Demolition is complete at 45-03 23rd Street, the site of a 544-foot-tall mixed-use skyscraper in Hunters Point, Queens. Designed by Fogarty Finger and developed by Charney Companies and Tavros Capital under the Court Square 45th Avenue LLC, the 50-story structure will yield a mix of condominiums, commercial space, and communal space. The site is located along 23rd Street between Jackson Avenue and 45th Avenue, directly to the east of the elevated subway tracks of the 7 train.
Renderings of a forthcoming residential building at 276 20th Street in Greenwood, Brooklyn illustrate significant design changes to both the façade and interiors. From local developer Green Street Group, the five-story building will now comprise 33,455 gross square feet and yield 24 rental apartments.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for River Place, a 40-story residential building at 650 West 42nd Street in Midtown West, Manhattan. Built in 1999, the structure yields 921 units. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 47 units for residents at 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $38,743 to $167,570.
Renovation permits have been filed for a six-story residential building at 211-213 East 73rd Street on the Upper East Side. Located between Second and Third Avenues, the interior lot is one block from the 72nd Street subway station, serviced by the Q train. Benny Caiolo of Bettina Equities Company is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Construction work is ramping up for the office conversion of the 140-year-old Domino Sugar Refinery at 292 Kent Avenue in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Designed by Practice for Architecture and Urbanism (PAU) and developed by Two Trees, the project is the centerpiece of the Domino Sugar master plan by SHoP Architects and James Corner Field Operations and involves the construction of a massive barrel-vaulted glass roof atop the former factory. When complete, the structure will top out at 235 feet tall, while the interiors will be gutted and restored. Levels one through four, as well as 14 and 15 will have their ceiling spans increased, and the 16th floor will be eliminated.