Permits have been filed for a 19-story residential building at 138-32 Northern Boulevard in Flushing, Queens. Located between Union Street and Bowne Street, the lot is a short walk to the Main Street subway station, serviced by the 7 train. Linzhong Zhuo is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Construction is set to go vertical on 625 Fulton Street, a 35-story mixed-use tower in Downtown Brooklyn. Designed by Fischer Rasmussen Whitefield Architects and developed by Rabsky Group with $450 million in construction financing from Madison Realty Capital, the structure will yield 1,098 units, 26,000 square feet of retail space, and a parking garage for up to 250 vehicles. Galaxy Developers is the general contractor for the property, which is bound by the 34-story 80 DeKalb Avenue to the north, Fulton Street to the south, Rockwell Place to the east, and Hudson Avenue to the west.
Developers and city agencies recently celebrated the completed of El Borinquen Residences, a new, deeply affordable property in The Bronx. Located at 3401 Third Avenue in the Morrisania neighborhood, the ten-story building houses 148 affordable apartments, including 29 homes for seniors at or below 30 percent Area Median Income (AMI), and 90 units designated for the formerly homeless and youths aging out of foster care. The latter includes access to on-site supportive services.
Permits have been filed by Brookdale Hospital Medical Center for three structures in East Flatbush, Brooklyn: a five-story mixed-use building at 86 East 49th Street, a five-story mixed-use building at 808 Rutland Road, and a seven-story mixed-use building at 545 Schenectady Avenue. Located on the same block as Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center, the Utica Avenue subway station is within walking distance, serviced by the 2, 3, and 4 trains.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for 168 Force Tube Avenue, a three-story residential building in Cypress Hills, Brooklyn. Developed by Lo Sardo General Contractors, the structure yields 22,006 square feet and 26 residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are eight units for residents at 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $63,429 to $215,150.