Dominick D’Erasmo, an executive at Pandora Inc., has filed applications for a five-story, three-unit residential building at the vacant lot at 136 Ainslie Street, in eastern Williamsburg. Residences will measure an average 1,170 square feet and will start on the second floor, with the fourth and fifth floors housing a single penthouse unit. Frederick Goldberg is the architect of record.
In February, YIMBY brought you news of Greystone & Co.’s planned 12-story, 75-unit mixed-use building at 69 East 125th Street, in northern East Harlem. Now Harlem+Bespoke has an on-site rendering of the project, which will feature 5,640 square feet of retail space, per applications approved in May. Kutnicki Bernstein Architects is designing, and completion is expected in June 2017, per signage. Existing four- and single-story structures, which were filed for demolition in February, must first be removed.
Joel Berkowitz’s Bluestone Capital has filed applications for a six-story, 13-unit residential building at 447 Meeker Avenue, under the BQE in northern Williamsburg. The building will span 8,260 square feet, which translates into rental-sized units averaging 635 square feet apiece. BMG Design Build is the applicant of record, and the existing three-story, three-unit townhouse must first be demolished.
Mayer Meisels has once again filed applications for another residential project in Borough Park, this time at 1241 42nd Street, in the northern part of the neighborhood a few blocks east of the Fort Hamilton Parkway subway stop. Plans call for a four-story, seven-unit building measuring 8,815 square feet; units work out to measure an average 1,260 square feet, indicative of condominiums. Kenneth Thomas is the applicant of record, and an existing two-story house must first be demolished.
Mayer Meisels has filed applications for a four-story, nine-unit residential building at 655 Quincy Street, in central Bedford-Stuyvesant, 10 small blocks south of the Myrtle Avenue stop on the J, M and Z lines. The building will measure 6,000 square feet, which translates units averaging 667 square feet each. Barry Goldsmith is the applicant of record, and the lot is currently vacant.