Gene Kaufman’s upcoming Marriott Courtyard and Residence Inn at 215 Pearl Street is steadily getting closer to the finish line. The project is a 396-foot-tall and 39-story hotel in the heart of Lower Manhattan’s Financial District. 320 suites are expected to be created inside the 165,655-square-foot reinforced concrete structure. Rooms will begin on the fifth floor, and terminate on the 37th floor. Nobutaka Ashihara Architects is the architect of record, while Lam Group is the developer of the project. The site is located at the intersection of Pearl Street and Platt Street.
Construction is in full swing at 90 New Street, a new high-rise residential development that will debut as The Standard at New Brunswick in New Jersey. A portion of the structure’s concrete core now towers above the city’s downtown center, and will soon top-out at 247 feet above street level, a milestone which it appears to have nearly reached.
Permits have been filed for a four-story residential building at 674 Hancock Street in Stuyvesant Heights, Brooklyn. Located between Malcolm X Boulevard and Patchen Avenue, the lot is seven blocks north of the Utica Avenue subway station, serviced by the A and C trains. Rave Aviad under 674 Hancock Street LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a four-story residential building at 1528 45th Street in Borough Park, Brooklyn. Located between 15th Avenue and 16th Avenue, the lot is six blocks from the Ditmas Avenue subway station, serviced by the F train. Shmuel Gutman under the 1532 45th Street LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
SHoP Architects‘ 111 West 57th Street has begun the next phase of construction. Work on the steel crown is now underway, and the soaring metallic component has begun to rise atop the recently completed reinforced concrete superstructure. The 1,428-foot-tall, super-slender skyscraper sits almost perfectly in the middle of Billionaire’s Row, and is being developed by JDS Development, Property Markets Group, and Spruce Capital Partners. Douglas Elliman is handling sales and marketing for the 46 condominiums. The building will eventually become the second-tallest tower in New York City by roof height, and the skinniest in the world. It will encompass a width to height ratio of 1:24, indicating a very narrow width that measures just under 60 feet.