Construction on 220 Central Park South is starting to wrap up, as the exterior mechanical elevator is finally being disassembled. The 67-story residential tower will contain 593,000 square feet of prime real estate, and stands 950 feet tall above Midtown and Central Park South. Robert A. M. Stern Architects is the lead architect while SLCE Architects is the executive architect. Vornado Realty Trust is the developer of the nearly $3.4 billion dollar project. Interiors are being designed by Thierry W. Despont.
S. Wieder Architect has released renderings of a new residential development at 2175 Bergen Street in Brooklyn, New York. Located in the cross-hairs of the Crown Heights and Brownsville neighborhoods, the building will replace a two-story structure, and a neighboring lot.
Work on 192 Seventh Avenue South in the West Village is making steady progress. Underneath the black construction netting and scaffolding, the mixed-use building has already topped-out and the exterior brick and glass curtain wall can be seen from across the street. The building is being designed by SRA Architecture + Engineering and replaces an old one-story commercial structure. It is being developed by The Jackson Group and will contain four full-floor residences.
Permits have been filed for a six-story apartment building at 78 Gerry Street in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Located between Harrison Avenue and Throop Avenue, the lot is three blocks south of the Lorimer Street subway station, serviced by the J and M trains. Sol Moskowitz of Sanford Realty LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill have released a new video featuring Central Park Tower. The future 1,550-foot tall skyscraper will soon eclipse 432 Park Avenue as the tallest residential building in the world. The site is addressed as 217 West 57th Street, and will be the tallest skyscraper on 57th Street, aka “Billionaire’s Row,” within the next few months. Recent photos also show construction getting closer to the 137-story pinnacle.