497 Kings Highway in Gravesend, Brooklyn

Permits Filed for 497 Kings Highway in Gravesend, Brooklyn

Permits have been filed for a four-story mixed-use building at 497 Kings Highway in Gravesend, Brooklyn. Located on the corner of East Second Street and Kings Highway, the lot is two blocks from the Kings Highway subway station, serviced by the F train. Simon Leviov under the 497 Kings Highway Realty LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.

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Brooklyn’s First Supertall Gets Its Construction Crane, at 9 DeKalb Avenue

Work has taken a big step forward at 9 DeKalb Avenue, the outer boroughs’ first supertall skyscraper and number seven on YIMBY’s countdown of the tallest projects underway in New York City. The construction crane has been assembled at the Downtown Brooklyn site and things are gearing up for the start of vertical progress in 2020. The 73-story, 1,066-foot-tall tower is designed by SHoP Architects and developed by JDS, the same duo behind 111 West 57th Street.

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