Aerial rendering of 330 West 42nd Street - MdeAS Architects

Partial Commercial-to-Residential Conversion Revealed for McGraw-Hill Building in Midtown, Manhattan

Resolution Real Estate has revealed plans for a partial residential conversion of the McGraw-Hill Building, a 33-story landmarked tower at 330 West 42nd Street in Midtown, Manhattan. The announcement comes on the heels of the firm’s recent completion of a major renovation of the building’s commercial spaces. MdeAS Architects is leading the office and residential conversions, with SLCE Architects designing all apartment layouts.

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Housing Lottery Launches for 55 Summit Street Cooperatives in the Columbia Street Waterfront District, Brooklyn

The affordable housing lottery has launched for 55 Summit Street Cooperatives, a five-story residential building in Brooklyn’s Columbia Street Waterfront District. Designed by Tahir Demircioglu Architect and developed by Michael Abramov under the SS Development Partners LLC, the structure yields five residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are five units for sale for residents at 80 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $57,074 to $115,280.

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Excavation Progresses at 126 East 57th Street in Midtown East, Manhattan

Excavation is progressing at 126 East 57th Street, the site of a 28-story residential building on Billionaires’ Row in Midtown East, Manhattan. Designed by ODA Architecture and developed by MRR Development under the MRR 1326 LLC, the 346-foot-tall structure will yield 147 condominium units spread across 170,000 square feet with interiors by Gabellini Sheppard, as well as 5,000 square feet of lower-level retail space. WSP USA is the engineer and Plaza Buildings is the general contractor for the project, which is being constructed on an L-shaped parcel at the corner of East 56th Street and Lexington Avenue. The narrow panhandle section of the building’s footprint will extend north to East 57th Street. ODA is also in charge of designing the interiors.

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Rendering of 345 McLean Avenue in Yonkers

Developers Granted $56.8M Incentives Package for Affordable Senior Housing Project at 345 McLean Avenue in Yonkers

Verus Development will receive a $56.8 million incentives package to facilitate the completion of a new affordable rental property for low-income seniors at 345 McLean Avenue in Yonkers, New York. The 12-story building will feature 105 apartment in studio, one-, and two-bedroom layouts, all reserved for seniors 62 years and older with an income at or below 60 percent of the area median income.

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