Earlier this month, the design team at GF55 Partners appeared before the city’s Landmarks Preservation Commission to present updated plans and material references for a new seven-story building at 31 Lispenard Street in TriBeCa.
Permits have been filed for a 12-story mixed-use building at 159-29 90th Avenue in Jamaica, Queens. Located between Parsons Boulevard and 160th Street, the lot is near the Parson Boulevard subway station serviced by the E and F trains, and the Jamaica Center-Parsons/Archer station serviced by the E and J trains. KD Sagamore Capital is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a six-story apartment building at 92 Prospect Park Southwest in Windsor Terrace, Brooklyn. Located between Eleventh Avenue and 16th Street, the lot is three blocks from the 15th Street-Prospect Park subway station, serviced by the F and G trains. Progressive Development Partners is listed as the owner behind the applications.
The Virgin Hotel at 1225 Broadway in NoMad is steadily making its way toward completion. The glass curtain wall is closing in on the upper portions of the flat roof parapet, while more steel columns, beams, and metal decking for the podium section of the property have been inserted into place. There will be a total of about 300,000 square feet of newly built space, mostly being allocated towards the 460 hotel rooms. The podium will contain 90,000 square feet of retail. Lam Group is the developer of the property, and Sir Richard Branson of Virgin Group will be in charge of managing the address.
On September 19, Covenant House broke ground on its first supportive housing development in 47 years. Located at 460 West 41st Street in Midtown West, the 80,000-square-foot facility is designed by FXCollaborative. According to permits filed last year, the structure will stand 164 feet tall and contain 80,290 square feet, with 53,053 square feet dedicated to community facility space. The building should also comprise 60 units averaging approximately 884 square feet.