Work is almost entirely complete on the reflective curtain wall of 125 Greenwich Street, number 14 in our countdown of the tallest projects under construction in New York City. The only sections awaiting façade work are the podium and the portion where the exterior hoist is still mounted. Designed by Rafael Vinoly and developed by Bizzi & Partners and Vector Group, the slender 88-story residential skyscraper stands 912 feet tall over the Financial District. The 273 residential units are being marketed by Douglas Elliman, while the interiors are designed by March & White. Plaza Construction is the general contractor for the development.
Queens-based developer Like Minded People has released renderings for a recently approved eight-story residential development in Brownsville, Brooklyn. Frank J. Quatela Architect was commissioned to design the new building at 1663 East New York Avenue, which will eventually comprise 42 affordable housing units.
Permits have been filed for a 14-story mixed-use building at 531 Concord Avenue in Mott Haven, The Bronx. Located between East 147th Street and East 149th Street, the lot is five blocks west of the East 149th Street subway station, serviced by the 6 train. Meshulem Z. Twersky under the 533-531 Concord LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a four-story residential building at 1817 Nostrand Avenue in Flatbush, Brooklyn. Located between Clarendon Road and Avenue D, the lot is two blocks north of the Newkirk Avenue subway station, serviced by the 2 and 5 trains. Yoel Horowitz under the Highline Developers BKLYN LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Exterior work is getting very close to completion at 99 Hudson Street in Jersey City, the 15th tallest skyscraper in our annual countdown. The gaps where the exterior hoist was attached have now been completely enclosed, and the only sections remaining are at street level around the soaring main lobby and the podium. Designed by Perkins Eastman, developed by COA 99 Hudson, LLC, and built by Plaza Construction with Vidaris overseeing the exterior envelope, the 79-story, 900-foot-tall residential tower stands as the tallest building in New Jersey.