Excavation work has commenced for 29th & 5th, Bjarke Ingels Group‘s proposed skyscraper at 3 West 29th Street in NoMad. Excavators, piling machines, and other construction equipment are in use at the site, which is located just five blocks south of the Empire State Building. Developed by HFZ Capital Group, the future 34-story, 551-foot-tall office tower will yield 300,000 square feet and incorporate shear glass walls and staggered outdoor terraces along the eastern elevation.
The development team behind 14 LeCount Place in New Rochelle has successfully lined up $190 million in construction financing to complete the mixed-use development. Located in the heart of downtown New Rochelle, the 457,000-square-foot project will eventually yield 380 residential units, 6,000 square feet of retail space, a parking garage, and amenity areas.
Permits have been filed for a seven-story residential building at 2809 Clarendon Road in Flatbush, Brooklyn. Located between East 28th Street and East 29th Street, the lot is two blocks south of the Beverly Road subway station, serviced by the 2 and 5 trains. Joseph Rubin under the PR 2809 LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for an eight-story residential building at 698 Empire Boulevard in East Flatbush, Brooklyn. Located between Albany Avenue and Troy Avenue, the lot is closest to the Kingston Avenue subway station, serviced by the 3 train. Joseph Banda under the Empire Castle LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
YIMBY recently checked in on the status of 45 Broad Street, where a CetraRuddy-designed supertall is slated to rise 1,115 feet above Lower Manhattan. The site of the Financial District project, which is being developed by Madison Equities and Pizzarotti LLC, appears primed for the beginning of construction.