A groundbreaking ceremony has been held for an eight-story, 68-unit mixed-use building at 54-25 101st Street, a.k.a. 54-15 101st Street, in Corona. The latest building permits indicate the project will measure 56,700 square feet and rise 80 feet in height, not including the bulkhead. There will be a 5,031-square-foot pre-kindergarten on the ground floor, followed by 68 affordable residential units, all designated for seniors, on the floors above. The apartments should average 688 square feet apiece.
An anonymous Flushing-based LLC has filed applications for two four-story, seven-unit residential buildings at 49-08 and 49-10 111th Street, in Corona. The buildings will measure 7,053 square feet and 6,450 square feet, respectively. Across both buildings, the residential units should average 739 square feet apiece, indicative of rental apartments. Some of the apartments will be duplexes. Ling Li’s Flushing-based firm Li Architect Associate is the architect of record. The 50-foot-wide, 5,000-square-foot assemblage consists of two- and three-story residential buildings. Demolition permits have not been filed. The 111th Street stop on the 7 train is nine blocks north.
Queens-based Huaming Inc. has filed applications for a four-story, 16-unit residential building at 104-17 Corona Avenue in Corona. The project will measure 17,376 square feet with residential units expected to average 867 square feet apiece. It will be topped by a duplex unit with space on part of the fourth floor and an upper penthouse level. It’s unclear whether the apartments will be rentals or condominiums. Benjamin B, Lam’s Queens-based Lam & Lam Engineering is the applicant of record. The 7,193-square-foot site is occupied by a three-and-a-half-story residential building. Demolition permits were filed in August. The 103rd Street-Corona Plaza stop on the 7 train is nine blocks north.
Queens-based property owner Bin Yan, doing business as an anonymous LLC, has filed applications for two three-story, three-unit residential buildings at 101-16 – 101-18 Lewis Avenue, in Corona, located five blocks north of the Long Island Expressway. Each structure will measure just 3,600 square feet. Across both, the full-floor residential units should average 833 square feet apiece. The ground-floor of each structure will feature a single-car garage and laundry facilities will be located in the cellars. Thee Shiun Eric Ken’s Flushing-based company is the applicant of record. The project will rise on a 25-foot-wide, 2,500-square-foot lot on the corner of 102nd Street. Demolition permits were filed in March to remove the site’s single-story occupant.
Property owner Zhong H. Hu, doing business as an anonymous Corona-based LLC, has filed applications for a four-story, two-unit residential building at 108-10 50th Avenue, in Corona, located 10 blocks south of the 111th Street stop on the 7 train. The structure will measure 3,743 square feet and will rise on a 30-foot-wide, 1,500-square-foot lot. One unit will be hosted on the ground and second floors, while the second will span the third and fourth floors. The apartments should average 1,457.5 square feet apiece. An Shen Ma’s Flushing-based architecture firm is the architect of record. An existing two-story house must first be demolished.