Demolition underway at 11-12 44th Drive

Demolition is underway at 11-12 44th Drive for a former one-story building pursuant to a DOB permit that was approved in February.1 Plans were last reviewed, though not approved, for an 8-story mixed used building back in December. Here’s more information about the project courtesy of New York YIMBY.2 The project’s 49 apartments would be […]
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11-39 49th Avenue tops out

In September, we checked in at 11-39 49th Avenue and noted that construction reached the halfway point for Criterion Group’s 12-story rental project.1 When we stopped by last week, we saw that the building has topped out, as seen in the photo below. The building permit calls for 131,342 square feet of residential space and 512 square feet of […]
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Construction finishes for LIC Pilates at 12-17 Jackson Avenue as website goes live

Earlier in March, The Court Square Blog reported that LIC Pilates had set an opening date of April 4 at 12-17 Jackson Avenue.1 The website is now live and taking reservations for classes at LICPilates.com. There was also a new photo posted to the LIC Pilates Facebook page showing that construction had completed in the studio, as […]
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Construction moving along quickly at 27-26 Jackson Avenue, future home of ‘Sapps’

Construction is moving along quickly at 27-26 Jackson Avenue, future home of Japanese eatery “Sapps.”1 The project is being done by Shih Lee and Eric Lehrer, and Lehrer was kind enough to share photos of the updated construction inside the space. As you can see in the photos below, the space pays tribute to the […]
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Signage appears for ‘The Forge’ at 27-27 44th Drive

We last stopped by at 27-27 44th Drive a/k/a 44-26 Purves Street in December when façade work was just wrapping up.1 That part of construction has now finished, and on-site signage has appeared on site featuring its website, RentTheForge.com. According to the website, delivery is expected in summer, 2017. Here are more details on the site […]
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