Construction has topped out and façade installation is imminent on the nine-story, 175-key Hoxton Hotel under development at 97 Wythe Avenue, located on the corner of North 9th Street in Williamsburg. The structure can be seen in an update by the Brooklyn Daily Eagle. The latest building permits indicate the new building will encompass 80,118 square feet and rise 96 feet to its roof.
A Brooklyn-based property owner has filed applications for a four-story, eight-unit residential project at 156 Devoe Street, in Williamsburg. The project will measure 7,993 square feet and its residential units should average 699 square feet apiece, indicative of rental apartments. There will be two units per floor; fourth-floor units will also feature space in an upper penthouse level. Steven Kou’s Flushing-based firm is the architect of record. The 2,800-square-foot lot is occupied by a three-story townhouse. Demolition permits were filed last week. Plans for a similar project, filed a year ago by a different developer, have since been withdrawn.
An anonymous Brooklyn-based LLC has filed applications for a four-story, eight-unit residential building at 187 Johnson Avenue, in Williamsburg. The project will measure 7,157 square feet and its residential units should average 687 square feet apiece, indicative of rental apartments. There will be two apartments per floor, plus penthouse space for one of the units on the fourth floor. Diego B. Aguilera’s Rego Park-based architecture firm is the architect of record. The 25-foot-wide, 2,500-square-foot lot occupied by a single-story garage. Demolition permits have not been filed.
CW Realty Management has filed applications for a seven-story, 96-unit mixed-use building at 187 Kent Avenue, located between North 3rd Street and Metropolitan Avenue in Williamsburg, according to The Real Deal. The project, measuring 140,036 square feet and rising 85 feet, will feature 22,108 square feet of ground-floor retail space and a 170-car parking garage on the second floor. Rental apartments, across the third through seventh floors, will average 634 square feet apiece. Diego Aguilera’s Rego Park-based firm is the architect of record. The 23,216-square-foot assemblage consists of two low-rise warehouses. Demolition permits have not been filed.
North Williamsburg’s industrial zone has become a forest of high-end hotels, from the Wythe Hotel, a converted, turn-of-the-century factory, to the futuristic William Vale, which opened in September. Now YIMBY has a rendering of a hotel headed to 105 North 13th Street, between Wythe and Berry Streets near McCarren Park.