Finishing touches are wrapping up on the Virgin Hotel, a 38-story tower at 1225 Broadway in NoMad. Designed by Stantec and developed by Lam Group, the 476-foot-tall structure will yield 300,000 square feet with 460 rooms managed by Sir Richard Branson of Virgin Group. Flintlock Construction Systems is the general contractor for the Midtown, Manhattan property, which is located at the corner of Broadway and West 30th Street, a short walk from Koreatown and the Flatiron District.
Demolition is progressing on the Harte & Company warehouse at 14 Clay Street, the site of a potential 400-unit mixed-use development in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Developed by Dupont Street 1, LLC, the project will replace the derelict 91-year-old structure that has sat vacant since 2004 with a new building spanning up to 400,000 square feet with a residential component as well as 200 parking spaces, community facilities, and a grocery store. United Interior Service is the general contractor for the property, which is bound by Clay Street to the north, Dupont Street to the south, and Franklin Street to the west.
Exterior work is nearing completion on 200 Montague Street, a 20-story residential building in the Borough Hall Skyscraper Historic District of Brooklyn Heights. Designed by Beyer Blinder Belle and developed by Aurora Capital Partners, the 140,700-square-foot structure will yield 121 rental units in one- to three-bedroom layouts with marketing led by M.N.S. Real Estate NYC for Aurora Capital Associates, as well as 7,000 square feet of ground-floor retail space. Cauldwell Wingate is the general contractor for the property, which is located between Court and Clinton Streets. Ancona Engineering handled the former demolition of the old structure.
Excavation and piling work has begun at 18 India Street, the site of a 14-story two-tower residential complex in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Developed by 1 Java Owner, LLC, which purchased the site with Aware Super from JZ Capital Partners and RedSky Capital Partners for nearly $111 million in October 2020, the structure will yield 850 rental units with 30 percent reserved for affordable housing, as well as 13,000 square feet of retail space. Lendlease is the general contractor for the 2.6-acre full-block property, which is bound by India Street to the north, Java Street to the south, Water Street to the east, and the East River to the west.
Excavation is progressing at 16 Dupont Street, the site of a 40-story residential tower in the Greenpoint Landing master plan in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Designed by GKV Architects and developed by Park Tower Group and The Rockefeller Group, the 400-foot-tall structure will yield 365,651 square feet with 378 residences, as well as 2,548 square feet of commercial space and 138 enclosed parking spaces. Monadnock Construction is the general contractor for the property, which is located at the intersection of Dupont, West, and Commercial Streets.