The United Methodist Church and Bronx Pro Group have partnered to redevelop a long-vacant church property at 1080 Washington Avenue in Morrisania, The Bronx into a 100-percent affordable housing project. Designed by Curtis & Ginsberg Architects, the new 12-story, 114,000-square-foot building will eventually yield 154 units of senior housing, residential amenities, and 5,712 square feet of community facilities.
Permits have been filed for an eight-story residential building at 349 West 141st Street in Hamilton Heights, Manhattan. Located between Edgecombe Avenue and St. Nicholas Avenue, the lot is one block south of the 145th Street subway station, serviced by the A, B, C, and D trains. Jason Benta of OWJE Realty is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a six-story mixed-use building at 1463 New York Avenue in East Flatbush, Brooklyn. Located between Foster Avenue and Farragut Road, the lot is close to the Newkirk Avenue subway station, serviced by the 2 and 5 trains. Eugene Khody of Balanced Living Development is listed as the owner behind the applications.
The steel superstructure of 181 Mercer Street is now several floors above street level in Greenwich Village. The massive, 1.9-million-square-foot expansion of the NYU campus is located along Houston Street, directly to the east of I. M. Pei’s University Village complex. The 23-story project is designed by Davis Brody Bond along with KieranTimberlake.
Bronx Pro Group and Curtis + Ginsberg Architects have partnered on an eight-story, mixed-use development at 4697 Third Avenue in Fordham, The Bronx. The affordable housing development, which will contain both residential and retail components, will join a number of other projects the two firms have collaborated on in underrepresented neighborhoods of the borough in 2019.