Permits have been filed for a five-story mixed-use building at 649 Hart Street in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Located between Central Avenue and Myrtle Avenue, the lot is steps from the Central Avenue subway station, serviced by the M train. LW Developers Corp. is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Exterior work is continuing to progress on 109 East 79th Street, a 20-story residential building on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. Designed by Steven Harris Architects and developed by Legion Investment Group, the 210-foot-tall structure will yield 145,000 square feet and 31 condominiums in two- to five-bedroom layouts, with Corcoran Sunshine Marketing Group’s Cathy Franklin Team leading sales and marketing. Prices range from $5.5 million for a two-bedroom residence to $35 million for a full-floor penthouse with private roof terrace. Cauldwell Wingate is the general contractor and Rees Roberts + Partners is the interior and landscape designer for the project, which is located between Lexington and Park Avenues.
Construction is complete on Le Meridien Hotel, a 21-story mixed-use tower at 292 Fifth Avenue in NoMad. Designed by Gene Kaufman Architect and developed by the McSam Hotel Group, which purchased the property for $42.4 million in March 2017, the structure yields 187 hotel rooms and an unspecified number of residential units on the upper levels. The development is located between West 30th and West 31st Streets.
Thessalonica Court in Mott Haven, The Bronx has become the nation’s first affordable housing property to achieve both Enterprise Green Communities and the WELL Building Standard certifications. Working in collaboration, Enterprise and The International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) debuted the joint certification program for affordable buildings in 2019 to encourage developers to build healthier buildings for the country’s most vulnerable populations.
Permits have been filed for an eight-story mixed-use building at 1 Putnam Avenue in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn. Bordered by Cambridge Place and Putnam Square, the lot is within walking distance of the Clinton-Washington Avenues subway station, serviced by the C train. Abe Betesh of Abeco Organization is listed as the owner behind the applications.