Foundation work underway at Academy of American Studies at 28-04 41st Avenue

Foundation work is underway at Academy of American Studies located at 28-04 41st Avenue. A four-story school is slated to rise in the former parking lot of Newcomers High School. We last visited the site in April when construction was in the excavation stage.1 The project is slated to complete in September, 2021. A rendering […]
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Façade work complete at 43-12 Hunter Street

In March, we checked in at Rockrose’s newest Court Square project at 43-12 Hunter Street and saw that façade work was halfway complete.1 When we stopped by last week, we saw that façade work is completely finished, as seen in the photo below. Permits approved in December 2017 call for an 18-story mixed-use build back […]
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Yumpling to open at 49-11 Vernon Boulevard

Yumpling, a Taiwanese food truck, will open its first brick and mortar location at 49-11 Vernon Boulevard, its owners wrote in an email to The Court Square Blog. The restaurant is aiming for a soft open in either the fall or early wintertime. Yumpling began in 2016 at the LIC Flea, and features award winning […]
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Demolition complete at 23-20 Jackson Avenue

In July, we stopped by 23-20 Jackson Avenue and saw that demolition had started at the former home of Prime Time Transportation, an 83,000 square foot mixed-use office/retail space.1 A demolition permit was filed with the Department of Buildings back in March, and recently, construction crews knocked down the whole building, as seen in the […]
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Rendering appears at 45-57 Davis Street as work begins

We last checked in on 45-57 Davis Street last August when construction crews had demolished a one-story building.1 When we stopped by last week, we saw that a rendering had appeared on site, and that excavation had started, as seen in the photos below. Developer Solomon Feder is planning a mixed-use building on site that […]
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