RR Woods Holdings 244 LLC has filed applications for a four-story, 10-unit residential building measuring 7,550 square feet at 185 Schaefer Street, in southern Bushwick. Arc Architecture + Design Studio is designing, and a dilapidated three-story structure passed pre-demolition inspection in March.
Bedstuy Management LLC has filed applications for a four-story, eight-unit residential building measuring 5,417 square feet at 61 Schaefer Street, in souther Buschwick. ARC Architecture & Design Studio is designing, and the structure will include a fifth-floor penthouse level. An dilapidated two-story structure must first be demolished.
Last year, architect Charles Mallea filed plans for three neighboring buildings with 24 units on Starr Street, between Wilson and Central Avenues in Bushwick. Now YIMBY has renderings for the development, which will rise four stories, spanning the lots of 24-28 Starr Street.
Developers have long avoided building under the elevated tracks in Bushwick, but the lure of cheaper property not far from Williamsburg has pulled in buyers looking to cash in on the neighborhood’s swiftly rising rents. And so someone has filed plans to build five three-story townhouses at 75-83 Suydam Street, a wedge-shaped corner lot in the shadow of the clattering M train tracks on Myrtle Avenue.
Back in November 2012, plans were announced to redevelop the former Our Lady of Lourdes convent in Bushwick into a mixed affordable/supportive housing project. Now, more than two years later, the plan is moving one…