79 Winthrop Street in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn

Permits Filed for 79 Winthrop Street in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn

Permits have been filed for a six-story residential building at 79 Winthrop Street in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn. Located between Bedford Avenue and Flatbush Avenue, the lot is two blocks west of the Winthrop Street subway station, serviced by the 2 and 5 trains, and one block east of the Parkside Avenue station, serviced by the Q train. Matt Gold of 102 Lefferts Garden Mazal MNBD is listed as the owner behind the applications.

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Bulging Sculptural Windows at Heatherwick’s 515 West 18th Street Nearing Completion, in Chelsea

The first residential project in New York City by Thomas Heatherwick is making swift progress at 515 West 18th Street in Chelsea. The curtain wall of bulging, two-story windows on the shorter, ten-story building is nearly complete, while the façade of the taller, 22-story reinforced concrete structure is now starting on the second floor. The topped-out buildings straddle the High Line and will become an eye-catching addition to the neighborhood for residents and tourists alike. The project is located between Tenth Avenue and Eleventh Avenue, and is being developed by Related Companies.

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Rendering of 340 Metropolitan Avenue (MORTAR ARCH+DEV)

Mortar Architecture + Development Releases New Renderings of 340 Metropolitan Avenue in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Mortar Architecture + Development has released new renderings for 340 Metropolitan Avenue, a forthcoming mixed-use project in Williamsburg, Brooklyn that the firm is both designing and developing. As reported by YIMBY last year, the seven-story structure will contain ten condominiums spanning approximately 10,500 square feet, with 390 square feet of ground-floor retail.

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