Exterior work is progressing on 42-52 Franklin Street, an eight-story commercial building in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Developed by 42-52 Franklin St. Corp is the owner and Brooklyn Construction Group is the general contractor for the project, which is located on a 7,785-square-foot plot by the three-way intersection of Franklin, Calyer, and Banker Streets.
Construction is nearing the finish line on The New York Korea Center, the new seven-story home of the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea at 122-126 East 32nd Street in Murray Hill. Designed by Samoo Architects and Engineers (SAMOO) and developed by Level Group, the 120-foot-tall structure will yield 36,500 square feet and is engineered to achieve LEED Certification. KSK Construction Group is the general contractor for the property, which is located on an interior lot between Park Avenue South and Lexington Avenue.
Demolition is complete at 103 East 29th Street, the site of a proposed 19-story hotel in NoMad, Manhattan. Designed by Arkan Zeytinoglu Architects and developed by Frank Savino, the project will yield 120 rooms and replace the Hotel Deauville, which had stood the 45-foot-wide plot for nearly 120 years. Auevilla Holdings is the owner and All Dimensions Construction was the demolition contractor for the property, which is located between Park Avenue South and Lexington Avenue.
Construction is continuing to rise on 262 Fifth Avenue, a 54-story residential skyscraper in NoMad, Manhattan. Designed by Meganom with SLCE Architects as the executive architect and developed by Boris Kuzinez of Five Points Development under the Five Points 262 Project LLC, the 860-foot-tall structure will yield 41 condominium units. WSP is the structural and M.E.P. engineer and CM & Associates Construction Management is the general contractor for the property, which is located at the southwest corner of Fifth Avenue and West 29th Street.
Construction on 550 Tenth Avenue is quickly unfolding as the first floor of the 47-story residential skyscraper takes shape in Hell’s Kitchen. Designed by Handel Architects and developed by Gotham Organization and Goldman Sachs Asset Management JV, the ground-up 520-foot-tall reinforced concrete superstructure will span 430,000 square feet and yield a total of 453 rental units, with 137 residences for moderate and middle incomes, as well as 9,000 square feet of commercial retail space, over 20,000 square feet of residential amenities, and 26,764 square feet of administrative office space for Covenant House. GO Covenant LLC is the owner and Monadnock Construction is the general contractor for the Midtown, Manhattan property, which is located along Tenth Avenue between West 40th and 41st Streets.