Permits have been filed for a five-story mixed-use building at 215 Rockaway Avenue in Brownsville, Brooklyn. Located at the intersection of Rockaway Avenue and Pacific Street, the corner lot is three blocks from the Rockaway Avenue subway station, serviced by the A and C trains. Clement Familusi of CF Assoc. is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Yesterday at noon the long-awaited Perelman Performing Arts Center (PAC NYC) opened to the general public on the 16-acre World Trade Center site at 251 Fulton Street in the Financial District. Designed by REX with Davis Brody Bond Architects as the executive architect and developed by The Perelman, the 138-foot tall, 129,000-square-foot cubic structure features three flexible performance spaces: the 450-seat John E. Zuccotti Theater, the 250-seat Mike Nichols Theater, and the 99-seat Doris Duke Foundation Theater, all enclosed in a translucent book-matched marble façade. The $500 million property is bound by Vesey Street to the north, Fulton Street to the south, Greenwich Street to the east, and Skidmore Owings & Merrill‘s One World Trade Center to the west.
City officials, project partners, and community leaders recently joined to celebrate the commencement of construction at Dekalb Commons, a three-building affordable housing complex in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. Designed by Magnusson Architecture & Planning and developed in partnership by the Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation and St. Nicks Alliance, the buildings are currently addressed as 652 Dekalb Avenue, 639 Dekalb Avenue, and 1187 Fulton Street.
Permits have been filed for a five-story residential building at 654 Madison Street in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. Located between Malcolm X Boulevard and Stuyvesant Avenue, the interior lot is closest to the Kosciuszko Street subway station, serviced by the J train. Solomon Schwimmer of Twin Group Associates is listed as the owner behind the applications.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for 23-27 Eldert Street, two four-story residential buildings in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Designed by Asher Hershkowitz Architect, the structures yield 16 residences total. Available on NYC Housing Connect are six units for residents at 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $76,286 to $198,250.