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NYC Officials Join with MacQuesten at Groundbreaking for Van Sinderen Plaza, a New 155,000 SF Mixed-Use Complex in East New York Section of Brooklyn
Two-Building Complex to Feature 130 Affordable Rental Units Plus Retail and Community Space
BROOKLYN, N.Y. (October 2016) – New York City officials joined with MacQuesten Development, LLC on October 13th to celebrate the groundbreaking for Van Sinderen Plaza, an exciting new project that will transform two vacant lots into a mixed-use complex featuring high-quality affordable rental apartments and retail space in the East New York section of Brooklyn.
The 155,000-square-foot complex will include 130 affordable rental apartments and more than 20,000 square feet of retail and community space. Located at 679 Van Sinderen Avenue and New Lots Avenue, the two-building complex is receiving funding from the New York City Housing Development Corporation (HDC) and the New York City Department of Housing Preservation & Development (HPD) through Mayor Bill de Blasio’s Housing New York: a Five-Borough, Ten-Year Plan. MacQuesten is also partnering with East Brooklyn Housing Development Corporation (EBHDC), a not-for-profit, and Best Development Group LLC, an affordable housing consultant and development company.
“The development of Van Sinderen Plaza will contribute to the revival of the East New York neighborhood by providing high-end, affordable housing units and expansive retail and community space that will benefit all Brooklyn residents. I would like to thank the City of New York, Borough of Brooklyn, HDC, HPD, EBHDC, Best Development Group and Community Board 5 for their leadership and support in helping us advance the housing needs of East New York,” said Rella Fogliano, Read More →Read More