DOB Digest: Filings for 229 Lexington Avenue, More

229 Lexington Avenue229 Lexington Avenue, image by C3D Architecture


229 Lexington Avenue: Revealed by YIMBY last fall, NY Lions Group has filed applications for their planned 14-story, 36-unit mixed-use building measuring 33,520 square feet at 227-229 Lexington Avenue, in Kips Bay. The building will accommodate 2,528 square feet of commercial space, and the existing two and four-story buildings were approved for demolition in 2014.

985 3rd Avenue: Macklowe has filed applications for a single-story, 7,613 square-foot commercial building, rising 47 feet, at the lot of 989 3rd Avenue, in Midtown East. Cetra Ruddy is designing, and an existing three-story structure was approved for demolition in November. A residential project is planned immediately to the south.


8820 Avenue J: New York B Realty Corp. has revived plans for a three-story, 24-unit residential building measuring 21,842 square feet at the vacant lot 8820 Avenue J, in Canarsie. Prime Design Group is designing.

780 New York Avenue: RDG Queens V LLC has filed applications for a four-story, eight-unit residential building measuring 6,730 square feet at 780 New York Avenue, in Prospect Lefferts Gardens. Gerald Caliendo is designing, and an existing 2.5-story structure must first be demolished.

303 Stockholm Street: Filed in early 2014, new applications reveal plans for a five-story, eight-unit residential building measuring 5,500 square feet at 303 Stockholm Street, in northern Bushwick. Juan Defonseca is designing, and the site’s single-story predecessor was demolished last December.

203 Halsey Street: An LLC has filed applications for a four-story, two-unit residential building measuring 3,717 square feet at the vacant lot of 203 Halsey Street, in central Bedford-Stuyvesant. Arnold Montag is designing, and the site’s three-story predecessor was demolished in 2009.

4202 Avenue T: Applications have been filed for a two-story, single-family residence measuring 3,050 square feet at 4202 Avenue T, in Marine Park. An existing 1.5-story abode must first be demolished.


100-32 201st Street: Ziba Management Corp. has filed applications for two two-story, two-unit residential buildings — each measuring nearly 2,100 square feet — at the vacant lots of 100-32 – 100-34 201st Street, in Hollis. The site’s two-story predecessor was demolished in 2007.

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