Permits have been filed for a seven-story mixed-use building with affordable housing at 504 West 49th Street in Midtown West, Manhattan. Located between 10th and 11th Avenues, the lot is two blocks west of the 50th Street subway station, serviced by the C and E trains. Joel Kolkmann of Douglaston Development is listed as the owner behind the applications. Permit details also specify this is a Department of Housing Preservation and Development project.
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Permits have been filed for a 12-story mixed-use building at 2-33 50th Avenue in Long Island City, Queens. Located between Center Boulevard and 5th Street, the lot is near the Vernon Boulevard-Jackson Avenue subway station, serviced by the 7 train. Peter Papamichael of The Vorea Group is listed as the owner behind the applications, under the 50th & 5th LIC LLC.
Construction has reached completion on the second phase of The Vantage Collection, a two-tower residential complex in Jersey City. Addressed as 1 Park View Avenue, the rectangular 44-story residential tower is an exact architectural twin of its adjacent sibling, 33 Park View Avenue, and the two are connected by a podium with 15,000 square feet of retail space. The complex as a whole is designed by S9 Architecture and developed by Fisher Organization, and yields 900 apartments. 1 Park View Avenue features 452 homes that range from studios to two-bedroom units, with the majority offering unobstructed views of the New York Harbor and year-round daylight exposure. The buildings sit on a full-block parcel bound by Park View Avenue to the north, Marin Boulevard to the east, South Cove to the south, and St. Peter’s Street to the west. Leasing has begun for both towers, and the gallery is located at 33 Park View Avenue.
Leasing has officially launched at The Vantage Tower Two, the final component of a dual-tower high-rise development near the waterfront edge of Jersey City. From Fisher Development Associates, Tower Two is located at 1 Park View Avenue. The first building, completed in 2017, is listed as 33 Park View Avenue.
Construction has broken ground on phase one of Bronx Point, a mixed-use development in the South Bronx. In addition to 542 affordable housing units, phase one includes construction of the Universal Hip Hop Museum, 2.8 acres of public open space, and a robust mix of community facilities.