The Lightstone Group has acquired the six-story, 40-unit rental building at 40 East End Avenue, in Yorkville, for $34 million, and plans to demolish the building for a condominium project. According to Commercial Observer, the new building will stand 18 stories and have 30 condo units, although applications have yet to be filed with the DOB; Deborah Berke Partners is designing.
Per Curbed, Corigin Real Estate Group’s 17-story, 43-unit condominium building, at 20 East End Avenue, in Yorkville, is now rising and up to the second floor. Sales launched in January and 30% of the building’s units have been sold. Robert A.M. Stern is designing, and completion is expected in mid-2016.
Marin Management Corp. has filed applications at 1647-1651 1st Avenue, in Yorkville, for a 15-story, 38-unit mixed-use building measuring nearly 59,500 square feet. The retail component will take up 1,780 square feet, and DJ Associates Architect is designing. The assemblage includes three four- and five-story tenement buildings on the corner of East 86th Street, and demolition permits have not been filed yet.
Last week, an application was filed on behalf of the Extell Development Company to construct an 11-story building at 1766 Second Avenue, in the Yorkville section of the Upper East Side. Now, a second permit…