21 Jun '12, 12am

Joint Venture to Develop Futuristic LEED Silver Hotel & Condos in Brooklyn Bridge Park: The city has selected...

Joint Venture to Develop Futuristic LEED Silver Hotel & Condos in Brooklyn Bridge Park: The city has selected...

T he city has selected a joint venture between Toll Brothers and Starwood to develop a 550,000-square-foot luxury hotel and condominium project in Brooklyn Bridge Park. Designed by Rogers Marvel Architects, the 10-story hotel and two 10- and 5-story condominium buildings will feature a stepped facade of stone and metal, green roofs, walkways to access the park and Furman Street, and will target at least a LEED Silver rating from USGBC. The 200-room hotel will carry Starwood’s four-star, environment-friendly 1 Hotel brand while the condos will be marketed under the Toll Brothers City Living brand. Overall, the development will total approximately 550,000 square feet, including nearly 16,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor restaurant space, 16,000 square feet of banquet and meeting space, over 2,000 square feet of retail space, a 6,000 square foot spa and fitness center an...

Full article: http://www.greenbuildingsnyc.com/2012/06/20/joint-venture...

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