Permits have been filed for a 26-story hotel and residential tower at 159 Broadway, in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Rising above the Williamsburg Bridge’s final stretch in Brooklyn, the structure would be a highly visible addition to the neighborhood. The J, M, and Z trains all ride just past the site. Their first stop in Brooklyn, Marcy Avenue, is just four blocks away. Cornell Realty will be responsible for the development, after purchasing the site for $26.2 million.
Permits have been filed for a two-story commercial building at 4202 13th Avenue, in Borough Park, Brooklyn. The site is eight blocks away from the Fort Hamilton Parkway Subway Station, serviced by the D trains. Eleven blocks to the north is Church Avenue, serviced by the F and G trains. TRAC NYC will be responsible for development.
Last week, YIMBY was taken on a tour of 175 Greenwich Street, aka 3 World Trade Center, visiting the rooftop, the terrace, and the lobby. The building, located in the heart of the Financial District, has made incredible progress, with the façade now complete save for windows connected to the exterior hoist. Interior work is also approaching the finish line.
Permits have been filed for a two-story commercial building at 1968 2nd Avenue, in East Harlem, Manhattan. The site is three blocks away from the 103rd Street Subway Station, serviced by the 4 and 6 trains. Five blocks to the south is the 96th Street Subway Station, serviced by the Q trains. An anonymous LLC is listed as responsible for the development.
Permits have been filed for a five-story commercial building at 512 West 143rd Street, in Hamilton Heights, Manhattan. The site is three blocks away from the 145th Street and Broadway Subway Station, serviced by the 1 train. Two blocks further to the west is Riverbank State Park, located along the shore of the Hudson River. Four blocks to the east is the 145th Street and St. Nicholas Avenue Subway Station, serviced by the A, B, C, and D trains. Brotherhood / Sister Sol will be responsible for development.