Permits have been filed for two four-story residential buildings at 645-647 Madison Street in Stuyvesant Heights, Brooklyn. Located between Stuyvesant Avenue and Malcolm X Boulevard, the adjacent interior lots are three blocks west of the Gates Avenue subway station, serviced by the J and Z trains. Infinity Properties is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a four-story residential building at 107 Madison Street in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. The site is four blocks from the Franklin Avenue subway station, serviced by the C and S trains. Eight blocks away is the Bedford-Nostrand Avenue subway station, serviced by the G trains. Infinity Properties is listed as behind the applications.
New construction doesn’t happen often in Ditmas Park, because the city has protected most blocks from development with zoning that only allows the construction of one- or two-family homes. But near the border with Flatbush, new apartment buildings are allowed to sprout.
All over Bed-Stuy, little row houses are giving way to apartment buildings. The latest example comes to us from the neighborhood’s western borderlands with Clinton Hill, at 169 Lexington Avenue.
A small ivy-covered wood frame house bit the dust last year on Quincy Street between Malcolm X Boulevard and Patchen Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant. Now a small apartment building is set to rise in its place, and YIMBY has a rendering of the project.