- HOUSE39 Launches Leasing; New Curving Glass Tower Offers Two Months Free of Early Occupancy [link]
- Teaser Site Launches for Newly-Dubbed Hudson Yards Rental, ‘Henry Hall’ [link]
- Listings Debut at Hub with One Month Free; Apartments in Brooklyn’s Tallest Tower from $2,450/Month [link]
- FiDi’s 180 Water Street Announces March Opening; Now Leasing No Fee Rentals + One Month Free [link]
- Special Offers Through February 28th at 45 Wall Street in the Financial District; Studios from $2,655/Month [link]
- Two Months of Free Rent + More Offers at Midtown West’s 455W37; Studios Starting from $2,650/Month [link]
- Grand Opening of Theater House, Murray Hill Rentals Priced from $3,200/Month [link]
- One Month Free at LIC High-Rise with Rooftop Health Club, Glass Enclosed Heated Pool [link]
- One Month of Free Rent at The Fairmont; Upper East Side Living on East 75th Street in Lenox Hill [link]
- Clinton Hill’s 105 Grand Avenue Offering One Month Free With 14-Month Leases [link]
- April Occupancy Announced for Karim Rashid’s East Harlem Rental; Listings Hit Market from $2,500/Month [link]
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- More Amenities Unveiled at Extell’s Midtown Rental 555Ten; Leasing Continues with Free Rent Offer [link]
- Stonehenge Offering Two Months Free + $1,000 Security Deposits at 101W15 in Chelsea [link]
- Long Island City’s 1QPS Tower Launches Leasing with Two Months Free; Studios from $1,989/Month [link]
- 100 West 143rd Street Offering One Month of Free Rent on Newly Renovated Residences [link]
- Lauded Rental High-Rise in Long Island City Offers Two Months of Free Rent + $1,000 Deposits [link]
- One Month Free with One Year Leases at The Lucerne on the Upper East Side [link]
- New Karl Fisher Rental Opens in Greenpoint; 544 on the Park Kicks Off Leasing with Half-Month’s Free Rent [link]
- Williamsburg’s Bright & Cheery 34 Berry Street Offering One Month of Free Rent [link]
- Special Rental Offers at 140 Riverside Boulevard Apartments on the Upper West Side [link]
- Co-Living Rental ‘Common Baltic‘ Makes its Debut, Offers Leases with One Month of Free Rent [link]
- An Astounding Four Months of Free Rent with Two-Year Leases at Brooklyn Rental, The Williams [link]
- Live in Downtown Art Deco High Rise with Two Months of Free Rent; Studios Starting from $2,775 [link]
- Hoboken Rental, The Rivington, Offers New Renters Up to Two Months of Free Rent [link]
- 976 Fulton Street in Clinton Hill Debuts, Offers Renters One Month Free [link]
- Two Months of Free Rent at Park West Village, Only One Block from Central Park [link]
- Park Towers South on Columbus Circle Offering One Month of Free Rent or One Month OP [link]
- Sutton Place High-Rise Re-Introduced as Oriana, Sets March 2017 Leasing Launch with Two Months Free [link]
- Grand Opening of Five-Story Rental Building on Newel Street in Greenpoint [link]
- Select Units at 21 Chelsea Offer One Month Free + $500 Security Deposits [link]
- Free Rent at 40-Story Waterfront Residence in Williamsburg; Studios Starting From $2,829/Month [link]
- 70 Pine Offering One Month Free + One Month Owner Paid Commission; Studios to Three-Bedrooms + Two Full Floors of Amenities [link]
- 21 West End Avenue Now Leasing with Two or Three Months Free on All Listings; Studios from $2,950/Month [link]
- Leasing Launches at Newly Constructed Astoria Rental, The Academy [link]
- No Security Deposit + One Month Free for Full-Floor Apartments on Lower East Side [link]
- Glenwood Offering Free Rent at Lincoln Square High-Rise, Hawthorn Park [link]
- One Month Free on All Units at Luxury High Rise LINC LIC; Studios from $2,395 [link]
- Now 95% Leased, 180 Franklin Avenue in Clinton Hill Offers Two Months Free on Remaining Units [link]
- Newly Renovated Rentals in Two Bridges Leasing with Two Months Free; One-Bedrooms Starting from $1,947/Month [link]
- Industrial-Inspired Apartments with Two Months of Free Rent at Halo LIC [link]
- High Rise Rental ‘Jersey City Urby‘ Announces February Opening, 713-Foot-Building is Now Second Tallest in the State [link]
- Waterfront Living at DUMBO’s 60 Water Street; Now Offering Two Months Free with 16-Month Leases [link]
- Midtown East Rental ‘Stonehenge 58‘ Offers Two Months Free + $1,000 Security Deposits [link]
- One Month Free on Select Listings at Brooklyn Heights Rental 172 Montague Street [link]
- Midtown Rental Skyscraper ‘Tower 31‘ Offering One Month Free or One Month OP on Select Leases [link]
- Leasing Launches at 531 Myrtle Avenue; First to Open for New Clinton Hill Rental Duo ‘Myrtle & Steuben’ [link]
- Month of Free Rent at The Giovanni, 81 Fleet Place in Downtown Brooklyn [link]
- SLCE-Designed Downtown High Rise, The Lara, Offering One Month Free on Select Units [link]
- Two Months Free at EOS, 47-Story NoMad Rental with Modern Residences + Top Tier Amenities [link]
- Live in the Heart of the Theater District at 420 West 42nd Street, Now Leasing with 1.5 Months of Free Rent [link]
- One Month Free with New Leases at The Grand Tier in Lincoln Center [link]
- Inspired Rentals at Leonard Pointe in Williamsburg Offering One Month of Free Rent [link]
- Clinton Hill’s 535 Classon Avenue Offering Two Months Free [link]
- One Month Free on Select Units at Clinton Hill’s 163 Washington Avenue [link]
- Grand Opening of Crown Heights Rental at 505 Saint Marks Avenue [link]
- Prism at Park Avenue South is Offering Renters Locked-In Rates for Two Years [link]
- Bedstuy’s 818 Lexington Avenue Now Offering No-Fee Rentals and Two Months Free on Select Leases [link]
- Renovated Apartments on West 30th Street Near Hudson Yards Offering One Month Free [link]
- Free Rent & Special Offers at Spencer Street Apartments in Bed-Stuy [link]
- Name Revealed for New Clinton Hill Rental, Leasing Site Launched for 5-Story ‘Myrtle & Steuben‘ [link]
- Stonehenge 57, Midtown East High-Rise in Sutton Place, Offering One Month Free [link]
- Soaring 507 West Chelsea Opens, Launches No-Fee Leasing with Two Months Free [link]
- Grand Opening of Sleek Bushwick Rental at 1513 Gates Ave; Two-Bedrooms Priced from $2,530/Mo. [link]
- One Month of Free Rent at the James Marquis on West 90th Street [link]
- Two Months Free + $1000 Security Deposits at The Olivia on West 33rd Street [link]
- Lincoln Center’s 48-Story Rental, The Encore, Offering Up to Three Months Free [link]
- Timeless 365 West End Avenue with Massive 4+ Bedroom Apartments Leasing with One Month Free [link]
- The Eugene, Midtown’s Tallest Rental Skyscraper, Gears Up for Early 2017 Leasing [link]
- Grand Opening: Leasing Begins at 681 Franklin in Crown Heights [link]
- Grand Opening: Leasing Begins on No Fee Bed-Stuy Apartments at 766 Lafayette Avenue [link]
- One Month Free on Select Units at Brodsky’s Midtown West High-Rise, One Columbus Place [link]
- One Month Free on Select Units at East Harlem’s Eco-Friendly Rental, Tapestry [link]
- Two Months Free on Newly Renovated Apartments in Brooklyn Heights [link]
- Hallet’s Cove, Boutique Astoria Rental, Offers No-Fee Apartments with One Month Free [link]
- No-Fee Rentals Launch with One Month Free at New Bed-Stuy Rental ‘The Dekalb‘ [link]
- Stately Prewar Tower in Morningside Heights Leasing with Two Months Free + $1,000 Security Deposits [link]
- Have Stunning City & Waterfront Views from 200 Water Street, Now Leasing with One Month Free [link]
- At Epicenter of Upper East Side, High-Rise Rental ‘The Colorado‘ Offering Up to Three Months Free [link]
- LIC’s Tower 28 to Begin Leasing in March with Units Priced from $1,900/Mo., See new Renderings and Model Interior Photos [link]
- Grand Opening: Leasing Launches with One Month Free at Historic Townhouse Conversion in Bed-Stuy [link]
- Midtown West’s Mercedes House with 80,000+ Square Feet of Amenities Now Offering Two Months Free on Select Leases [link]
- Up to Two Months of Free Rent at Murray Hill’s The Frontier [link]
- Two Months Free with 18-Month Leases at Battery Park City’s Gateway Rentals [link]
- Brodsky Offering Up to Three Months Free at City Tower in Downtown Brooklyn [link]
- First Month Free at Yorkville Rental, 85 East End Avenue [link]
- Williamsburg’s 50 North 5th Street: 15,000 Square Feet of Amenities + One Month of Free Rent [link]
- Charming Cobble Hill Rental Offering One Month Free on 12-Month Leases [link]
- Two Months Free at Stonehenge 86, Prewar Rental Near Museum Mile [link]
Since being released last month, Marvel’s “Doctor Strange” has grossed over $635 million worldwide, centering on the alternate dimension of an egotistical surgeon turned wizard, played by Benedict Cumberbatch. A few key scenes are filmed in Dr. Stephen Strange’s spectacular Flatiron loft; the fictional abode would lie just west of Broadway and directly south of the Flatiron Building on 23rd Street. Coincidentally, a palatial and similarly-situated residence has just been released at Gale International‘s boutique condominium development 21W20. The full-floor unit, known as Penthouse One, boasts 4,841 square feet of interior space and 541 square feet of outdoor terraces and is just one of two remaining homes at the 13-unit project comprised of four penthouses designed by Beyer Blinder Belle.
Apply for 195 affordable units in Long Island City’s glitzy new rental tower The Hayden, from $913/month, Tue, November 22, 2016
Current view of construction via 6sqft
Rockrose Development‘s newest Long Island City rental The Hayden commenced its affordable housing lottery earlier this November. As first reported by Court Square Blog, the massive 50-story, 924-unit, amenity-filled complex at 43-25 Hunter Street will deliver 195 below-market units to the western Queens neighborhood when it opens sometime in 2017. The subsidized units are earmarked for households who earn no more than 60 percent of the area median income, and according to the building’s official lottery webpage, range from $913/month studios to $1,183/month two-bedrooms.
William Macklowe Company’s 22-story 21 East 12th Street (21E12) is poised to become the tallest ground-up condominium building in Greenwich Village upon completion in 2018. The development at the southwest corner of University Place and East 12th Street replaces the Bowlmor Lanes garage building, which, due to its height and incongruent massing, ruffled the feathers of watchful neighbors and community organizations. Nevertheless, the squat, five-story structure has been razed, and site excavation is well underway for New York’s maiden of modernism, Annabelle Selldorf‘s, square, cast-stone tower.
Soo K. Chan, founder of Singapore-based firm SCDA Architects, says “good architecture should move the human spirit.” The practice’s first New York development, a ground-up condominium named Soori High Line at 522 West 29th Street, certainly elicits a high degree of “wow,” conveyed through its soaring 19-foot ceilings, equally tall windows, private heated swimming pools, and living room fireplaces. The $70 million project is a joint venture between Siras Development and Soo Chan’s real estate arm Oriel. 6sqft took a tour of the still-under-construction building, where it was clear that even in its raw unfinished state, the opulence of Soori’s homes is already undeniable.
Earlier this year, sales launched at The NOMA, a 55-unit ground-up condominium developed by Alchemy Properties and designed by Daniel Kaplan of FXFowle Architects. The 24-story building is distinguished by a gray-brick skin and ribbons of gridded windows that pay homage the area’s industrious roots. The “neo-Bauhaus” exterior references the older loft buildings from the early 19th century, the clean lines of the Bauhaus movement, and the massing of the parade of newer residential towers that have cropped up along Sixth Avenue in Nomad.
Now that the 2016 Rio Olympics have come to a close, we can’t help but think what an incredible 17 days it would have been if they were here in New York City (logistical concerns aside). The city came closest in 2004 when it was chosen by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) as one of the five finalists to host the 2012 Olympics. London, Paris, Moscow and Madrid were the other four. Splashy renderings planted 27 venues across all five boroughs, New Jersey and Long Island, but the winning, and perhaps most eye-catching, proposal was the Olympic Village in Long Island City’s Hunter’s Point South by Thom Mayne’s Morphosis.
Back in 2007, a run-of-the-mill row of three- to four-story walk-up buildings bounded by Willoughby, Bridge and Duffield Streets was ordered to vacate to make way for a soaring mixed-use skyscraper developed by AvalonBay Communities. Without warning, shopkeepers were given between 30 and 120 days to clear out or face court eviction, evidence of the impact of gentrification on Downtown Brooklyn. The district’s 2004 rezoning sparked the development of thousands of new apartments (6,400 in the pipeline according to our latest count) and is finally getting a dusting of office space too.
Now, after an arduous, decade-long journey of assembling an 11-parcel site, clearing and excavating it, and throwing up nearly one million square feet into the air, Avalon has finally finished construction and has kicked off leasing of the building’s upper collection of homes called Avalon Willoughby Square.
It’s been 14 years since Enrique Norten‘s ship-like design was chosen to sail upon a triangular site in an ambitious arts district planned for the area around the Brooklyn Academy of Music. Initially proposed as an eight-story glass building to house the Brooklyn Library for the Visual and Performing Arts, the project was altered to a mixed-use high-rise when Two Trees Management was brought onboard during the economic downturn in 2008.
Now officially known as 300 Ashland Place, the slab-shaped tower is a silvery 32-story icon that architecture critic Carter Horsley praises as a “gleaming, but mysterious steed” in the emerging Downtown Brooklyn skyline. It will house a smattering of public uses in addition to 379 apartments above. Earlier this July, leasing began on the 300 market-rate apartments that go for roughly $2,850/month for studios, $3,600/month for one-bedrooms and $5,750/month for two-bedrooms. And now, a housing lottery has launched for the 76 affordable units that include $889/month studios, $949/month one-bedrooms, and $1,087/month two-bedrooms.
“Avid church and factory convertor” Yoel Werzberger and Watermark Capital Group are building a 19-story, 230-foot residential building in the heart of Williamsburg at 321 Wythe Avenue, reports CityRealty.com, and it’ll be the tallest tower in the neighborhood not along its waterfront.
The site was formerly a parking lot and single-story church owned by the Parish of Saints Peter and Paul Roman Catholic Church, who also owns an acre of property on the block between Wythe and Berry Streets. The struggling church entered a long-term lease deal with Watermark last year that will allow them to erect a residential tower while making payments to the Parish that begin at $2.1 annually.
At the crossroads of Fort Greene, Downtown Brooklyn, and the BAM Cultural District, The Ashland rises. Next Tuesday, July 19, the 53-story, 586-unit tower will open its leasing office to prospective renters interested in its one-, two- and three-bedroom no-fee apartments, priced from $2,600/month for studios to $7,500/month for three-bedrooms. Previously, 282 apartments went online through the city’s affordable housing lottery.
To coincide with the grand opening, the Gotham Organization-developed and managed building has also launched its full website, providing us a bundle of new renderings of the exterior, the apartments, and the 17,000-square-foot marketplace that will open along its ground floor.
In February, 6qft reported that Ironstate Development was forging ahead with plans to build a nine-floor, 46,000-square-foot office and community facility building at 363 Lafayette Street in Noho. The long-vacant parcel sits adjacent to the live/work studio of artist Chuck Close at 20 Bond Street. In 2008, he filed a lawsuit against the previous owner to prevent the construction of an office building that would’ve blocked his loft building’s natural light, which he argued the artists depend on.
Squarely sited in the recently extended Noho Historic District, the Morris Adjmi-led design came before the Landmark’s yesterday aiming to compel the commission on the aesthetic soundness of their proposal. Ultimately the LPC decided to table the design and asked Adjmi to return with modifications.
Here’s your rare opportunity to purchase a NYC condominium in an upscale building for a fraction of market-rate prices. The developers of Clinton Hill‘s under-construction condo Waverly Brooklyn are now accepting applications for 11 subsidized homes priced as low as $156,444. Qualified applicants have a chance to purchase the deal of a lifetime with studio, one- and two-bedroom homes priced 86-percent below the neighborhood’s market-rate medians. The condos are available to households earning between $32,617 to $48,923.