The Regional Plan Association of New York and Peterson Rich Office, a Brooklyn-based design studio, have released an in-depth report to help the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) identify and adopt scalable design solutions for new and existing properties. Led by the founders of Peterson Rich Office, the core focus of the research focuses on the creation of healthier homes for the 600,000 New Yorkers who live in NYCHA apartments.
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Permits have been filed for an eight-story, mixed-use building at 624 Metropolitan Avenue in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Located between Lorimer Street and Leonard Street, the interior lot is close to the Metropolitan Avenue-Lorimer Street subway station, serviced by the G and L trains. Christian Pompa of Caro Enterprises is listed as the owner behind the applications.
A few low-slung buildings on the borderlands of Chinatown and the Lower East Side are going to meet the wrecking ball for an attractive new rental development. Building applications have been filed for 282 Grand Street, between Eldridge and Allen Streets on the Lower East Side, which is being designed by Peterson Rich Office.