The curtain wall is steadily rising up 1059 Third Avenue, a 481-foot-tall mixed-use tower on the Upper East Side. Designed by Manuel Glas Architects and developed by Real Estate Inverlad and Third Palm Capital, the slender reinforced concrete superstructure topped out at 30 stories and will yield a total of 127,000 square feet. The development will contain 38 condominiums spread across 103,900 square feet, averaging around 2,740 square feet apiece.
Permits have been filed for a six-story mixed-use building at 824 60th Street in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. Located between 8th Avenue and 9th Avenue, the lot is two blocks from the 8th Avenue subway station, serviced by the N trains. Simon Lee under the Lee Continuum Management LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Construction is nearing completion on Vandewater, a 33-story, 385-foot-tall residential tower in Morningside Heights. Located at 543 West 122nd Street, the project is designed by INC Architecture & Design and being developed by Savanna. SLCE Architects is the executive architect, Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, Inc. is the landscape architect, and Halstead Development Marketing is handling sales for the 183 condominiums.
The Olnick Organization has received approvals from the City Planning Commission to construct five new towers within the Lenox Terrace housing complex in Central Harlem. The Commission voted 11-1, with one abstention, in support of the project following drastic revisions to the original proposals.
Permits have been filed for a six-story residential building at 61 East 53rd Street in East Flatbush, Brooklyn. Located between Remsen Avenue and Winthrop Street, the lot is near the Saratoga Avenue subway station, serviced by the 3 train. Jeffrey Zagelbaum under the Preferred 51 East 53rd LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.