Work is wrapping up on Maverick, a 20-story two-building residential development at 215 West 28th Street in Chelsea. Designed by DXA Studio and developed by HAP Investments, the 250-foot-tall reinforced concrete structures yield a combined 162,834 square feet and 87 condominium units, as well as 20,000 square feet of ground-floor retail space. Douglas Elliman Development Marketing and Fredrik Eklund’s and John Gomes’ Eklund | Gomes team are responsible for sales and marketing for the residences, with Alex Lundqvist as the sales director in charge. The property is located between Seventh and Eighth Avenues across from the Fashion Institute of Technology campus, in a stretch of the street that has seen a tremendous amount of vertical transformation with new offices and homes being built in the vicinity.
The New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) has revealed the first of two new affordable housing properties in the southwest corner of The Bronx. Located in Concourse near the intersection of River Avenue and East 168th Street, Site A will eventually debut as River Commons and will comprise 278 affordable apartments.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for Brooklyn Crossing, a 51-story residential building at 18 Sixth Avenue in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn. Designed by Perkins Eastman, and developed by The Brodsky Organization, the structure yields 858 residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 258 units for residents at 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $65,315 to $167,570.
Permits have been filed for a five-story mixed-use building at 1861 Amsterdam Avenue in Hamilton Heights, Manhattan. Located at the intersection of West 152nd Street and Amsterdam Avenue, the corner lot is two blocks south of the 155th Street subway station, serviced by the A and C trains. Artifact Real Estate Development Company is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Façade installation is getting close to completion on The Cortland, a 25-story residential building at 555 West 22nd Street in West Chelsea. Designed by Robert A. M. Stern Architects with SLCE Architects as the architect of record and developed by Related Companies, the structure will yield 144 residential units spread over 250,000 square feet, for an average of 2,245 square feet. Related Sales LLC and CORE are the co-sales and marketing agents for the property, which is located along West Street across from Hudson River Park between West 22nd and West 23rd Streets. Sales will launch early this year and homes range from studios to five-bedroom layouts, along with a collection of exclusive penthouses.