The fate of Crown Heights’ St. Ignatius Catholic Church was sealed when the Bishop of Brooklyn shuttered it two years ago, and now foundation work has begun for the apartment building that will rise in its place, at 267 Rogers Avenue.
The owner of 219-14 40th Avenue, in central Bayside, has filed applications for a two-story, nearly 3,000 square-foot single-family home. Joseph Sultana, of JLS Designs, is the architect of record, and demolition of the existing two-story structure began in December.
Curbed has revealed renderings for the 10-story, seven-unit condominium building at 465 Washington Street, in northern Tribeca. The building will meet Passive House standards, and Zakrzewski + Hyde Architects is developing and designing. The project is an expansion of the old five-story building and has been planned for a few years.
The property owner of 146-51 Beech Avenue, in the western half of East Flushing, has filed applications for a two-story, two-unit residential building measuring 1,950 square feet. Yu Lei Pan, of G. Plan Design & Consulting Inc., is the architect of record, and that portion of the lot is currently vacant.
XIN Development has nearly topped-out their seven-story, 216-unit mixed-use development project at 429 Kent Avenue, in Williamsburg. Brownstoner stopped by recently to take a look at the progress, and façade installation appears imminent. Dubbed The Oosten, Piet Boon is designing, and completion is likely closer to 2016.