YIMBY has another set of illustrative renderings created by Siniaevart that showcase the three alternate conceptual building massings for 250 Water Street, a proposed skyscraper project from The Howard Hughes Corporation in the South Street Seaport District. Designed by Skidmore Owings & Merrill, the full-block development has the potential to use 700,000 square feet of unused air rights to achieve supertall status, which would make it the tallest structure in Lower Manhattan outside of the World Trade Center complex.
The Namdar Group and Modern Spaces have officially launched leasing at MRK, a new 16-story rental tower in Jersey City. Located at 97 Newkirk Street, the building is the most recent rental property to debut in the city’s Journal Square neighborhood.
Permits have been filed for a seven-story residential building at 2332 Loring Place in University Heights, The Bronx. Located at the intersection of West Fordham Road and Loring Place North, the corner lot is a few blocks west of the Fordham Road subway station, serviced by the 4 train. Jay Martino of the Stagg Group is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a four-story residential building at 739 Blake Avenue in East New York, Brooklyn. Located at the intersection of Bradford Street and Blake Avenue, the corner lot is four blocks from the Van Siclen Avenue subway station, serviced by the 3 and 4 trains. New York City’s Department of Housing Preservation and Development is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Construction is now one floor above street level at 555 West 38th Street, a 570-foot-tall residential skyscraper in Hudson Yards. Designed by Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects and developed by Rockrose with SLCE as the architect of record, the 52-story tower will yield 598 rental units and is located directly across Eleventh Avenue from the Jacob K. Javits Center.