The affordable housing lottery is open for The Grand Apartments, 94 newly built units across three buildings in the South Bronx‘s Mount Hope and Fordham neighborhoods. All three 12-story properties are developed by Thorobird Companies and designed by GF55 Partners. 220 East 178th Street yields 43,291 square feet with 52 residential units and ground-floor community facility space. 225 East 179th Street comprises 33,602 square feet with 37 residential units, and 2195 Morris Avenue has 52,005 square feet with 49 residential units. Available on NYC Housing Connect are a mix of studios and one-, two-, and three-bedroom units for residents at 30 to 80 percent of the area median income, ranging in eligible income from $0 to $112,800.
The Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) is now reviewing updated proposals to renovate the landmarked Episcopal St. James Church and redevelop the parish’s campus at 2500 Jerome Avenue in the Fordham section of The Bronx. The updates arrive as an attempt to strengthen the dialogue between the religious structure and the proposed residential building.
The Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) will soon review proposals to construct a new nine-story residential building on the campus of St. James Church Fordham in The Bronx. The scope of work also includes restoration of the church’s aging façade and modifications to the building’s internal organization.
Permits have been filed for a five-story residential building at 114 East 198th Street in Fordham, The Bronx. Located between Creston Avenue and Grand Concourse, the lot is closest to the two Bedford Park Boulevard subway stations, serviced by the B, D, and 4 trains. Joel Mandel under the 114 East 198 BSD, LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for an 18-story residential building at 2047 Ryer Avenue in Fordham, The Bronx. Located between East Burnside Avenue and East 180th Street, the interior lot is a short walk to the Tremont Avenue subway station, serviced by the B and D trains. UA Builders Group is listed as the owner behind the applications.