Permits have been filed for a seven-story residential building at 72 Congress Street in Brooklyn’s Columbia Street Waterfront District neighborhood. The interior lot, also addressed as 76 Congress Street, is located between Columbia Street and Hicks Street. A short walk away is the Bergen Street subway station, serviced by the F and G trains. Shiraz Sanjana under the 76 Congress LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Columbia Street Waterfront District
Permits have been filed for a five-story residential complex at 55 Summit Street in Brooklyn’s Columbia Street Waterfront District. Located between Columbia Street and Hamilton Avenue, the nearest subway is Carroll Street station, serviced by the F and G trains. RJ Capital Holdings, listed as the owner behind the applications, also filed permits for four townhouses with one unit and one parking space at the adjacent 57, 59, 61, and 63 Summit Street addresses.
Permits have been filed for a six-story mixed-use building at 183 Columbia Street in the Columbia Street Waterfront District, Brooklyn. Located between Degraw Street and Kane Street, the lot is closest to the Bergen Street subway station, serviced by the F and G trains. Hiu M. Cheung of 183-185 Columbia St. LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
A recent zoning amendment proposal for 41 Summit Street could result in the development of a new residential property in a quiet corner of Brooklyn known as the Columbia Street Waterfront District. As one of Brooklyn’s smallest neighborhoods, the area has not witnessed any major new developments compared to the surrounding Carroll Gardens, Red Hook, and Cobble Hill communities.
A proposal has been submitted to the city for a re-zoning at 55-63 Summit Street, in Brooklyn’s Columbia Waterfront District, accompanied by the first renderings of what that could ultimately yield. The affected area is currently classified as M1-1, and the proposal would change that to R6B.