Foundation Works Begins For 27-Story, 168-Unit Residential Project At 27-19 44th Drive, Long Island City

27-19 44th DriveEarly 2016 construction at 27-19 44th Drive, image via TCSB

On-site renderings were revealed in November for the 27-story, 168-unit residential building under development at 27-19 44th Drive, in the Court Square section of Long Island City. Now, The Court Square Blog reports foundation work has just begun. Earlier this month, developer Twining Properties and investment parter CBD secured $70 million in financing for the project, which is being dubbed Watermark Court Square. The new building will measure 151,021 square feet in total and will include 2,807 square feet of ground-floor retail. The apartment units will average 730 square feet apiece and come in studio, one-, and two-bedroom configurations. Handel Architects is the architect of record. Completion is expected in the fall of 2017.

27-19 44th Drive

27-19 44th Drive, rendering via Twinning Properties

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