Permits have been filed for a 40-story mixed-use high-rise at 111 Willoughby Street in Downtown Brooklyn. Located between Bridge Street and Duffield Street, the interior lot is a five-minute walk from the Jay Street-MetroTech subway station, serviced by the A, C, F, and R trains and the Hoyt Street station, serviced by the 2 and 3 trains. The Michaels Organization under the 111 Willoughby Developer LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a four-story residential building at 540 Willoughby Avenue in Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. Located between Marcy Avenue and Tompkins Avenue, the interior lot is two blocks south of the Myrtle-Willoughby Avenues subway station, serviced by the G train. Isaac Broyn under the 540 Willoughby Avenue LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Installation of the warm-colored travertine façade is continuing on The XI, a twisting pair of 36- and 26-story residential structures at 76 Eleventh Avenue in Chelsea. Designed by Danish architect Bjarke Ingels of Bjarke Ingels Group and developed by HFZ Capital Group, the 908,250-square-foot complex stands along the Hudson River waterfront just west of the High Line. The project will yield 236 condominiums and a 137-room Six Senses Hotel Resort Spa, the first location in the United States. Omnibuild is in charge of the construction and Douglas Elliman is handling sales and marketing.
International gallerist Salon 94 has partnered with Rafael Viñoly Architects to convert and expand the National Academy Museum’s former Upper East Side headquarters into a new gallery, research center, and residence. Located at 3 East 89th Street in Carnegie Hill, any alterations to the landmarked building require explicit approvals from the Landmarks Preservation Commission.
Permits have been filed for a four-story community facility building at 34-34 98th Street in North Corona, Queens. Located between 34th and 35th Avenues, the interior lot is within walking distance of the Junction Boulevard subway station, serviced by the 7 train. Tzuchun Chen under the Queens New York Holding LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.