Demolition permits have been filed for four adjacent parcels comprising three four-story buildings and one five-story structure at 733-739 Second Avenue in Midtown East, Manhattan. The 7,443-square-foot lot is owned by Brause Realty under the New Second Avenue Owner LLC.
Construction continues to rise on 270 Park Avenue, JPMorgan Chase‘s 70-story supertall headquarters in Midtown East. Designed by Norman Foster of Foster + Partners and developed by Tishman Speyer, the 1,388-foot-tall skyscraper will yield 2.5 million square feet of office space and set the record for the tallest building in New York to be powered by hydroelectric energy. Banker Steel is in charge of steel fabrication and NYC Constructors is the general contractor for the property, which spans a full block bound by East 48th Street to the north, East 47th Street to the south, Park Avenue to the east, and Madison Avenue to the west.It is expected to have a capacity to hold 15,000 employees.
Construction is rising on 88-20 153rd Street, an eight-story residential building in Jamaica, Queens. Designed by Hill West Architects and developed by The Chetrit Group, the 80-foot-tall structure will yield 133,000 square feet with 207 rental units. NY Developers & Management is the general contractor for the property, which is bound by 88th Avenue to the north, 89th Avenue to the south, and 153rd Street to the east.
Leasing has launched for The Franklin, a four-story rental building at 8 Tice Road in Franklin Lakes, Bergen County, New Jersey. Developed by Adoni Property Group, the structure yields 44 units and a collection of indoor-outdoor amenity spaces.
Permits have been filed for a three-story residential building at 2339 Stuart Street in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn. Located between Avenue V and Veterans Memorial Way, the lot is closest to the Avenue U subway station, serviced by the Q train. Tracy McCormick of Jonico Construction is listed as the owner behind the applications.