Façade work has reached the crown of 200 Amsterdam Avenue, the Upper West Side’s tallest skyscraper. The 52-story, 283,000-square-foot project is being developed by SJP Properties and Mitsui Fudosan America and is designed by Elkus Manfredi Architects with CetraRuddy as the interior designer. Despite heated opposition from NIMBY civic organizations led by the Municipal Arts Society and a ruling by a Supreme State Court Judge that could lead to a reduction of 20 or more floors from the top half of the structure, construction is still continuing as planned.
Construction is finishing up on Bevel LIC, an 18-story residential building at 42-20 27th Street in Long Island City, Queens. The project is designed by ODA and developed by Rabsky Group with Durukan Design as the interior designer. Fiddler Realty and City View Living are in charge of marketing the property’s 202 units.
J Frankl Associates has released final renderings of a newly approved residential development in Astoria, Queens. Located at 26-30 4th Street, the building is positioned on a 25,000-square-foot through lot and will eventually top out at seven stories.
Permits have been filed for a 14-story commercial building at 37-16 Union Street in Flushing, Queens. Located between 37th and 38th Avenues, the interior lot is a short walk to the Main Street subway station, serviced by the 7 train. Also nearby is the LIRR Flushing Main Street station. Lions Group NYC under the ZL Macedonia LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
The exterior of Vandewater appears complete while work continues inside the 33-story residential tower at 543 West 122nd Street in Morningside Heights. The 385-foot-tall structure is designed by INC Architecture & Design and developed by Savanna, with SLCE Architects as the executive architect and Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, Inc. as the landscape architect. Halstead Development Marketing is handling sales for the 183 condominiums.