07/22/14 11:30am

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The developer of the Union Hotel in Gowanus, Alec Shtromandel, is planning a four-story hotel at 489 Baltic Street between Bond and Nevins, just over the border with Gowanus in Boerum Hill. BuzzBuzzHome first spotted the new building applications for the 34-unit, 9,968-square-foot hotel. (more…)

07/21/14 10:00am

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Hello Living developer Eli Karp has filed permits to build a 23-story building at 1580 Nostrand Avenue in East Flatbush, The Real Deal and New York YIMBY reported Friday. This development will be Hello Living’s fourth in the neighborhood, joining projects at 651 New York Avenue, 271 Lenox Road and 2415 Albemarle Road. The mixed-use tower between Albemarle Road and Tilden Avenue will house 153 units across 128,856 square feet of residential space, along with 44,690 square feet of community space on the first two floors.  (more…)

07/21/14 9:30am

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We stumbled across some interior renderings for these nearly complete condos across the street from Green-Wood Cemetery. The five-story development at 233 34th Street will have 18 units spread across 15,021 square feet, according to new building permits. Amenities include nine off-street parking spaces, nine bike storage spots and a roof deck. A sign on the door calls them the “233 Greenwood Condominiums” and says they’ll be finished this summer. (more…)


A percentage of the huge and hotly debated Rheingold Brewery development site in Bushwick has just sold for $11,250,000, according to public records. The collection of nearly 50 commercial properties includes the former brewery at 930 Flushing, as well as a long list of small adjacent commercial properties on Stanwix Street, Melrose Street, Monteith Street, and Flushing and Bushwick avenues. The buyer is RP Acquisitions LLC, which we’re guessing is an arm of Read Property, the developer that already owns the site. The deed transfers 12.5 percent of the property to this LLC, which explains the low sale price.  (more…)

07/16/14 9:30am

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We spotted this schematic on the fence at the church at 1010 Bedford Avenue, where work has restarted to convert the building to apartments. The former Evangelical Church will become six stories and house 36 apartments, according to alteration permits reissued in December. (more…)

07/15/14 9:30am

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We found this schematic on the fence at the corner of Leonard Street and Montrose Avenue in East Williamsburg, where a five-story building is rising. The apartment building at 73 Montrose will have 40 units spread across 29,731 square feet of residential space, in addition to 2,762 square feet of community space occupied by medical offices, according to new building permits(more…)

07/14/14 9:30am

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Alloy Development’s Dumbo townhouses are taking shape at the corner of Pearl and Water Streets. Each of the five row houses will be 18 feet wide, five stories high and include four bedrooms and three baths spread across 15,000 square feet. The town homes at 55-57 Pearl Street will share a ductile concrete facade with wood on the ground floor, which was designed to fit into Dumbo’s industrial landscape. (more…)

07/11/14 10:00am


new-building permit has been filed for the site of the planned Ace Hotel at 61 Bond Street, pictured above, in Downtown Brooklyn, as New York YIMBY first reported. The 13-story tower will feature 285 rooms distributed across 156,984 square feet, as well as a coffee shop, ground floor retail, radio station, restaurant, fitness center and event spaces. (more…)

07/10/14 11:30am

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Developer ASH NYC is planning to transform the former Dannenhofer’s Opalescent Glassworks on Himrod Street in Bushwick into a 70,000-square-foot mixed-use development. Wyckoff Heights dug up the renderings for the project at 330 Himrod Street, between Wyckoff and Irving, which will have 80 apartments and retail.


07/08/14 10:00am

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The seven-story, 210-unit development going up at the corner of Manhattan and Clay Streets in Greenpoint is getting windows and a brick facade. Construction began last spring on the building at 1133 Manhattan Avenue, which will be half market rate and half affordable housing. (more…)