After years spent on the assemblage and pre-construction of four adjacent lots, Excel Development will soon complete a new 23-story mixed-use building at 339-345 East 33rd Street in Kips Bay, Manhattan. Excel reportedly began purchasing the four contiguous sites in 2015 and completed a large air rights deal in December 2019.
Permits have been filed for an eight-story residential building at 66 Clinton Street on the Lower East Side, Manhattan. Located between Stanton Street and Rivington Street, the lot is three blocks from the Delancey Street-Essex Street subway station, serviced by the F, M, J, and Z trains. Michael Bauer of Borough Equities is listed as the owner behind the applications. According to the Bowery Boogie, the nonprofit New Life of New York City sold the property and the vacant lot next door for $8.7 million to Vault Development and TLM Equities in May.
Work on 200 Amsterdam Avenue is moving along smoothly, recently passing the halfway mark in its ascent to its 668-foot-tall parapet. The upcoming 51-story residential development, which will briefly hold the title as the tallest skyscraper on the Upper West Side, is designed by Elkus Manfredi Architects, and developed by SJP Properties. CetraRuddy is the lead interior designer for the 283,000-square-foot project.
RockFarmer Properties is readying for the second phase of Astoria Lights, a redevelopment of a 20s-era property in Astoria, Queens. Originally constructed in 1929, RockFarmer began the first phase of the conversion of in 2014, which introduced 57 co-op apartments. Phase two of the development will include an additional 38 units that are on track to launch in 2020. With completion just one year away, developers have unveiled a sales gallery and model residence with pricing beginning at $475,000.
Permits have been filed for an eight-story residential building at 1745 West Farms Road in Fairmont, The Bronx. Located between East 173rd Street and East 174th Street, the lot is five blocks east of the 174th Street subway station, serviced by the 2 and 5 trains. Propco Holdings is listed as the owner behind the applications.