Inside the American Copper Buildings, NYC’s ‘new skyline icon’

Less than two years after construction began on the American Copper Buildings in Kips Bay, JDS Development Group and SHoP Architects offered a first glimpse of the luxury apartments for rent inside these “bendy” copper-clad towers. The residences’ sleek interiors are outfitted with oak floors, marble counters, Miele appliances, and elegant modern baths, and are…

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JDS reveals interior and courtyard views of SHoP-designed American Copper Buildings

Newly released images of the SHoP Architects-designed American Copper Buildings from JDS Development Group reveal ultraluxe interiors that complement the two towers’ gleaming copper façade. The light-filled residences are outfitted with custom light fixtures, oak floors, open kitchens with Miele appliances, marble-accented baths, and floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the city. Residents will also enjoy an elegant…

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Rising high: starchitect-designed residential towers

JDS Development Group is set to bring Brooklyn its very first skyscraper at the site of the former Dime Savings Bank at 9 DeKalb. The NYC real estate developers have joined forces once more with SHoP Architects to create the slender, bronze-encased tower, which will soar 1,066 feet and house 500 residences upon its anticipated…

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Gentrilennials strike Brooklyn’s gritty Fourth Avenue

Fourth Avenue is quickly taking its place among Brooklyn's most sought-after thoroughfares, a recent sea change brought about by a wave of new high-end residential developments and the many retail, dining, and entertainment venues that now line the street. JDS Development Group's Baltic has been a driving force behind this neighborhood's evolution from industrial to…

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A Richard Meier Building. In Black.

East Side residential real estate is booming with the construction of several new luxury residential towers, including the American Copper Buildings from JDS Development Group. In a neighborhood where developers continue to court high-end residents, the two gleaming towers along the East River are setting themselves apart from the competition with the unique copper cladding…

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Living the Dream

JDS Development Group is giving Chelsea a dash of impeccable Art Deco flair via its latest development, The Fitzroy. The boutique condo recalls the glamour of Jazz Age architecture in New York City, complete with a façade crafted from green terra-cotta tiles and copper window frames. Husband and wife design team Robin Standefer and Stephen…

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Everything Old Is New Again

After decades of glass and steel structures dominating the skyline, top NYC real estate developers are drawing inspiration from the past to create the buildings of the future. Designed by Roman and Williams, The Fitzroy—JDS Development Group’s latest West Chelsea condominium—evokes classic Manhattan landmarks like the Woolworth Building and Alwyn Court through its Art Deco-inspired…

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