City agencies will soon review amended proposals to redevelop the former Peninsula Hospital site in Edgemere, Queens into an 11-building mixed-use complex. The development’s final scope of work arrives a year after residents and community members were invited to provide commentary and feedback on initial plans.
Permits have been filed for a 27-story mixed-use building at 27-01 Jackson Avenue in Hunters Point, Queens. Located between Dutch Kills Street and Queens Street, the corner lot is two blocks west of the Queens Plaza subway station, serviced by the E, M, and R trains. Also within walking distance is the Queensboro Plaza, serviced by the 7, N, and W trains. Fetner Properties under American Lion, LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for an eight-story mixed-use building at 105-31 65th Road in Forest Hills, Queens. Located between Yellowstone Boulevard and 108th Street, the interior lot is six blocks north of the 67th Avenue subway station, serviced by the R train. Neriya Borukhov under the Herkimer Ventures, LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Today, YIMBY has new photographs of the rising facade for Vandewater, in Morningside Heights. The building is located at 543 West 122nd Street, and is now the tallest structure in the immediate vicinity. The ground-up reinforced concrete tower already topped out at 33 stories, and now stands 385 feet above its Upper Manhattan surrounds. The residential condominium project was designed by INC Architecture & Design, and SLCE Architects is serving as the executive architect. Savanna is the developer, and Halstead Property Development Marketing is in charge of handling sales for the 183 condominiums.
Developer RXR Realty and construction partner BCG recently celebrated their first temporary certificate of occupancy (TCO) at 475 Clermont, a 12-story development in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. The 363-unit, 400,000-square-foot structure contains a mix of residential homes and retail space. The TCO comes one month ahead of schedule and will allow occupancy to occur two months earlier than originally planned. Aufgang Architects is behind the design for the mixed-use rental building, which will contain 73 units for affordable housing and below-market rates.