New York Governor Kathy Hochul has announced that two properties and an entire neighborhood in New York City have been nominated for inclusion in State and National Registers of Historic Places. The nominees are the English Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Reformation in Cypress Hills, Brooklyn, the Temple Israel of the City of New York on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, and a bid to recognize the Prospect Lefferts Gardens Historic District, also in Brooklyn.
Permits have been filed for a 12-story mixed-use building at 40 Bruckner Boulevard in Mott Haven, The Bronx. Located at the intersection of Alexander Avenue and Bruckner Boulevard, the corner lot is near the 3rd Avenue-138 Street subway station, serviced by the 6 train. Jacob Schwimmer of JCS Realty is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Exterior work is nearing completion on 540 Hudson Street, a seven-story residential building in Greenwich Village. The building was designed by Morris Adjmi Architects who received approval by the Landmarks Preservation Commission. BKSK Architects adapted the design and are nearing completion of the 63-foot-tall structure for developers Aurora Capital Associates and William Gottlieb Real Estate. Inside will be 19 units spread across 48,535 square feet as well as 6,000 square feet of retail space on the ground floor and cellar levels. Titanium Construction Services is the general contractor and Belden Tri-State Building Materials is the brick supplier for the property, which is also addressed as 111 Charles Street and is located at the corner of Hudson and Charles Streets.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for 963 Atlantic Avenue, a nine-story mixed-use property in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn. Designed by Kutnicki Bernstein Architects and developed by Efraim Weber as 86 Lefferts Corp, the structure yields 124 rental units, an amenity package, and two ground-floor retail spaces. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 38 units for residents at 80 to 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $58,115 to $187,330.
Permits have been filed to expand a two-story structure into a nine-story mixed-use building at 5722 7th Avenue in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. Located between 57th Street and 58th Street, the interior lot is near the 8th Avenue subway station, serviced by the N train. Wei Wang of Dyker and Brooklyn NY Inc. is listed as the owner behind the applications.