Renderings from Paul Chirstakos Architecture are the first to reveal a six-story, mixed-use building at 1950 Amsterdam Avenue in Washington Heights, Manhattan. Led by Reglobe Development, the building will debut as Be.Live.
Permits have been filed for a three-story transient hotel at 12-60 Brunswick Avenue in Far Rockaway, Queens. Located between Doughty Boulevard and Nameoke Avenue, the lot is near the Far Rockaway – Mott Avenue subway station, serviced by the A train. James Holland under Far Rockaway Cathedral is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Demolition is progressing at 570 Fifth Avenue, the site of a potential supertall skyscraper in Midtown, Manhattan. Developed by Extell, the tower could reach an architectural height of 1,100 feet tall with 78 stories in a 1,462,174-square-foot mixed-use hotel and residential scheme. As an office tower, the building would stand 860 feet tall with 47 stories and 1,543,759 square feet. 46/47 Owner LLC is the owner and ALBA Services is the general contractor for the property, which is located at the corner of West 46th Street and Fifth Avenue.
Excavation has begun at 311 Bergen Street, the site of a new residential project in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn. Designed by Avdoo Partners & Development and developed by Bergen Owner, LLC, work is proceeding on an assemblage of four plots at 336, 338, 340, and 341 Bergen Street, which were sold by R.A.L. Realty and Morlef Realty Corporation for $44 million. No architect, rendering, or floor count have been disclosed for the project, which could yield a maximum of 133,500 square feet based on the site’s zoning.
Construction has officially kicked off at 72 Eagle Rock Avenue, the site of a 265-unit rental complex in East Hanover, New Jersey. Developed by Kushner, the property will replace a vacant office building where initial demolition is also underway.