Permits have been filed for a six-story mixed-use building at 8-29 Astoria Boulevard in Astoria, Queens. Located between 8th Street and 12th Street, the lot is closest to the Astoria Boulevard subway station, serviced by the N and W trains. Rukhsana Samdani of Astoria Boulevard Construction is listed as the owner behind the applications.
A stalled residential development at 531 Coney Island Avenue, on the border between Ditmas Park and Kensington in Brooklyn, is finally coming back to life. A tipster sent along this photo of the site at the corner of Hinckley Place, adding that the schematics were posted on the construction fence earlier this month.