New York City Mayor Eric Adams announced plans to construct a new 82-unit affordable housing property at 258 West 97th Street on Manhattan’s Upper West Side. The project is the direct result of a $1.1 million settlement with illegal hotelier Hank Freid who owned and operated the property for more than a decade.
Permits have been filed for an 11-story mixed-use building at 159 3rd Avenue in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn. Located between Baltic Street and Butler Street, the lot is within walking distance of the Atlantic Avenue-Barclay Center subway station, serviced by the 2, 3, 4, 5, B, D, N, Q, and R trains. 159 Third Residence LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Construction has topped out on 55 Suffolk Street, a 30-story residential building on Manhattan’s Lower East Side. Designed by Dattner Architects and developed by Gotham Organization, the 310-foot-tall structure is the taller in the two-building Broome Street Development complex along with the 16-story The Norfolk Senior Housing Building at 64 Norfolk Street to the west. Both buildings will collectively span 387,223 square feet and yield a total of 488 rental units, of which 43 percent will be dedicated to permanently affordable housing. Monadnock Construction, Inc. is the general contractor for the two buildings, which are being built between Suffolk and Norfolk Streets.
EPOCH Senior Living and National Development recently celebrated the grand opening of Waterstone on High Ridge, a residential community for seniors. The property is located at 215 High Ridge Road in Stamford, Connecticut and offers a mix of independent and assisted living residences, homes for residents needing dedicated and memory care, and a collection of health and wellness amenities.
Permits have been filed for a nine-story mixed-use building at 183 Chrystie Street on Manhattan’s Lower East Side. Located between Delancey Street and Rivington Street, the lot is near the Bowery Street subway station, serviced by the J and Z trains and the Grand Street station, serviced by the B and D trains. David Paz of Omnia Group is listed under the AEH-VSLV, LLC as the owner behind the applications.