YIMBY recently toured the sales gallery for the upcoming partial residential conversion of the Waldorf Astoria. Dubbed The Towers of The Waldorf Astoria, the project will create 375 residences ranging from studios to penthouses. Addressed 303 Park Avenue, the 625-foot-tall Art Deco landmark was built by Schultze and Weaver in 1931 and is currently undergoing a major restoration that also includes the renovation of 375 hotel rooms.
Permits have been filed for a seven-story mixed-use building at 30-43 31st Street in Astoria, Queens. Located between 30th Avenue and 30th Drive, the interior lot is just steps from the 30th Ave subway station, serviced by the N and W trains. Hui Mei Lin under the 168 Astoria Realty LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a four-story residential building at 1847 Cross Bronx Expressway in Parkchester, The Bronx. Located between Thieriot Avenue and Leland Avenue, the interior lot is a short walk east to the Parkchester subway station, serviced by the 6 train. Moses Freund under the 1369 Lelland LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a nine-story mixed-use building at 1073 Summit Avenue in Highbridge, The Bronx. Located between West 165th Street and West 166th Street, the through lot is closest to the 167th Street subway station, serviced by the 4, B, and D trains. Stagg Group is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Construction is getting close to topping out at 441 West 37th Street, an 11-story mixed-use residential building in Manhattan’s Hell’s Kitchen. Happy Living Development is developing the property with DLJU Architects as the architect of record and Adele Schachner Architecture + Interiors as the interior designer.