The New York City Economic Development Corporation and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority have launched a request for proposals (RFP) for the 58,000-square-foot development site at 11-24 Jackson Avenue, located in the Hunters Point section of Long Island City. The city is seeking a development team to deck over the site, which has railroad tracks passing underneath, and build a mixed-use project. Ideally, the project would have mixed-income residential units, ground-floor retail space, community facility space and open public space. The expectation is for the city to sell the site, DNAinfo reported.
The site at 37-29 33rd Street is cleared and ready for construction of a six-story mixed-use building, part of construction wave transforming Long Island City’s Dutch Kills neighborhood. The development by Saviour Sultana and general…
A South Richmond Hills-based corporation has filed applications for twin two-story, two-family houses at 142-07 and 142-09 115th Avenue, in South Jamaica. The buildings will each measure 3,082 square feet. Across both, the apartments should average 1,028 square feet apiece, indicative of units with family-sized configurations. Each house will come with one off-street parking space. Kew Gardens-based Tabriz Group Design is the architect of record. The 6,000-square-foot lot is occupied by a single-story house. Demolition permits were filed October.
Foundation work is in progress at 31-12 38th Street, setting the stage for a seven-story, 16,900-square-foot, 19-unit mixed use building with studio space on the ground floor.
Late last year, Century Development Group signed an agreement with Starwood Hotels & Resorts to bring a 250-key Westin hotel to the mixed-use project planned at 137-61 Northern Boulevard, located on the corner of Leavitt Street in downtown Flushing. Century told The Real Deal that the latest development plans call for a 12- or 13-story building, which, in addition to the hotel, would also include 50 residential units.