Urban Design Forum recently announced WIP Collaborative as the winner of a long-running design competition to construct an interactive public art piece in Hudson Square, Manhattan. Titled “Restorative Ground,” the work will take shape on King Street between Hudson and Greenwich Streets.
Permits have been filed for an eight-story hotel building at 3035 Webster Avenue in Norwood, The Bronx. Located between East Gun Hill Road and East 233rd Street, the interior lot is closest to the Gun Hill Road subway station, serviced by the 2 and 5 trains. Titan Equity Group under the 3530 Webster LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a four-story residential building at 342 43rd Street in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. Located between 3rd Avenue and 4th Avenue, the lot is two blocks north of the 45th Street subway station, serviced by the N and R trains. Benjamin Yam is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Sales have launched for the 43 condominium units at Hillrose28, developed by Forkosh Development in Rose Hill, Manhattan. The limestone-clad 20-story residential building at 181 E 28th Street is designed by C3D Architecture and yields 66,125 square feet of space. Residences of the almost 200-foot-tall structure are designed by Lemay + Escobar D.P.C. and marketed by Corcoran Sunshine.
The housing lottery is now open for 52-41 Center Boulevard, one of two Hunter’s Point South towers on Long Island City‘s waterfront in Queens. Developed by TF Cornerstone and designed by ODA, 52-41 and 52-03 Center Boulevard will bring 1,194 new residential units in the form of studios, one-bedrooms, and two-bedrooms ranging in monthly rent from $698 to $2,704. Sixty percent of units will be allocated as permanently affordable to low-, moderate-, and middle-income families, and 100 apartments will go to low-income seniors. Available on NYC Housing Connect are the first 185 affordable units at 5241 Center Boulevard, part of a total 719 affordable units. Half of the total affordable units are set aside for the local community within Queens Community Board 2.