Kicking off YIMBY’s annual year-end construction countdown of the 31 tallest buildings under construction in New York City is THE 74, a rising 32-story residential tower at 201 East 74th Street on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. Designed by Pelli Clarke & Partners with SLCE Architects as the architect of record and developed by Elad Group, which purchased the property for $61 million in April 2022, the 420-foot-tall structure will yield 42 condominium units and an accompanying collection of residential amenities. Rafael de Cardenas is the interior designer for the amenity spaces and the residences, which are being marketed by Corcoran Sunshine Marketing Group and will include half-floor two- and three-bedroom units, full-floor four- and five-bedroom homes, a single free-standing townhome, and a duplex penthouse. Press Builders is the general contractor for the project, which is alternately addressed as 1299 Third Avenue and located on an interior lot facing Third Avenue with two small panhandle extensions to East 74th and East 75th Streets.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for 352 Meeker Avenue, a seven-story residential building in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Designed by Leandro Dickson of LND Architect and developed by Mordechai Ganzfried, the structure yields 27 residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are nine units for residents at 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $111,532 to $165,230.
Permits have been filed to expand a two-story structure into a four-story residential building at 283 Graham Avenue in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Located near the intersection of Powers Street and Graham Avenue, the lot is near the Grand Street subway station, serviced by the L train. Mendel Fleischman of The Garden Bond is listed as the owner behind the applications, along with the adjacent 285 Graham Avenue.
Permits have been filed for a seven-story residential building at 30-78 29th Street in Astoria, Queens. Located between 30th Drive and 31st Avenue, the interior lot is within walking distance of the 30th Avenue subway station, serviced by the N and W trains. Desmond Neill of Silverline Construction Management is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Exterior work is wrapping up on 58 Vanderbilt Avenue, a nine-story residential building in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn. Designed by J Frankl Associates and developed by Bruchy Lefkowitz, the structure will yield 90 residences with 23 units dedicated to affordable housing, as well as 34 parking spaces. Vanderbilt Avenue USA, LLC is the general contractor for the property, which is alternately addressed as 205 Park Avenue and located along Park Avenue between Vanderbilt and Clermont Avenues, near the southern border of the Brooklyn Navy Yard.