DOB Digest: 500 East 14th Street Ready to Rise, More Residential at 4261 Park Avenue

500 East 14th Street500 East 14th Street, image via Google Maps


500 East 14th StreetWith demolition nearly complete, developers have submitted foundation and structural plans for a two-building development spanning 500-530 (ex. 520) East 14th Street, in East Village. The two mixed-use buildings will both rise seven stories, and their total area will measure 188,900 square feet; Beyer Blinder Belle are designing.


4261 Park AvenueWebster Avenue HDFC has filed applications to construct a 12-story and 248-unit residential building of an enormous 211,520 square feet at 4261 Park Avenue, in East Tremont. Last week, YIMBY reported on the eight-story building planned for 411 East 178th Street, situated on the south end of the site. The 12-story building will stand at 4275 Park, where a one-story warehouse currently sits; COOKFOX is designing.


214 56th StreetTian Wang Zhang has filed applications to construct a five-story and 12-unit residential building of 8,392 square feet at 214 56th Avenue, in Sunset Park. Demolition of a derelict two-story structure was approved in April; City Building NY is designing.


55-35 Metropolitan AvenueShaoyun Chen has filed applications for a three-story and two-unit mixed-use building of roughly 4,000 square feet at 55-35 Metropolitan Avenue, in Ridgewood. Ground-floor retail will span 1,623 square-feet, while the remainder will be split between two units; the lot is currently vacant.

80-35 237th StreetThe Islamic Foundation of New York has filed applications to construct a 4,572 square-foot religious structure at 80-35 237th Street, in Bellerose Floral Park. Previous applications were disapproved in 2011; the site is currently home to a residential abode.

87-07 215th PlaceThe owner of 87-07 215th Place — in Queen’s Village — has filed applications to construct a two-story, single family abode of 1,500 square feet, in addition to a new detached garage. Demolition was approved for an existing garage on-site, as well as the two-story house on the same plot of land facing Spencer Avenue.

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