Rabbi Eli Cohen of the Crown Heights Jewish Community Council said Yeshiva principals have met with the operator to discuss ways that they will be able to schedule time for their students to use the fields and pool that will be part of the Bedford-Union Armory redevelopment.
Congratulations to Beach Green Dunes, a Passive House multifamily building in Far Rockaway, Queens, for being named to the HIVE 50 List. Beach Green Dunes received the honor for “making Passive House attainable to low-income, special needs, and workforce households, to secure them resilient access to energy and safety resources in coastal urban areas.”
The project by developer BFC Partners and the New York City Economic Development Corporation will include 415 rental, over half of which will be below market-rate.
Greenpoint Landing will occupy 22 acres of the East River waterfront and feature over 5,500 apartments, a new school, public parks and walkways.
Congratulations to Handel Architects for receiving a Design Award for Sendero Verde, a sustainable affordable housing development in East Harlem.
The Peninsula is a mixed-use development that will include 740 units of affordable housing.
Ground has broken on Greenpoint Landing, which will feature two towers that the American Institute of New York describes as “like two dancers … simultaneously lean[ing] into and away from one another.”
The first building of the Lambert House redevelopment financed through New York City’s Housing Development Corporation (HDC) and Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) Extremely Low & Low-Income Affordability (ELLA) programs and the Department of City Planning’s Mandatory Inclusionary Housing program.
Greenpoint Landing will include 745 units, 30 percent of which will be affordable.
The $300 million project involves New York City’s Economic Development Corporation (EDC), Housing Development Corporation (HDC), the Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD), and the Mutual Housing Association of New York (MHANY).
“City and Elected Officials Join Pennrose, Riseboro Community Partnership and Project Partners to Break Ground on 218 Units of Affordable Housing in East New York”
50 Penn is financed under New York City’s Housing Development Corporation (HDC) and Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) Extremely Low & Low-Income Affordability (ELLA) programs.
Hirschen Singer & Epstein LLP’s recognition as a Phipps Community Builder stems from the firm’s commitment for over 50 years as a mission-driven real estate law firm, including substantial work with Phipps Houses. HSE was represented at the Phipps Community Builder Awards Dinner by HSE partners Russell A. Kivler and Oliver G. Chase.
“MHANY Management, Inc. and the Baptist Church of the Redeemer Team Up to Build 76 Affordable Residential Units and a Church in Flatbush, Brooklyn”
MHANY Management, Inc. and the Baptist Church of the Redeemer are partnering on a nine-story multi-use building at 1921 Cortelyou Road that will include a new church facility and 76 affordable residential apartments.
“Officials Celebrate Groundbreaking Ceremony for 159 Affordable Housing Apartments for Seniors in Jamaica, Queens”
Northeastern Towers Annex is being financed through New York City’s Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) Senior Affordable Rental Apartments (SARA) Program and the Housing Development Corporation (HDC)’s Extremely Low and Low-Income (ELLA) Program.
The center will be named in honor of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s aide Carey Gabay, who was killed by a stray bullet in 2015.
The Bedford-Union Armory redevelopment project will include nearly 400 rentals, 250 of which will be affordable apartments.
The funding was provided by the New York City Housing Development Corporation (HDC).
Walton House is a supportive housing residence for veterans and young adults and the first supportive housing development to open under New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s NYC 15/15 Initiative.
Brooklyn senior housing development Jarka Hall was developed with assistance from the United States Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) and New York City’s Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) and Housing Development Corporation (HDC).
The firm received a Build Award for the dedication of its leadership and staff to affordable housing development.
La Central, a 1.1 million square foot mixed-income development, was financed under New York City’s Housing Development Corporation (HDC) and Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) Extremely Low & Low-Income Affordability (ELLA) programs.