Permits have been filed for a seven-story mixed-use building at 85-3 68th Road in Rego Park, Queens. Located at the intersection of Woodhaven Boulevard and 68th Road, the corner lot is closest to the 67th Avenue subway station, serviced by the E, M, and R trains. Damien Smith of Prosper Property Group is listed as the owner behind the applications for the site also addressed as 68-19 Woodhaven Boulevard.
Exterior work is nearing completion on the Tin Building, a three-story commercial building at 95 Marginal Street on Pier 17 in the South Street Seaport District. Designed by SHoP Architects and developed by Howard Hughes Corporation with Plaza Construction as construction manager, the facility will open with a seafood-themed market by Jean-Georges Vongerichten, the main tenant of the low rise building. The 53,000-square-foot structure is located to the east of South Street and the elevated FDR Drive.
Exterior work is wrapping up on 219 Hudson Street, a ten-story mixed-use building in Hudson Square. Designed by Rawlings Architects and developed by Joel Braver, the property will yield 14 residential units, ground-floor retail space, and a community facility at the intersection of Hudson and Canal Streets, just to the west of the entrance to the Holland Tunnel.
The Long Island Railroad’s Willis Avenue station in Mineola is now open following substantial upgrades to improve vehicular traffic flow and eliminate street-level train crossings. The upgrades include a roadway that passes underneath two new railroad bridges.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for 325 East 25th Street, a nine-story residential building in Kips Bay, Manhattan. Designed by SLCE Architects, the structure yields 56 residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 55 units for residents at 80 to 165 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $48,755 to $177,210.