The brick envelope of 292 Fifth Avenue is reaching the final stories of the 21-story mixed-use hotel. Designed by Gene Kaufman Architect and developed by Sam Chang, the project is located between West 30th and 31st Streets on the border of both Koreatown and NoMad. The property is set to yield 16 residential units and a hotel operated by Le Meridien.
Permits have been filed for a nine-story mixed-use building at 136-20 Maple Avenue in Flushing, Queens. Located at the intersection of Main Street and Maple Avenue, the lot is a few blocks south of the Main Street subway station, serviced by the 7 train. Vicki Zhi under the Main Street LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications and also filed new building permits for the neighboring lot 136-18 Maple Avenue.
Scaffolding and black netting shrouds nearly all of 685 Fifth Avenue in preparation for a 100,000-square-foot office-to-condominium conversion. The project will also add ten floors atop the existing 20-story structure, which sits at the corner of Fifth Avenue and 53rd Street. Developed by Michael Shvo’s SHVO in partnership with BLG Holdings and Deutsche Financial, the finished building will stand 350 feet tall and contain 69 condominiums managed by Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group. Marin is the architect of record and designer for the $135 million project with March & White handling the interior designs. Brookfield Properties is in charge of marketing the Fifth Avenue retail space, which is still home to the Coach, Stuart Weitzman, and Tag Heuer flagship stores.
Permits have been filed for a six-story mixed-use building at 95-01 37th Avenue in Jackson Heights, Queens. Located at the intersection of 37th Avenue and 95th Street, the corner lot is also addressed as 35-63 95th Street. Two blocks south is the Junction Boulevard subway station, serviced by the 7 train. Shun Qian Liu under the Prudential Queens Realty LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a six-story mixed-use building at 2864 West 15th Street in Coney Island, Brooklyn. Located between Neptune Avenue and Mermaid Avenue, the lot is one block north of the Coney Island-Stillwell Avenue subway station, serviced by the D, F, and Q trains. Lenny Gelfand of 2864-66 Realty LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.