Real estate roundup: Alternate Silvercup expansion renderings, city approves shaming landlords, Court Square permits filed


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

Rendering courtesy of LEESER Architecture

The expansion of Long Island City’s Silvercup Studios to include Silvercup West, a mixed-use extension of the famed production studio, hasn’t been a dormant project after all; in fact, LEESER Architecture has been busy creating a plan as an alternate to the originally-proposed Richard Rogers design. [Curbed]

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New eco-friendly The Pearson Court Square in LIC starts to lease


| aaltamirano@queenscourier.com

Images Courtesy of Pete Thompson

Long Island City real estate is heating up this summer with another rental building hitting the market.

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Court Square complex worth the long wait


| smosco@queenscourier.com

After years of confusing transfers and subpar facilities, a subway complex in Long Island City received a long overdue facelift. Community leaders joined MTA officials in marking the expansion of the new Court Square Subway Station Complex. The project links the G line station at Long Island City-Court Square with Court Square Station on the […]

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Court Square complex worth the long wait


| smosco@queenscourier.com

After years of confusing transfers and subpar facilities, a subway complex in Long Island City received a long overdue facelift. Community leaders joined MTA officials in marking the expansion of the new Court Square Subway Station Complex. The project links the G line station at Long Island City-Court Square with Court Square Station on the […]

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Court Square complex worth the long wait


| smosco@queenscourier.com

After years of confusing transfers and subpar facilities, a subway complex in Long Island City received a long overdue facelift. Community leaders joined MTA officials in marking the expansion of the new Court Square Subway Station Complex. The project links the G line station at Long Island City-Court Square with Court Square Station on the […]

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Shulman Backs Ending G Line Service At Court Square


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By late summer the MTA expects to complete the 1,500-foot connector linking the 21st St. Queensbridge station to the Queens Blvd. line. The tunnel is intended to allow an increase in Manhattan-Queens subway service.   "The only part of the MTAs 63rd St. tunnel plan that I take issue with is not having V-line service […]

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Real estate roundup: 5Pointz moves to new demolition phase, 22-unit mixed-use building proposed for Astoria


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

File photo

“Demolition has moved into a new phase at 45-46 Davis Street, the former home of 5Pointz. The last time we checked in, construction crews had erected fences on Davis and Crane Street. More recently, they put up the scaffolding on the Jackson Avenue side, shown in the first photo.”

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Real estate roundup: Tour of TWA Flight Center before transformation, two new Korean eateries coming to Astoria


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

Photo courtesy of Evan P. Cordes

“The TWA Flight Center opened its doors as part of this year’s Open House New York weekend, and some visitors were even decked out in their vintage TWA attire.”

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