Construction is rising on 520 Fifth Avenue, a 76-story residential supertall in Midtown, Manhattan. Designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox and developed by Rabina, which took over from Ceruzzi Properties and SMI USA in 2019, the 1,000-foot-tall skyscraper will yield 507,608 square feet with 98 residential units, as well as commercial space on the lower floors and four cellar levels. WSP is the structural engineer, DeSimone Consulting Engineers is the façade consultant, and Suffolk Construction is the general contractor for the property, which is located at the northwest corner of Fifth Avenue and West 43rd Street, one block north of Bryant Park.
This week Gindi Capital and Avery Hall closed on $110 million in construction financing for the development of a 13-story, 193-unit mixed-use, mixed-income building at 204 4th Avenue in Gowanus, Brooklyn. Located at the intersection of the Gowanus and Park Slope neighborhoods on a full city block between Union and Sackett Street, the ground-up construction will also have an expansive amenity package including a rooftop lounge and pool. Affinius Capital LLC provided the construction financing for the project with financing arranged by Christopher Peck and Peter Rotchford of JLL.
Demolition is underway on the final two buildings at 12 West 57th Street, the site of a 672-foot-tall residential skyscraper in Midtown, Manhattan. Designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill and developed by Solow Management Corp., the tower will rise along Billionaires’ Row between Fifth and Sixth Avenues and West 56th and 57th Streets.
NOVA, a high-rise condominium property at 41-05 29th Street in Long Island City, has been granted a Temporary Certificate of Occupancy from New York City’s Department of Buildings. Led by SB Development, the building contains 86 apartments, an expansive collection of amenities, and 2,300 square feet of ground-floor retail space.
Excavation and pilings are underway at 570 Washington Street, the site of a two-tower residential project in Manhattan’s West Village. Designed by COOKFOX Architects with SLCE Architects as the architect of record and developed by Zeckendorf Development, Atlas Capital, and The Baupost Group, the $1.25 billion complex will consist of 29- and 36-story towers rising 400 and 450 feet, respectively, and will yield an undisclosed number of condominium units and commercial space. ACI VI Clarkson LLC is the owner and AECOM Tishman is the general contractor for the property, which occupies a 1.3-acre block bound by Clarkson Street to the north, West Houston Street to the south, Washington Street to the east, and West Street to the west. The developers acquired the plot for $340 million in early 2022 and have projected a $1 billion sellout on the homes.