10-Story, 14-Unit Mixed-Use Project The Fitzroy Tops Out at 514 West 24th Street, Chelsea

In construction news, the beautiful Chelsea condo The Fitzroy has topped out at 10 stories. The new art deco-inspired building from residential real estate developer JDS Development Group and architects Roman and Williams features just 14 residences. Soon the character and sophistication of the green terra-cotta façade (with copper-clad oak windows) will be matched by the generous interior dimensions and gorgeous classic finishes of these exclusive condos: from the Fior di Pesco marble countertops and Waterworks R.W. Atlas fixtures in the custom kitchens to the copper soaking tubs and radiant-heat floors in the baths.

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Façade Installation Underway At 11-Story Baltic Park Slope At 613 Baltic Street

Construction is underway on the façade of JDS Development Group’s new condo development: Baltic in Park Slope. The NYC real estate developers enlisted VOA Associates to create the unique white-brick and glass exterior for the 11-story residential tower, which topped out in the summer of 2016. Upon completion, Baltic will introduce 43 luxury residences to the neighborhood, in addition to more than 3,000 square feet of retail space. Baltic’s resident amenities include a fitness center, landscaped garden, private lounge, and a rooftop terrace and cinema.

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11-Story, 44-Unit Mixed-Use Condo Project Rises To Fifth Floor At 613 Baltic Street, Park Slope

Construction is underway at Baltic, Park Slope’s newest luxury condo and retail development. With convenient access to booming Downtown Brooklyn, the JDS Development Group project is expected to open in 2017, and sales of two- and three-bedroom apartments have already begun. The building will feature plentiful amenities for residents, including a fitness center, landscaped gardens and terraces, a roof deck complete with grills and dining areas, bike storage and car garage, and a private movie theater.

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Landmarks Approves Changes To Dime Savings Bank, Paving Way For Brooklyn’s Tallest Tower At 340 Flatbush Avenue Extension

The Landmarks Preservation Commission, on Tuesday, issued a decision that paves the way for construction of Brooklyn’s new tallest tower, which will be located at 340 Flatbush Avenue Extension, on the same block as Junior’s.   Existing conditions at Dime Savings Bank, 9 DeKalb Avenue   The commission approved changes to the former Dime Savings […]

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LPC Chair, Top Architects Review NYC’s Adaptive Reuse Projects

A recent meeting led by the Landmarks Preservation Commission focused on the successes of the New York City landmarks law over the past 50 years. The law, which focuses on adaptive reuse, promotes historic preservation and has approved numerous successful rejuvenations including the 1925 Steinway Hall building currently being integrated into a supertall residential tower by JDS Development Group. The New York City real estate developers are building the skyscraper in true New York fashion, with the structure’s slenderness breaking records, rising up from the historic landmark at its foundation.

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Construction To Begin On The Fitzroy At 514 West 24th Street, Chelsea

Now that the permits have been approved, construction on The Fitzroy in West Chelsea is set to begin. A partnership between JDS Development Group and Largo Investments, the 10-story building will soon boast 14 luxury condominium residences designed by Cooper Hewitt National Design Award-winning firm Roman and Williams. Ideally located steps from the High Line on 24th Street, The Fitzroy will feature residences ranging in size from two to five bedrooms, with retail space occupying its ground floor.

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