Rendering appears at 27-21 44th Drive

In May, construction crews began excavation work on 27-21 44th Drive after permits were approved by the DOB on April 15.1 Work has continued on the site, and now a rendering has appeared for the future residential tower, as seen in the second photo below. The Department of Buildings permits call for a 26-story residential tower with 104,354 square feet of […]
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Chain link fence erected at 44-18 Purves Street lot

Recently, construction crews put up a chain link fence at 44-18 Purves Street pursuant to a permit that was approved in April, 2014.1 It’s the only activity we’ve seen on the lot since crews began rodent abatement last summer.2 The lot was purchased by Silvercup Properties in 2014 for $21,085,841 according to Queens Brownstoner,3 and will likely […]
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Demolition permit filed at 27-21 44th Drive site

Back in late fall of 2013, Brookfield Financial Real Estate Group announced it was accepting bids for their 27-21 44th Drive development site with the asking price of around $23.5 million.1 We were walking by over the weekend when we saw signs for rodent abatement peppering the building (as seen below). A check of the […]
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Activity seen at 44-18 Purves Street lot

Purves Street is one of the most active blocks in New York City, notwithstanding 44-18 Purves Street. The lot immediately next to LIC Auto Repair has not been active in quite some time, that is, until June 24, when we saw construction crews placing rodent abatement on the site. So far, a construction fence is […]
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