Permits have been filed for a seven-story residential building at 2339 Nostrand Avenue in Midwood, Brooklyn. Located between Avenue I and Avenue J, the lot is four blocks south of the Flatbush Avenue subway station, serviced by the 2 train. Hampshire Properties is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Work is continuing on the demolition of 10-20 West 57th Street to make way for a 52-story mixed-use skyscraper designed by Skidmore Owings & Merrill. So far one four-story building has been fully razed, and 20 West 57th Street is currently in the midst of coming down. Scaffolding and black netting shroud the northern elevation with the top floors already torn apart and dismantled. Two other structures in the parcel remain and have been vacated. James Patterson of Ancora Engineering is the applicant of record and Solow Realty & Development Group is the developer of the 672-foot-tall, 383,000-square-foot skyscraper, which will contain 80 residential units spread across 202,738 square feet of space.
The Rose Hill residential tower at 30 East 29th Street now stands more than 600 feet above NoMad, Manhattan where construction has officially topped out. Designed by CetraRuddy Architecture for the Rockefeller Group, the 45-story building will contain 123 condominiums ranging in size from one to four bedrooms.
Permits have been filed for a 19-story mixed-use building at 1009 2nd Avenue in Midtown East, Manhattan. Located between East 53rd Street and East 54th Street, the lot is near the Lexington Avenue-53 Street subway station, serviced by the E and M trains. Abraham Lokshin under the LFL Partners LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Brookfield Properties and Park Tower Group have officially broken ground on the most anticipated phase of the Greenpoint Landing mega-development on the shores of northern Brooklyn. Designed by Jason Long of OMA, the new component is comprised of two residential towers and a vast extension of an existing public esplanade. The western tower features a series of cantilevers that reach outward in step with setbacks on the eastern edifice, giving the development a look reminiscent of a game of Tetris.