Rendering of 307 Bergen Avenue, courtesy of Garden State Community Development Corporation

Construction Begins At 307 Bergen Avenue In Greenville, Jersey City

The Garden State Community Development Corporation, working alongside the Wells Fargo Foundation and local developer Cara Squared LLC, announced the commencement of construction on 307 Bergen Avenue, a $6.3 million housing development in Jersey City’s Greenville neighborhood. The project, which was designed by Inglese Architecture & Engineering, aims to convert a former parking lot into a 12-unit residential condominium complex, intended specifically for low-income families earning 70 percent or less of the area median income.

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Affordable Housing Lottery Launches for 60 Cedar Street in Bushwick, Brooklyn

The affordable housing lottery has launched for 60 Cedar Street, an 18-story mixed-use building in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Designed by S. Wieder Architects and developed by Louis Handler of BTE, the structure yields 145 residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 42 units for residents at 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $106,458 to $198,250.

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50 West 66th Street’s Crown Progresses on Manhattan’s Upper West Side

Construction is closing in on the pinnacle of 50 West 66th Street, a 69-story residential skyscraper on Manhattan’s Upper West Side. Designed by Snøhetta with SLCE Architects as the executive architect and developed by Extell and Tennor Holding, the 775-foot-tall structure will yield 127 condominium units and claim the title of the tallest building in the neighborhood. Lendlease is the general contractor for the project, which is located on an interior lot between Columbus Avenue and Central Park West with frontage on both West 65th and West 66th Streets.

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