More than a year after breaking ground, the 36-story luxury condo on the former site of Brooklyn Public Library’s Brooklyn Heights branch has reached a third of its future height.
The developers of the Bedford-Union Armory in Crown Heights have filed plans for a second rental building at the site.
It will have 88 rental apartments, and 20 percent of them will be affordable.
After years of controversy, the New York City Economic Development Corp. Tuesday filed plans to redevelop the Bedford Union Armory in Crown Heights with a higher proportion of affordable housing than previous plans.
Construction is in the early stages, with workers digging and putting up foundation walls when Brownstoner stopped by Monday.
One of Brooklyn's most controversial developments, the Pierhouse condos and 1 Hotel in Brooklyn Bridge Park, is almost done and is ready for its closeup.
Pierhouse and 1Hotel in Brooklyn Bridge Park are starting to look close to finished on the outside. The scaffolding has come down and much of the facade has emerged.
The iconic Lower East Side eatery Russ & Daughters has announced it will be expanding to Brooklyn as the anchor of the Brooklyn Navy Yard‘s new public food court.