Permits have been filed for a 31-story mixed-use building at 200 East 34th Street in Kips Bay, Manhattan. Located on the corner of Third Avenue, the lot also known as 501 Third Avenue is two blocks east of the 33rd Street subway station, serviced by the 6 train. Xiaocheng Zhou under COA 200 East 34th LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
The first floor slabs for a new Margaritavile Resort at 560 Seventh Avenue are beginning to rise above the crowded tourist-congested streets and sidewalks of Times Square. The 29-story building will sit at the intersection of Seventh Avenue and West 40th Street. Coming to the property will be a three-story restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool with plentiful seating and beach-themed motifs, and a rooftop bar called the LandShark Bar & Grill. Sharif El-Gamal of Soho Properties is developing the site along with MHP Real Estate Services. The cost to build is expected to be around $300 million.
Amidst the ongoing evolution of the Manhattan skyline, one of the most notable recent changes has been the completion of the Midtown East rezoning, which has already resulted in the rise of One Vanderbilt. Now, with 270 Park Avenue and other projects already on the development boards, Vornado and Rudin Management’s plans for 350 Park Avenue have been fully revealed, depicting yet another supertall that would rise almost 1,500 feet to its pinnacle. While the architect has not been confirmed, YIMBY is strongly suspicious that the design is by Foster + Partners, the firm responsible for the nearly-complete 425 Park Avenue.
Permits have been filed for a four-story residential building at 299 Stockholm Street in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Located between Irving Avenue and Wyckoff Avenue, the lot is one block south of the DeKalb Avenue subway station, serviced by the L train. Xiao Lin under the Slava 7 LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a four-story mixed-use building at 3-28 Beach 63rd Street in Far Rockaway, Queens. Located via Beach Channel Drive, the through lot is two blocks west of the Beach 60 Street-Straiton Avenue subway station, serviced by the A train. Kinam Han of Honest and Quality Corp. is listed as the owner behind the applications.