Fresh permits have revealed a new, two-building development with dual addresses at 1643 and 1645 New York Avenue, in Flatbush, Brooklyn. The project will rise five blocks away from the Flatbush Avenue Subway Station, the end of the line for the 2 and 5 trains, and a short walk east to the Brooklyn College campus.
The twin buildings will rise four stories or 55 feet above street level, and will each comprise 5,508 square feet of residential area, split among 8 rental units. The building will also contain a single cellar level and penthouse.
The combined lots measure 4,000 square feet and currently supports 2 private residential homes. Jacob Leifer is developing the property with 1645 New York Avenue, LLC listed as the operating entity.
Kenneth Thomas is the architect of record, and no completion date has been announced.