Construction on WeWork’s behemoth Midtown building is halfway complete, marking a major milestone for the conglomerate’s newest location just steps from Hudson Yards. Originally completed in 1930 by Sears Roebuck & Company, the commercial development will comprise nearly 412,000 square feet of office space at the corner of Ninth Avenue and West 31st Street.
Permits have been filed for a seven-story mixed-use building at 2086 Valentine Avenue in Tremont, The Bronx. Located between East 180th Street and East 181st Street, the interior lot is near the 182nd-183rd Streets subway station, serviced by the B and D trains. Craig Nassi of BCN Development is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a seven-story residential building at 30-82 Crescent Street in Astoria, Queens. Located between 30th Drive and 31st Avenue, the interior lot is four blocks from the 30th Avenue subway station, serviced by the N and W trains. Robert Cerrone under the 25-24 30th Drive LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
New York City-based architecture firm Beyer Blinder Belle has returned to the city’s Landmarks Preservation Commission with revised proposals to construct a new high-rise development within Brooklyn’s Borough Hall Skyscraper Historic District. The building was formerly referred to as 192 Montague Street, but has been presented to the commission on the second try as 200 Montague Street.
YIMBY recently went to the sales launch event for the Centrale, aka 138 East 50th Street, one of the newest residential buildings to be completed in Midtown. The site is located between Third Avenue and Lexington Avenue. Pelli Clarke Pelli is the designer of the 71-story, 800-foot-tall skyscraper while SLCE Architects is the executive architect. Ceruzzi Properties is the developer of the Midtown East property. A total of 124 condominiums will be housed within the slender tower of glass and terracotta panels, which feature interiors by Champalimaud. Douglas Elliman Development Marketing is handling both sales and marketing.