Princeton Holdings’ vertical expansion of a former three-story building at 139 Ludlow Street, on the Lower East Side, has topped-out, according to Bowery Boogie. The building has gained a fourth floor and now measures 16,500 square feet, and new masonry is also currently being installed. The building will be entirely commercial, and features a rooftop terrace. Lee Levine, based in Hoboken, New Jersey, is the architect of record, and completion can probably be expected early next year.
Earlier this week, the City Planning Commission approved Hudson Companies’ proposal to build a 36-story, 139-unit mixed-use building at the site of the Brooklyn Heights Public Library, at 280 Cadman Plaza West, according to Politico….
Property owner Gordon Rugg has filed applications for three two-unit residential buildings at 174-182 Stafford Avenue, in Woodrow, located on Staten Island’s southern end. Each building will stand three stories and measure 2,800 square feet, which means units will average a spacious 1,400 square feet each. James Morri’s Staten Island-based JVM Architect is the architect of record, and an old two-story house was demolished earlier this month.
Sal Mendolia has filed applications for a four-story, seven-unit residential building at 18-23 Palmetto Street, in Ridgewood, a stone’s throw away from the M train’s stop at Seneca Avenue. The building will measure 5,000 square feet, and units will average a rental-sized 714 square feet apiece. Panagis Georgopoulos’ Flushing-based firm is the architect of record, and the site’s single-story predecessor was demolished over the summer.
The owner of the two-story commercial building at 115-06 Myrtle Avenue, in Richmond Hill, just four blocks from the J train’s stop at 111th Street, is looking to sell the property as a development site, according to Commercial Observer. Suzuki Capital is marketing the site, which has 26,524 square feet of building potential, but that figure increases to 70,000 square feet with inclusionary housing. The assemblage consists of four parcels and is expected to sell for between $4.5 and $5.3 million.