42-20 27th Street rises four floors

The last time we checked in at 42-22 27th Street a/k/a 42-20 27th Street, former site of the Korea Times, was in February, when construction had just started reaching over the fence.1 When we stopped by last week, we saw that construction has risen approximately four floors, as seen in the photo below. Permits, first spotted […]
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Rendering appears at 42-59 Crescent Street as construction begins

A hotel is coming to 42-59 Crescent Street. Permits were approved in April by the Department of Buildings for a nine-story, 83 unit building with 22,080 square feet of commercial space at an FAR of 5.00. We were walking by the site last week when we noticed a new rendering for the site, as seen below. April […]
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Pantry Eatery at 24-20 Jackson Avenue to offer ‘seasonal, healthy and wholesome food’

Pantry Eatery, located a 24-20 Jackson Avenue, will offer “seasonal, healthy and wholesome food,” said restaurateur Nicole Lapsatis in an email to The Court Square Blog. “With a farm-to-counter flare, we want our customers to feel good about what they’re eating, and promise to offer dishes that will do just that,” Lapsatis said. “Our menu will […]
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42-10 27th Street rises above construction fence

We last checked in on 42-10 27th Street back in April, when construction crews were just wrapping up foundation work.1 When we walked by last week, we saw that construction has finally risen above the fence, as seen in the photo below. The lot is the future home of a 110-unit, 18-story building with 81,424 square feet […]
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