Permits have been filed for a new six-story residential building at 670 Union Street, in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Gowanus. The site is between 4th Avenue and 5th Avenue, and sits half a block away from the Union Street subway on the R train. The new structure will rise from a lot that is currently home to a pair of two-story buildings, 670A and 670B Union Street, and William Caleo of 668-670 Union LLC is listed as the developer.
Peering through the thick, green fence netting that surrounds the site of 9 DeKalb Avenue, one can now see the foundations for the imminently-1,066-foot-tall residential supertall making progress. Large hollow steel pilings crowd the northern perimeter of the construction site, waiting to be lodged into the ground with the giant piledriver being put to work by several construction workers spotted on site. The 73-story tower is being designed by SHoP Architects and developed by JDS Development and Chetrit Group.
Falcon Pacific Builders has revealed the latest set of renderings for a new, mixed-use development on the rise in Astoria. The corner property is located at 28-16 21st Street, and will eventually contain 50 rental units, including 10 permanently affordable homes.
Celebrated muralist and animator Mike Perry recently completed an enormous new mural spanning the first floor entry and communal areas of Sunset Yards. Located at 341 39th Street in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, Sunset Yards will deliver 200,000 square feet of commercial space, ground-floor retail, and tenant amenities.
Permits have been filed for an eight-story transient hotel at 4387 Third Avenue in Belmont, The Bronx. The site is located at the intersection of Quarry Road and Third Avenue. Pride Developers LLC is responsible for the applications.