Permits have been filed for a six-story residential building at 1286 New York Avenue in East Flatbush, Brooklyn. Located between Clarendon Road and Avenue D, the interior lot is three blocks east of the Newkirk Avenue subway station, serviced by the 2 and 5 trains. Shlome Landau under the 2075 Pacific Estates LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a four-story mixed-use building at 388 Christoper Avenue in Brownsville, Brooklyn. Located between Livonia Avenue and Riverdale Avenue, the lot is one block west of the Junius Street subway station, serviced by the 3 train and four blocks west of the Livonia Avenue station, serviced by the L train. Chaim Sobel under the 388 Mazel IGRR LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Excavation work for the foundations of 159 Broadway in Williamsburg, Brooklyn is nearing completion. Excavators have extracted a large amount of dirt from the property, which sits directly next to the 144-year-old landmarked Williamsburgh Savings Bank. The 26-story mixed-use residential project, which is designed by Stonehill & Taylor Architects and developed by Cornell Realty Management LLC, will yield 133,340 square feet and stand 277 feet tall.
This month the Harlem School of the Arts will break ground on a $9.5 million renovation titled “The Renaissance Project.” Under the direction of Imrey Studio, the core of the project includes a replacement of the structure’s brick exterior with a double-height glass façade to both promote the flow of natural light into the building and amplify the school’s interaction with the surrounding neighborhood.
Permits have been filed for a seven-story apartment building at 1120 St. Johns Place in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Located between Albany Avenue and Kingston Avenue, the lot is two blocks north of the Kingston Avenue subway station, serviced by the 3 train. Zev Steinmetz of Complete Development Inc. is listed as the owner behind the applications.