Architects: SHoP and Ismael Leyva Architects; Program: Residential; Location: Long Island City, New York, NY; Completion: 2015.
At Hunters Point South, the two buildings that comprise the first phase have topped out and await the installation of the exterior envelope. A total of 925 affordable apartments will be provided by the 37 and 32 story towers, designed by SHoP and Ismael Leyva Architects. Both towers should achieve LEED Silver and Enterprise Green Communities certification. Initial occupancy should begin in 2014 with final completion by 2015.