Permits have been filed for a 10-story mixed-use building with affordable housing at 284 4th Avenue in Gowanus, Brooklyn. Located between Carroll Street and 1st Street, the lot is two blocks from the Union Street subway station, serviced by the R train. Francis Leung of FKAL Management is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a seven-story residential building at 155 Clarkson Avenue in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn. Located between Bedford and Rogers Avenues, the lot is near the Winthrop Street subway station, serviced by the 2 and 5 trains. Mohammed Quashem Bhuyain of Reliant Electrical Contracting is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Construction has passed the halfway mark on 606 West 30th Street, a 42-story residential skyscraper in Hudson Yards. Designed by Ismael Leyva Architects and developed by Lalezarian Properties, the 545-foot-tall structure will yield 312,350 square feet, with 192,780 square feet of residential space and 14,240 square feet of commercial space. Hudson 37 LLC is the general contractor for the property, which is also known as Tower B in a two-skyscraper development alongside FXCollaborative and Douglaston Development‘s topped-out 601 West 29th Street. 606 West 30th Street is located between Eleventh Avenue and West Street, near the border with West Chelsea.
The new Brooklyn Heights Public Library at 286 Cadman Plaza West is now complete and open to the public. Located on the border of Brooklyn Heights and Downtown Brooklyn, the 26,000-square-foot library is the second-largest branch of the Brooklyn Public Library System, after the Central Library Headquarters.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for 601 West 29th Street, a 60-story mixed-use tower in Hudson Yards, Manhattan. Designed by FXCollaborative and developed by Douglaston Development, the building yields 938 residences, 50,000 square feet of amenity space, and 15,000 square feet of retail space. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 235 units for residents at 40 to 100 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $26,229 to $144,100.