606 West 57th Street

Brooklyn, Manhattan, New Jersey, Queens, Rentals

Rental Offers: This week’s roundup of NYC rental news

By Annie Doge, Sat, November 10, 2018

Images (L to R): The Max, Quinn, and 2222 Jackson Avenue

  • Hello Albemarle in Flatbush: Loft-inspired rentals with direct elevator access from $2,475/month [LINK]
  • 2222 Jackson Avenue in LIC: Stylish rentals with balconies from $2,262/month [LINK]
  • Quinn at Paulus Hook in Jersey City: Grand layouts and big city views from $2,750/month [LINK]
  • The Max at 606 West 57th Street: Brand new rentals with heavenly amenities from $3,160/month [LINK]
  • The Buchanan in Midtown East: Renovated no-fee prewar rentals from $2,756/month [LINK]
  • 1068 Fulton Street in Clinton Hill: Sleek one-bedrooms from $2,800/month [LINK]
  • 14-01 Broadway in Astoria; New family-sized rentals from $2,538/month [LINK]


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Brooklyn, CityRealty, Manhattan, New Jersey, Queens, Rentals

FREE RENT: This week’s roundup of NYC rental news

By Ondel Hylton, Sat, May 12, 2018

Images (L to R): Hoyt + Horn, Court House Apartments, Hello Lenox and 606W57

  • Hoyt & Horn in Downtown Brooklyn Offers Up to 4 Months Free on a 25-Month Lease [link]
  • Boerum Hill’s Court House Apartments Offers 1 Month Free on New 13-Month Leases [link]
  • Hello Lenox is Now Renting; No Fee Apartments in Prospect Lefferts Gardens has 2-Beds Under $3K [link]
  • TF Cornerstone Launches Rentals at 606W57 and Finalizes Plans for New 28,000 SF Mural [link]
  • Shiny Upper East Side Rental Gets Name, The Alyn + Leasing Website [link]
  • A Different Tune on the Bowery: Croman Converts Former Amato Opera House into Luxury Rentals from $10,995/Mo. [link]
  • First Look Inside Alta LIC Residences, Anticipating Move-In Day of June 1st [link]

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Featured Story

Features, Hell's Kitchen, NYC Guides

Hell’s Kitchen used to be a no-go zone. It was a gritty section of New York City with dangerous gang warfare and violent streets. Although West Side Story does not have any specific references (aside from its title), the plot, which was based on fractured race relations, was the story of Hell’s Kitchen pre-1990s–minus all the singing and dancing.

But Tyler Whitman, a Triplemint broker and a proud Hell’s Kitchen resident, says there is actually quite a bit of singing that still goes on today. The ‘hood retains some grit, in a charming New York way, but it is a genuine residential neighborhood in the midst of big changes, as new buildings and businesses spring up every day. But unlike a lot of other up-and-coming neighborhoods, Hell’s Kitchen has flown rather under the radar, with many New Yorkers still believing it’s an extension of Midtown or a stopover spot for dinner. Ahead, we break down why those in the know are moving to Hell’s Kitchen and all the amenities it has to offer for people to stay awhile.

To hell and back!

Brooklyn, CityRealty, Manhattan, New Jersey, Queens

FREE RENT: This week’s roundup of NYC rental news

By Ondel Hylton, Sat, April 14, 2018

Images (L to R): 606W57, One Hudson Yards, 70 Columbus and View 34

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Bronx, Brooklyn, CityRealty, Manhattan, New Jersey, Queens, Rentals

FREE RENT: This week’s roundup of NYC rental news

By Ondel Hylton, Sat, February 10, 2018

Images (L to R): 606W57, The Delmar, Aurora and 88 Leonard Street

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affordable housing, housing lotteries, Major Developments, Midtown West

The lottery for TF Cornerstone’s massive building at 606 West 57th Street officially launched on Tuesday, offering 258 mixed-income rentals in the brand new 42-story tower. Designed by Arquitectonica, the rental, dubbed 606W57, boasts a unique, boxy design and will hold over 1,000 apartments. It sits near other West Side architectural standouts like the pyramid-shaped, Bjarke Ingels-designed Via57 West, as well as the Helena. Qualifying New Yorkers earning 40, 60 and 120 percent of the area median income can apply for units ranging from a $613/month studio to a $2,902/month three-bedroom.

Find out if you qualify

Construction Update, Design, Major Developments, Midtown West, Rentals

606 West 57th Street, TF Cornerstone, West 57th

Construction progress as of mid-October, via CityRealty

In May 2012, TF Cornerstone (TFC) entered a 99-year ground lease for the building’s site that spans nearly a full city block and measures 63,000 square feet. Now topped out and fully skinned, the massive rental at 606 West 57th Street has a less flashy appearance than renderings previously hinted, but still features an impressively imposing, boxy design, as CityRealty reported. Designed by Arquitectonica, the 42-story, 1.2 million-square-foot building will contain a whopping 1,028 apartments. It joins other West Side gems like the Helena and the pyramid-shaped, Bjarke Ingels-designed Via57 West.

See it here

Architecture, Construction Update, Midtown West

606 West 57th Street, TF Cornerstone, Hudson River, Pyramid, Arquitectonica, Bjarke Ingels, Construction, NYC rentals

Site excavation continues on TF Cornerstone‘s (TFC) mammoth 42-story rental development at 606 West 57th Street between Eleventh Avenue and the West Side Highway.

Midtown’s 57th Street has become synonymous with superlative titles, with the tallest, the thinnest, most expensive, and, arguably, some of the most exciting high-rises the city has seen in decades. At the far west end of the two-mile thoroughfare, TFC has joined in on the megalomania with a 1,028-unit, 1.2 million-square-foot rental building that will become the second largest apartment building in the city after Moinian‘s SKY project a few blocks south.

More details ahead

Real Estate Wire

  • Republicans have a new plan to cut taxes for the top 0.2 percent. [Washington Post]
  • Is another building on the way for the South Street Seaport? [TRD]
  • Renderings revealed for a huge, blocky glass building coming to 57th Street. [Curbed]
  • Our favorite April Fools story today: Kanye West and Kim Kardashian buy entire NYC micro-apartment building to turn it into an “urban mega-mansion.” [Inhabitat NYC]
  • City disapproves ODA’s initial design for a new rental building in Bushwick at the former Rheingold Brewery site that includes a sloping, zig-zagging green roof. [TRD]
  • Downtown Brooklyn’s real estate boom is leading to major overcrowding in local public schools. [BK Mag]

Images: 606 West 57th Street via TF Cornerstone (L); Kim and Kanye (R)

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