Rendering appears at 27-19 44th Drive

A rendering has appeared at the former site of LIC Auto Repair on 44-12 Purves Street a/k/a 27-19 44th Drive. Demolition on the site finished in September.1 Work is expected to begin shortly, and signage on site says the project will be called “The Watermark” with an anticipated delivery date of summer of 2017. According to permits […]
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Demolition wraps at 27-19 44th Drive

Demolition has wrapped at the former site of LIC Auto Repair on 44-12 Purves Street a/k/a 27-19 44th Drive.1 In one of the more unique situations in construction, half of the LIC Auto Repair shop on the Purves Street side has been preserved, while the 44th Drive side of the building has been completely knocked down. According […]
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Foundation work underway at 27-21 44th Drive

In June, we spotted a rendering on 27-21 44th Drive after permits were approved by the DOB on April 15.1 Since then, construction crews have started foundation work on the site, and, as seen in photos below, steel beams are rising from the ground. The Department of Buildings permits call for a 26-story residential tower with 104,354 square feet of […]
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Demolition underway at 27-19 44th Drive as construction permits are approved

In April, we posted that a construction fence was up at the former site of LIC Auto Repair on 44-12 Purves Street a/k/a 27-19 44th Drive.1 Demolition has now begun on the building facing 44th Drive, pursuant to a DOB permit approved on April 24.2 The Department of Buildings approved work for the 27-story build on May […]
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Scaffolding up at former site of LIC Auto Repair at 27-19 44th Drive

In January, we posted that the former site of LIC Auto Repair had closed on 44-12 Purves Street a/k/a 27-19 44th Drive, with the owner moving operations to Glendale.1 Work is now beginning on the site, with scaffolding erected late last week on the site. According to the DOB Permits, an application for demolition was […]
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