Permits have been filed for a 19-story mixed-use building at 131-01 39th Avenue in Flushing, Queens. Located at the intersection of College Point Boulevard and 39th Avenue, the lot sits along Flushing Creek in the Flushing West Rezoning. The nearest subway station is Main Street, serviced by the 7 train. Young Nian Group LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications. In 2017 Yuk Ming Yip purchased the massive property from Queens-based developer Andy Zhu for $115 million.
Permits have been filed for a four-story residential building at 64 North 8th Street in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Located between Wythe Avenue and Kent Avenue, the lot is four blocks from the Bedford Avenue subway station, serviced by the L train. William Lika of The Lika Organization is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Work has begun on the pilings for 601 West 29th Street, a 695-foot-tall residential skyscraper in Hudson Yards. Progress on the project, which is located at the corner of West 29th Street and Eleventh Avenue, has been swift since the lot was cleared and excavated over the summer. Designed by FXCollaborative and developed by Douglaston Development, the 58-story building is also known as Tower A in a two-building development on the parcel.
Developer Teddy Li recently secured financial backing from Madison Realty Capital to facilitate completion of a new 240-key Staybridge Suites hotel in Long Island City. Located at 38-59 11th Street, the development will comprise approximately 183,000 square feet and top out at 24 stories.
Permits have been filed for a 12-story mixed-use building at 212 East 125th Street in East Harlem, Manhattan. Located on the corner of Third Avenue and 125th Street, the lot is one block east of the 125th Street subway station, serviced by the 4, 5, and 6 trains. The Hakimian Organization is listed as the owner behind the applications.