The pair of twisting towers at 76 Eleventh Avenue, designed by Bjarke Ingels Group, are now officially topped out. Located in Chelsea, the shorter 300-foot tall building reached its twentieth floor one week ago. The complex, dubbed “The XI,” sits to the west of the High Line, just north of Chelsea Market and the Urban Theater over Eleventh Avenue. HFZ Capital is the developer of the 908,250-square foot site, while Omnibuild is in charge of constructing the reinforced concrete structures. 76 Eleventh Avenue will be a mix of residential units and a Six Senses Hotel.
Following a major announcement for the $1.5 billion conversion and partial expansion of Manhattan’s One Wall Street, the development team has revealed new renderings of the building’s crowning residential areas.
Permits have been filed for a seven-story apartment building at 995 President Street, in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Located between Franklin Avenue and Classon Avenue, the interior lot is two blocks south of the Franklin Avenue subway station, serviced by the 2, 3, 4, and 5 trains. Hakan Kiran of Vision Developers LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for an eight-story apartment building at 583 Emerald Street in Lindenwood, Brooklyn. Located between Linden Boulevard and Loring Avenue, the corner lot is about eight city blocks south of the Grant Avenue subway station, serviced by the A train. Daniel Rad of Radson Development is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Construction on 220 Central Park South is starting to wrap up, as the exterior mechanical elevator is finally being disassembled. The 67-story residential tower will contain 593,000 square feet of prime real estate, and stands 950 feet tall above Midtown and Central Park South. Robert A. M. Stern Architects is the lead architect while SLCE Architects is the executive architect. Vornado Realty Trust is the developer of the nearly $3.4 billion dollar project. Interiors are being designed by Thierry W. Despont.