BY SÍLE MOLONEY
1677 Townsend Avenue in Tremont, Bronx.
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According to YIMBY, building applications have been filed for a seven-story residential building on 1677 Townsend Avenue in the Tremont section of the Bronx.
The 3,333-square-foot lot is located between Walton and Jerome Avenues, near the 174-175th Streets subway station, which is served by the B and D trains, and the Mt. Eden Avenue subway station, which is served by the train 4 is served.
Yaakov Lefkowitz from Lefko Capital Group is named as the owner of the applications.
The planned 74 foot development will add 23,173 square feet of living space. The building will have 35 residential units, with rents likely based on average living space of 662 square meters. The steel structure is also built with a basement, but without additional parking spaces.
Boaz M. Golani Architect is listed as an architect.
Demolition permits were submitted last month for a two-story commercial building on the site. An expected completion date has not yet been announced.