Westchester’s Industrial Development Agency has unanimously approved the construction of two mixed-use apartment complexes in White Plains, New York, dubbed The Collection.
New Rochelle has seen several new high-rises announced over the past few weeks, but in between the new towers, infill development continues to improve the burgeoning edge city. Yesterday, The Printhouse, at 165 Huguenot Street, broke ground. The building will have 71 rental units, seven of which will be designated as affordable, and will rise six floors. Megalith Capital is developing alongside East & Hudson, while Magnusson Architecture and Planning is designing. The full rundown is available in the latest from the city’s Mayor’s Office.
The White Plains Common Council has approved the six-story, 77-unit residential building proposed at 1 Dekalb Avenue, located on the corner of Maple Avenue in downtown White Plains. The project’s apartments will be rentals, of which 22 percent, or 17 units, will rent at below-market rates to families making 80 percent of the Area Median Income, the Journal News reported. There will also be a 10,000-square-foot public green space and a two-story, 103-car underground parking garage.
Within the past few weeks, Long Island-based American Equity Partners filed applications and began the approval process to convert the 12-story, 350,000-square-foot office building at 440 Hamilton Avenue, located on the corner of North Broadway in downtown White Plains, into 245 residential units. A rendering of the project has also been revealed by the Westchester County Business Journal.
Phoenix, Arizona-based Alliance Residential Company is proposing a 16-story, 434-unit mixed-use project at 170 East Post Road, located on the corner of Mamaroneck Avenue in downtown White Plains. The latest plans call for roughly 7,500 square feet of ground-floor commercial-retail space, an outdoor café, and a small pedestrian plaza at the street corner, The Journal News reported. The residential units will be rental apartments. There will also be a six-story parking garage to be located centrally on the block with an entrance on Mitchell Place. The project requires site plan approval. Two low-rise commercial buildings must first be demolished.