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Madison Realty Capital files demo plans at West Village site with plans for 20-unit condo

Madison Realty Capital, on June 11, filed a permit application for the demolition of a building at 14 Fifth Avenue in the West Village. The plans call for the demolition of a four-story building. The project is described in the filings as: full handheld demolition of an existing four-story residential structure. In 2017, the developer filed plans calling for the construction of a 210-foot tall,…

Rockrose files demo plans at Fort Greene site with 609-unit tower planned

The Elghanayan family’s Rockrose Development, on June 11, filed a permit application for the demolition of a building at 98 Dekalb Avenue in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. The plans call for the demolition of a four-story building. The project is described in the filings as: full demolition of four-story structure, using hand held and mechanical to assist. In April of 2020, the developer filed plans for…

JCS Realty permitted for 151-unit mixed-use building in Mott Haven

JCS Realty, on June 11, was given a permit for construction of a 151-unit, 134,589-square-foot mixed-use building at 322 Grand Concourse in Mott Haven. Simon Kaufman filed the plans. The permit issued was a new building permit. The developer received initial foundation permits in December. The plans, pre-filed on March 28, 2019, call for the construction of a 145-foot tall, 14-story mixed-use building. The project…

Related permitted for $20M multi-floor build-out at 50 Hudson Yards office tower

Related Companies, on June 11, was given a permit for a $20 million build-out of three floors at an office building at 415 Tenth Avenue, known as 50 Hudson Yards, in Hudson Yards. The plans, pre-filed on November 13, 2020, call for work on floors three through five of the 1,011-foot tall, 58-story building. The project is described in the filings as: filing herewith interior…

Jianfei Chen files plans for 202-key mixed-use hotel with 150 resi units in Flushing

Jianfei Chen, on June 9, filed a permit application for construction of a 204,163-square-foot mixed-use building with 202 hotel units and 150 residential units at 133-25 37th Avenue in Flushing, Queens. Gary Tsan and Jianfei Chen acquired the property, along with two others, for $58.5 million on February 20, 2020. The plans call for the construction of a 167-foot tall, 16-story mixed-use building, and were…

Samuel Landau files plans for 52-unit mixed-use building in Flatbush

Samuel Landau, on June 8, filed a permit application for construction of a 52-unit, 45,794-square-foot mixed-use building at 1351 Flatbush Avenue in Flatbush, Brooklyn. The plans call for the construction of a 74-foot tall, seven-story mixed-use building, and were filed with the New York City Department of Buildings under number B00529604. The development site spans seven tax lots. The project is described in the filing…

Ranco Capital seeks zoning changes to build 63-unit mixed-use building in Bed-Stuy

Ranco Capital is seeking zoning map and zoning text amendments to construct a 48,268-square-foot mixed-use building at 703 Myrtle Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. Izzy Rosenbaum, CFO at Ranco Capital, is listed as the primary applicant. The plans were disclosed in a proposed zoning map amendment from M1-1 to R7D/C2-4 and a zoning text amendment to create a new mandatory inclusionary housing area (ZR Appendix F)…

Altmark files $3M plans to convert commercial into 55-unit resi building in Mott Haven

Moshe Altmark’s Altmark Group, on June 7, filed plans for a $3 million project which aims to convert a 55,831-square-foot commercial building into a 55-unit residential building at 2447 Third Avenue in Mott Haven, the Bronx. The plans call for the change in use of the 55-foot tall, five-story building, and were filed with the New York City Department of Buildings under number X00530025. The…

Rivington Company files demo plans at Bushwick site with plans for 50-unit resi building

Rivington Company, on June 8, filed a permit application for the demolition of a building at 21 Garden Street in Bushwick, Brooklyn. The plans call for the demolition of a two-story building. The project is described in the filings as: full demolition of two-story building. On July 24 of last year, the developer filed a permit application for construction of a 50-unit, 46,015-square-foot residential building…

Google files plans for $10.6M single-floor rehab at 111 Eighth Avenue

Google, on June 8, filed plans for a $10.6 million rehabilitation of one floor of the 2.2-million-square-foot building they own at 111 Eighth Avenue in Chelsea, Manhattan. In December 2010, Google purchased the building for $1.77 billion. Prior to the acquisition, Google had leased space there. The plans call for a rehab of the sixth floor of the 205-foot tall, 17-story building, and were filed…

Durst finishes $14.7M fit-out for Nasdaq in Times Square

The Durst Organization, on June 9, formally completed a $14.7 million fit-out for Nasdaq at 151 West 42nd Street in Times Square. Nasdaq first announced they were moving their headquarters to the building in 2018. In 2019 they signed a lease for an additional 35,512 square feet of space, bringing their total leased space at the property to 180,000 square feet. The plans, pre-filed on…

Double U seeks zoning changes to build 215K sf commercial building in Greenpoint

The development firm Double U Realty is seeking zoning special permits to construct a 214,915-square-foot commercial and light industrial building at 29-41 Wythe Avenue in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Double U is led by Jay Weitzman and Michael Weitzman. The plans were disclosed in an application requesting zoning special permits. In total, a special permit pursuant to Zoning Resolution (ZR) § 74-962, to modify M1-2 FAR and…

$71M condo plan with 70 units submitted in LIC

A condominium plan for 70 residential units and two commercial units was submitted at 37-26 32nd Street in Long Island City, Queens. The condo is known as Eden Condominium, per the submission. The condo plan, CD210158, has a sellout price of $71.1 million with the New York State Attorney General. Zhongyin Lyu and Jianfei Chen are listed as the managing members. While no new building…

Gabby Sakaff files plans for 48-unit resi building in Sheepshead Bay

Gabby Sakaff, on June 7, filed a permit application for construction of a 48-unit, 32,571-square-foot residential building at 1515 Emmons Avenue in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn. The plans call for the construction of a 70-foot tall, eight-story residential building, and were filed with the New York City Department of Buildings under number B00500327. The development site spans five tax lots. The project is described in the…

May new building review: Turnbridge Equities, Rabsky Group, Aview Equities

By Atticus O’Brien-Pappalardo The combined square feet of all new building projects filed with the city’s Department of Buildings decreased last month, after spiking in April because of several significant hotel plans. The 2.3 million square feet in May was slightly lower than the monthly average of 2.6 million since the start of 2020. For the analysis, PincusCo used the total building square footage figures…

Douglaston Development permitted for 188-unit affordable mixed-use building in Tremont

Douglaston Development, on June 7, was given a permit for construction of a 188-unit, 108,957-square-foot mixed-use building at 2850 Webster Avenue in Tremont, the Bronx. Russell Lang filed the plans. Both new building and plumbing permits were issued. The developer received foundation permits in April. The plans, pre-filed on June 20, 2019, call for the construction of a 122-foot tall, 12-story mixed-use building. The project…

Plans filed for 23-unit resi building in Morrisania

Joe Wags, on June 7, filed a permit application for construction of a 23-unit, 10,141-square-foot residential building at 689 East 223rd Street in Morrisania, the Bronx. The plans call for the construction of a 50-foot tall, four-story residential building, and were filed with the New York City Department of Buildings under number X00528618. The development site spans two tax lots. The project is described in…

Kinsmen files demo plans for seven-building Nolita assemblage

Kinsmen Property Group, on June 7, filed seven permit applications for the demolition of seven buildings at 156 to 166 Bowery in Nolita. Kinsmen Property Group, a joint venture between Madison Group and State Building Group, purchased the properties in 2017 and 2018. At the time of the transaction, the developer stated there were no immediate plans for the site. In September of 2020, Real…

Extell files demo plans for three buildings at Yorkville site with no NB plans

Extell Development, on June 7, filed three permit applications for the demolition of three buildings at 1643, 1647, and 1649 First Avenue in Yorkville. According to a report from Yimby, the cumulative 5,625-square-foot site has 75 feet of street frontage. No new building plans have been filed yet, and it is not clear what the developer plans to do with the site once it is…

Permit for 20-unit resi building in Astoria

Nicholas Notias, on June 7, was given a permit for construction of a 20-unit, 15,638-square-foot residential building at 28-15 35th Street in Astoria, Queens. The permit issued was a plumbing permit. The developer received a new building permit on May 20. The plans, pre-filed on June 1, 2017, call for the construction of a 60-foot tall, six-story, residential building. The project is described in the…