They are the largest addition to the Long Island City residential market, and they’re nearing completion. The two towers located at 22-44 Jackson Avenue have long since topped out, and are now barreling toward opening day when they can finally add 1,115 residencies to the neighborhood. The project is housed on the former site of 5Pointz, a cultural significant structure that exhibited some incredible street art. G&M Realty is responsible for the development.
Standing just to the north of the iconic XYZ Buildings in Midtown Manhattan, 1271 Avenue of the Americas, aka the Time-Life Building, is currently undergoing a major transformation of its exterior curtain wall, outdoor plaza, landmarked lobby space, and mechanical makeup of the elevators and MEP systems. Built in 1958, Rockefeller Group Development Corporation is bringing the building into the twenty-first century by bringing on Pei Cobb Freed & Partners Architects LLP to helm the refurbishment of the 48-story office tower, which stands 587 feet to its rooftop.
Westchester’s Industrial Development Agency has unanimously approved the construction of two mixed-use apartment complexes in White Plains, New York, dubbed The Collection.
Permits have been filed for an eight-story community facility building at 883 Bryant Avenue in Hunts Point, The Bronx. The site is five blocks away from the Hunts Point Avenue subway station, serviced by the 6 trains. Ari Thaler will be responsible for the development.
Permits have been filed for a new nine-story private school at 1352 36th Street in Borough Park, Brooklyn. The site is a four blocks away from the Church Avenue subway station, serviced by the F and G trains. The Congregation of Beis Shloime is listed as the applicant.