A new, six-story building at 144 West 125th Street was expected to debut as a permanent home for the Studio Museum of Harlem in Manhattan. Years after construction broke ground and topped out in Harlem, progress appears to have stalled since the latter half of 2022.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for Sunset Ridge Senior Apartments, a new nine-story building and two adjacent townhomes at 6309 4th Avenue and 414 63rd Street in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. Designed by Magnusson Architecture and Planners and developed by Fifth Avenue Committee, the structures yield 84 residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 57 units for residents at 50 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $0 to $60,050.
Permits have been filed for a seven-story residential building at 42-09 Hampton Street in Elmhurst, Queens. Located between Whitney Avenue and Elmhurst Avenue, the lot is five blocks south of the 90 Street-Elmhurst Avenue subway station, serviced by the 7 train. Hang Dong Zhang under the C.H 41 LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
An updated rendering has been released for Project Commodore, an approved 85-story supertall skyscraper at 175 Park Avenue in Midtown East. Designed by Skidmore Owings & Merrill and developed by RXR Realty and TF Cornerstone, the 1,575-foot-tall mixed-use tower will replace the Hyatt Grand Central New York hotel and yield 2.1 million square feet of Class A office space, 500 Hyatt hotel rooms spread across 453,000 square feet on the upper floors, and 10,000 square feet of retail space on the ground, cellar, and second levels. The development will also include a 25,000-square-foot elevated public plaza surrounding the tower and abutting the adjacent Grand Central Terminal. If built to its current scope, Project Commodore will also wrest the title of tallest building in the western hemisphere by roof height from Central Park Tower. AECOM Tishman is going to be the general contractor and RWDI Inc. is the structural engineer.
Las Vegas Sands has revealed proposals to redevelop roughly 80 acres of vacant land surrounding the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum into a new casino and entertainment complex in Uniondale, Long Island. The campus would also have a hotel, outdoor spaces for private events and community gatherings, celebrity chef restaurants, flexible meeting and convention space, a day spa, and a live performance venue that the developer said will honor the long legacy of live music at Nassau Coliseum.