Last month, the City of Bayonne’s Planning Board approved plans for a five-story, 65-unit residential project at 676-688 Avenue E, located near East 43rd Street in Bayonne, N.J. The new building will rise 69 feet and contain a mix of one-, two-, and loft-style apartments, Jersey Digs reported. Amenities will include a fitness center, a roof deck, a lounge and a 71-car parking garage. The development site is currently occupied by two single-story commercial buildings. A construction timeline has not been revealed, although the developer, Art Kheyman, stated construction would begin “soon after” final approvals were granted.
An anonymous Rosyln, N.Y.-based LLC has filed applications for two four-story, 60-key hotels at 268-272 Williams Avenue, on the western end of East New York. The buildings will measure 25,399 square feet each. Across both, hotel rooms should average 250 square feet apiece and will be located across the cellar through fourth floors. Manish Savani’s Jamaica-based firm is the architect of record. The 15,000-square-foot property is vacant.
A Long Island City-based property owner has filed applications for a three-story, six-unit residential building at 34-31 9th Street, located in the western end of Astoria. The project will measure 5,787 square feet, which means its residential units should average 965 square feet apiece. There will be four off-street parking spaces, two of which will be housed in a garage on the ground floor. Constantine Efstathiou’s Bellmore, N.Y.-based firm is the architect of record. The 50-foot-wide, 5,009-square-foot plot is partly occupied by a three-story townhouse. The new structure will rise on the vacant portion of the lot.
Brooklyn-based Ethemo Management has filed applications for a three-story, three-unit residential project at 1680 58th Street, in southern Borough Park. The new building will measure 9,200 square feet and its full-floor residential units should average a spacious 2,297 square feet apiece, indicative of apartments with family-sized configurations. There will also be one off-street parking space. Brooklyn-based Gee 2000 Architect is the architect of record. The 40-foot-wide, 4,006-square-foot lot is occupied by a two-story house. Demolition permits have not been filed.