mixed-use building at 301 Broome Street on Manhattan’s Lower East Side. Located between Eldridge Street and Forsyth Street, the interior lot is one block north of the Grand Street subway station, serviced by the B and D trains, and one block south of Bowery station, serviced by the J and Z trains. Winnie Lee under the 301 Broome Street LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
The glass curtain wall is closing in on the final floors of the Virgin Hotel at 1225 Broadway in NoMad. Designed by Stantec and developed by Lam Group, the 476-foot-tall tower will yield 460 hotel rooms and 90,000 square feet of retail within the podium. Sir Richard Branson of Virgin Group will be in charge of managing the 300,000-square-foot property.