Exterior work is getting close to completion on Long Island City‘s Skyline Tower, the tallest skyscraper in the outer boroughs. Located at 23-15 44th Drive, the 778-foot-tall residential tower is designed by Hill West Architects and developed by United Construction & Development Group, FSA Capital, and Risland US Holdings LLC. Modern Spaces is the exclusive marketing and sales agency for the 802 residences, which are designed by Whitehall Interiors. The nearly $1 billion edifice is now almost entirely enclosed in glass, with only the ground floor and crown left to be completed.
Façade work is progressing on 21-59 44th Drive, a topped-out six-story residential building from Z Architecture in Long Island City, Queens. Located at the northern corner of 44th Drive and 23rd Street, the property will contain 20 units, 2,600 square feet of retail space, and 361 square feet of community facilities.
Bogue Trondowski Architect has revealed new renderings of an upcoming development at 661 Driggs Avenue in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Developed by Investmates, the six-story, 15,910-square-foot building will bring a mix of residential and retail area to one of the busiest streets in the neighborhood.
Permits have been filed for a 12-story mixed-use building at 89 Ludlow Street on Manhattan’s Lower East Side. Located between Broome Street and Delancey Street, the interior lot is a short walk to the Bowery subway station, serviced by the J and Z trains and the Grand Street station, serviced by the B and D trains. Sharon Huang under the 91 Ludlow Street LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
One Boerum Place has topped out in Downtown Brooklyn. The slim reinforced concrete superstructure recently reached its 21-story parapet, and work is now shifting to the installation of its brick masonry façade. Designed by SLCE Architects and developed by Avery Hall Investments, Allegra Holdings, and Aria Development Group, the residential building sits on a narrow plot of land bound by Boerum Place, Red Hook Lane, and Fulton Street. The project is expected to cost around $250 million.