Construction is now underway on the third floor of the seven-story, 16-unit mixed-use building under development at 21-10 44th Drive, in Long Island City’s Court Square section. Last time we checked in, foundation work was underway in October. The latest photo of the structure was posted in an update by The Court Square Blog.
Façade installation is nearly complete on the 12-story, 75-unit mixed-use building under development at 69 East 125th Street, in East Harlem. The latest photo of the project was captured by Harlem+Bespoke. The most recent building permits indicate the project measures 80,619 square feet and rises 120 feet to its roof, not including the bulkhead.
KBS Capital has entered into contract with Onyx Equities to acquire an 80 percent stake in the Church of St. John the Baptist, a two-story, 23,110-square-foot structure at 210 West 31st Street in Chelsea. KBS and Onyx plan to convert the structure into roughly 30,000 square feet of retail space, The Real Deal reported. The space will be divided between three units, all with space on the ground floor and additional space on the cellar and second levels. A roof patio could also be constructed. KBS is set to pay $39.8 million for the stake. A timeline regarding the sale or construction has not been disclosed. Alteration permits have not been filed at this time.
New Orleans-based Redmellon Restoration and Development is planning to convert the five-story office building at 579 Broad Street, located on the corner of Central Avenue in downtown Newark, into a mixed-use building with 48 residential units. The ground floor will contain 5,591 square feet of retail space on the ground floor. The residential units throughout the rest of the building will be rental apartments, Jersey Digs reported. Eminent Investment Group is the current property owner, as Redmellon has not closed on the sale of the property at this time. A construction timeline has not been disclosed.
An anonymous Queens-based LLC has filed applications for two four-story, two-unit mixed-use buildings at 161-10 and 161-12 46th Avenue, in East Flushing. The buildings will measure 6,500 square feet each. Both will have the same configuration, with 1,593 square feet of retail space on the ground floor, a single residential unit on the second floor, followed by a residential unit across the third and fourth floors. Ling Li’s Flushing-based Li Architect Associates is the architect of record. The 40-foot-wide, 4,000-square-foot plot is occupied by an single-story auto repair shop. Demolition permits have not been filed.