The reinforced concrete structure of the 203-room Aloft Hotel at 132 West 28th Street has risen to the tenth floor above Chelsea. YIMBY last reported on the project in late March, when foundations were just about to reach street level. Peter Poon Architects is the designer and while Frank Ng is the developer of the 326-foot-tall, 32-story tower. Now three months of construction work has made the reinforced concrete structure rise to the tenth floor.
Construction is well underway on Z Architecture‘s most recent development at 21-59 44th Drive, Long Island City, one of a number of multi-unit residential projects in progress by the firm in the outer boroughs of New York City.
Permits have been filed for a six-story mixed-use building at 1259 Bedford Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. Located on the corner of Herkimer Street and Bedford Avenue, the lot is one block west of the Nostrand Avenue subway station, serviced by the A and C trains. Tower Real Estate Investments is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Hoboken-based architect Marchetto Higgins Stieve recently revealed new renderings for 184 Morgan Street, aka 331 Marin Boulevard, in Jersey City. Construction should soon begin for the 41-story residential building, located at the intersection of Marin Boulevard and Morgan Street. The structure will yield 482 residential units and contain 121 parking spaces, a 125-seat theater, and 14,000 square feet of amenities. The Albanese Group is the developer of the property.
After years spent on the assemblage and pre-construction of four adjacent lots, Excel Development will soon complete a new 23-story mixed-use building at 339-345 East 33rd Street in Kips Bay, Manhattan. Excel reportedly began purchasing the four contiguous sites in 2015 and completed a large air rights deal in December 2019.