Permits have been filed for a 13-story residential building at 120 East 144th Street in Mott Haven, The Bronx. Located between Walton and Gerard Avenues, the interior lot is one block from the 149 Street – Grand Concourse subway station, serviced by the 2, 4, and 5 trains. Besyata Investment Group is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Work is wrapping up on the RIU Plaza Hotel, a 48-story skyscraper at 145 West 47th Street in Times Square. Designed by Berg + Moss Architects and developed by Tribeach Holdings, the 519-foot-tall, 353,000-square-foot reinforced concrete superstructure will yield 630 rooms. Transom Builders Group is the general contractor for the property, which is located between Sixth and Seventh Avenues.
Rockrose and the Battery Park City Authority (BPCA) have reached a new agreement to retain existing affordable units at Tribeca Pointe at 40 to 50 percent area median income through 2069. Prior to this agreement, the term of the 70 affordable units was set to expire by 2029.
Permits have been filed for an eight-story residential building at 521 West 134th Street in West Harlem, Manhattan. Located between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue, the lot is near the 137 Street – City College subway station, serviced by the 1 train. Haussmann Development is listed as the owner behind the applications.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for 524 Ocean View Avenue, a five-story residential building in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn. Designed by Zproekt and developed by Raymond Guindi, the structure yields 22 residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are eight units for residents at 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $63,429 to $167,570.