1709 Surf Avenue

Client BFC Partners, L+M Development Partners, and Taconic Investment Partners
Location New York City, NY
Status Under Construction

1709 Surf Avenue is a 100% affordable residential development composed of a mix of low- and mid-rise buildings.

1709 Surf Avenue in Coney Island, Brooklyn, is a new fully affordable 446-unit residential building that spans an entire city block. The multi-building development includes a mix of low-rise and mid-rise buildings. The low-rise volumes - 3-stories, 5-stories, and 7-stories - present a variegated street front and help with a sense of scale. These are clad in red brick, accented with blue metal panels that break the volumes into smaller components. Mid-rise buildings along West 19th and West 20th are a mix beige and blue-tinted brick, creating a striking pattern and visual interest.