Excavation work is progressing at 151-165 Broome Street, the site of a two-building affordable housing complex on Manhattan’s Lower East Side. Designed by Handel Architects and developed by Grand Street Guild Housing Development Fund Company, Grand Street Guild East Housing Development Fund Company, Southeast Grand Street Guild Housing Development Fund Company, and Clinton Broome Development LLC, the project consists of the 15-story “Building 3-5” at 165 Broome Street and 16-story “Building 3-6” at 151 Broome Street, and will yield a combined total of 480 units. Monadnock Construction is the general contractor for the property, which is located within the Seward Park Extension master plan and bound by Broome Street to the north, Pitt Street to the east, and Clinton Street to the west.
The Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) is now reviewing proposals from the Whitney Museum of American Art to renovate and expand Roy Lichtenstein’s West Village Studio at 741/745 Washington Street in Manhattan. If approved, the 9,000-square-foot building would receive a single-story brick addition facing Washington Street, new windows to replace an existing garage door on the ground floor, new stair and elevator bulkheads, and a chimney expansion to bring the building up to modern code.
Permits have been filed for a six-story residential building at 2948 Brighton 4th Street in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn. Located between Neptune Avenue and Ocean View Avenue, the lot is near the Ocean Parkway subway station, serviced by the Q train. Lev Kheyfets under the Brighton 4th Condo LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a four-story residential building at 183A 13th Street in Gowanus, Brooklyn. Located between Third and Fourth Avenues, the interior lot is a short walk from the 4th Avenue-9th Street subway station, serviced by the F, G, and R trains. Sam Brach is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Construction is complete on 208 Delancey Street, a 12-story residential building on Manhattan’s Lower East Side. Designed by ODA New York and developed by New Empire Corporation, the 85,000-square-foot structure yields 85 condominium units in studio to three-bedroom layouts with sales and marketing led by Compass. The property is located by the corner of Delancey Street and Pitt Street.