Renderings from ARC Architecture + Design Studio are the first to reveal a new seven-story residential building in Jamaica, Queens. The property is located at 143-26 84th Road and is the latest property from Commerce Realty Group, a New York-based brokerage and development firm.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for Sven, a 67-story mixed-use residential building at 2959 Northern Boulevard in Handel Architects and developed by The Durst Organization, the structure yields 958 residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 288 units for residents at 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $68,229 to $192,400.
Permits have been filed for an eight-story residential building at 435 Coney Island Avenue on the border of Kensington and Flatbush in Brooklyn. Located between Caton and Church Avenues, the lot is near the Fort Hamilton Parkway subway station, serviced by the F and G trains. Rogers Builders & Development is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Work is continuing on the renovation of 660 Fifth Avenue, a 64-year-old, 39-story commercial building in Midtown, Manhattan. Designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox and developed by Brookfield Properties, the project involves an interior overhaul and a complete re-cladding, replacing the old aluminum envelope with a modern glass curtain wall. The 1.25 million-square-foot property is located along Fifth Avenue between West 52nd and 53rd Streets and was formerly addressed as 666 Fifth Avenue.
Zar Property NY has nearly completed the renovation of an eight-story commercial office building at 349 Fifth Avenue in Midtown, Manhattan. Located across the street from the Empire State Building, the property now offers tenants a bright new lobby, a roof terrace, modernized elevator cabs, and 8,000-square-foot through-floor offices with minimal columns or dividing walls to maximize the flow of natural light.