The affordable housing lottery has launched for 1169 River Avenue, a 19-story mixed-use building in Concourse, The Bronx. Designed by Aufgang Architects and developed by Community Access, a NYC supportive housing and social service non-profit, the structure yields 245 residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 96 units for residents at 60 to 80 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $31,852 to $132,400.
The Westchester Industrial Development Agency (IDA) has approved $481,562 in additional sales tax exemptions for Ginsburg Development Companies to complete upgrades to ground-floor retail spaces at 50 Main Street, a sprawling mixed-use complex in White Plains.
Construction is rising on 355 West 39th Street, an 11-story residential building in Midtown West, Manhattan. Designed by Gilman Architects and developed by Man Hei Li under the 355 Hudson Yard LLC, the 115-foot-tall structure will yield 19,255 square feet with 26 rental units spread across 17,023 square feet, as well as 1,603 square feet of commercial space, 629 square feet for a community facility, and a cellar level. EFIN Management is the general contractor for the project, which is located near the northeast corner of Ninth Avenue and West 39th Street.
New permits have been filed to enlarge a two-story structure into a 12-story mixed-use building at 134-16 35th Avenue in Flushing, Queens. Located between Prince Street and Farrington Street, the lot is within walking distance of the Main Street subway station, serviced by the 7 train. Hanjun Bai of H&Z Building Corp. is listed as the owner behind the applications and previously filed permits in May 2022 for a 10-story, 43,987-square-foot development.
Exterior work is progressing on The Rockwell, a 13-story residential building at 2688 Broadway on Manhattan’s Upper West Side. Designed by Hill West Architects and developed in collaboration by Toll Brothers, which is also serving as the general contractor, and Sculptor under the 2686-2690 Broadway LLC, the structure will yield 81 condominium units in studio to three-bedroom layouts and a ground-floor retail space to be occupied by a CVS Pharmacy. The property is located at the southeast corner of West 103rd Street and Broadway.