The redevelopment of Williamsburg from industrial wasteland to residential enclave has been a slow and relentless process, and this is particularly true around Metropolitan and Union Avenues. Permits were first filed for construction of 80 Ainslie Street in June of 2015, and now, the building’s timber frame is coming into view. Syndicate Architecture is responsible for the design.
Permits have been filed for a six-story mixed-use building at 561 Manhattan Avenue in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, at an intersection with Driggs Avenue and by the neighborhood’s border with Greenpoint. The site is two blocks from the Nassau Avenue subway station, serviced by the G train. Bi Hang Cheng is listed as behind the applications.
308 North 7th Street in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, is officially topped-out, with sales expected to commence this summer. Marketed as “N7,” the condominium building is expected to deliver 45 units, ranging from one to three bedrooms apiece.
Today, YIMBY has renderings of 123 Hope Street, a large seven-story residential building rising in the center of Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Three years after construction started, the building is finally nearing completion. Slate Property Group is developing.
Another decades-long empty lot is about to be filled in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Permits were filed last week for a six-story mixed-use building at 510 Driggs Avenue, which revealed a new architect would lead the project. Today, YIMBY has the exclusive reveal for the redesign by Woods Bagot, showing a dramatically different appearance from ODA’s previous proposal.