790 Lafayette Ave Brooklyn, NY
This new residential development is located on a through lot in the Bedford-Stuyvesant area of Brooklyn. The building is located on a property that is over 100’ wide, and maintains a connection to the brownstone buildings which make up the architectural fabric of this neighborhood.
The building is designed to provide a plethora of amenities to the residents of the building, while meeting a strict budget to maintain the affordability of the units. There is bicycle parking provided on site for the residents, a communal laundry room, and an extensive backyard with areas for passive recreation. Sustainable elements also include energy saving equipment, a green roof, and an efficient boiler and PTACs within the units to provide both heating and cooling.
Client/Owner: Bridge Street Development
Description: Affordable Family Rental Building
Year completed: 2012
Size/number of units: 23 DU