Developers recently won support and necessary approvals from New York City Mayor Eric Adams, the City Council Land Use Committee, and local Community Boards to construct four mixed-income, residential buildings in the Throggs Neck section of The Bronx. Located along Bruckner Expressway between Crosby Avenue and Balcom Avenue, the project will create 349 units, including 168 permanently affordable homes, a new supermarket, and 54,000 square feet of unspecified commercial space.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for The Vitagraph, an eight-story residential building at 1277 East 14th Street in Midwood, Brooklyn. Designed by Woods Bagot Architects, the structure yields 302 residences and 151 parking spaces. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 23 units for residents at 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $70,560 to $187,330.
Permits have been filed for a six-story residential building at 86-05 Britton Avenue in Elmhurst, Queens. Located between Gleane Street and Forley Street, the lot is two blocks from the 82nd Street subway station, serviced by the 7 train. Huo Jin Liu under the HNJ Britton LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Construction nears completion on NX, a six-story residential building at 215 North 10th Street in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Designed by Morris Adjmi Architects and developed and built by Largo, the structure yields 31 condominium units in one- to three-bedroom layouts with sales and marketing led by Compass Development Marketing Group. The property is located at the intersection of Roebling Street and North 10th Street.
Long Island developer Mercy Haven, Inc. has completed a new supportive housing development for the formerly homeless in Central Islip, Suffolk County. Known as Mercy Gardens, the property comprises 19 units spread across two buildings.