SHoP Architects‘ 1,428-foot-high residential supertall at 111 West 57th Street is getting closer to the finish line. Developed by JDS Development, Property Markets Group, and Spruce Capital Partners, the Billionaires’ Row skyscraper stands as the world’s most slender building with a height-to-width ratio of 24:1. The Midtown structure is also the second-tallest building in the city by roof height, and the third-tallest by architectural height behind the 1,776-foot-tall One World Trade Center and the 1,550-foot-tall Central Park Tower.
The Landmarks Preservation Commission is reviewing applications from Steven Harris Architects to renovate a previously subdivided two-family townhouse into a single-family home at 65 Horatio Street in the West Village. In addition to unifying the townhouse, renderings from the architect reveal a penthouse addition.
Permits have been filed for a four-story residential building at 661 Manida Street in Hunts Point, The Bronx. Located between Randall Avenue and Spofford Avenue, the interior lot is closest to the Hunts Point Avenue subway station, serviced by the 6 train. Joseph Silberman of the Josil Group is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a four-story residential building at 1120 Nelson Avenue in Highbridge, The Bronx. Located between West 166th Street and West 167th Street, the interior lot is near the 167th Street subway station, serviced by the 4 train. Shaya Seidenfeld under the Nelson 1120 LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Yesterday morning SL Green, Hines, and National Pension Service of Korea held a ribbon cutting ceremony to mark the official opening of One Vanderbilt, a $1.4 billion, 77-story supertall in Midtown East. Transit officials, labor leaders, building tenants, and Mayor de Blasio attended the milestone celebration in the new pedestrian plaza, called One Vanderbilt Avenue, directly below the eastern side of the Kohn Pedersen Fox-designed skyscraper, which received a Temporary Certificate of Occupancy on September 11.