Permits have been filed for an eight-story mixed-use building at 402 Metropolitan Avenue in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Located at the intersection of Metropolitan Avenue and Marcy Avenue, the corner lot is two blocks west of the Metropolitan Avenue-Lorimer Street subway station, serviced by the L and G trains. Mattone Investors under the 402 Metropolitan Avenue LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications. According to the filing, the Department of Housing Preservation and Development is also involved with the project.
The proposed 85-foot-tall development will yield 109,113 square feet, with 82,859 square feet designated for residential space, 10,566 square feet for manufacturing, and 4,490 square feet for commercial space. The building will have 123 residences, most likely rentals based on the average unit scope of 673 square feet. The steel-based structure will also have a 30-foot-long rear yard and 54 enclosed parking spaces.
Daniel Bernstein of Kutnicki Bernstein Architects is listed as the architect of record. KBA is also responsible for the design of the neighboring 500 Metropolitan, a mixed-use development with 188 hotel rooms and 59 residential apartments.
Demolition permits were filed in July of last year. An estimated completion date has not been announced.