This month, BLDG Management officially began leasing at The Summit, a new rental property the developer has coined “a diamond in the sky.” Located at 222 East 44th Street, the 43-story building arrives as the first ground-up, residential building in Manhattan from BLDG.
Permits have been filed for a five-story residential building at 620 East 31st Street in Flatbush, Brooklyn. Located between Farragut Road and Glenwood Road, the interior site is situated two blocks south of the Newkirk Avenue Station on Nostrand Avenue, serviced by the 2 and 5 trains. Jacob Perez is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a six-story residential building at 1521 West 2nd Street in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn. Located between major thoroughfare 65th Street and Avenue P, the interior site is three blocks west of the Avenue P subway station, serviced by the F train. Andy Ho of 1521 W2, LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Flying under the radar for some time, excavation work on 159 Broadway Avenue is beginning to make some progress in Williamsburg. Today, YIMBY also has the first rendering for the impressively-scoped project, thanks to the construction fencing. Situated across from Peter Luger Steakhouse and immediately south of the Williamsburg Bridge, the site sits adjacent to the Williamsburgh Savings Bank. The 144-year old landmarked, domed structure will soon be surpassed by its future 133,340 square foot, 277-foot tall neighbor. This upcoming tower is set to become one of the tallest buildings in the neighborhood. It is being designed by Stonehill & Taylor Architects and is being developed by Cornell Realty Management LLC.
Permits have been filed for a four-story residential building at 626 Hinsdale Street in East New York, Brooklyn. Located between New Lots Avenue and Linden Boulevard, the lot is two city blocks east of the New Lots Avenue subway station, serviced by the L train. Leslie Grant, owner of Rainbow Car Service, is listed as the owner behind the applications.