Fifth & Wythe

55 North 5th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11249

Property Type:

Affordable, Commercial, Market-Rate

Number of Units:

164

Property Size:

144,229 SF

Architect(s):

GF55

Fifth & Wythe, or 149 Kent Avenue, is a seven-story, mixed-use building with housing, parking and retail on site. Upon completion in 2016, the site includes approximately 50,000 square feet of parking, 18,000 square feet of ground floor retail, and approximately 163 residential rental units.The full-service building offers a full amenity package including a landscaped courtyard and a stunning roof deck.

Muji, the Japanese household goods store, is the latest tenant to sign on at 149 Kent Avenue The store will anchor the building’s 8,000 SF space, will be its fifth location in NYC, and its first venture into Brooklyn. Other tenants include GoHealth, an urgent care center, Dry Bar, and Dime Savings Bank is expected to open in Fall 2017.

Award

Big Apple Brownfield Award: Innovation Award

The 2017 Big Apple Brownfield Award for Innovation is presented to 149 Kent Avenue.


News

The Plan: Inside Muji’s First Store in Brooklyn

Japanese variety goods retailer Muji opened its first Brooklyn store at Fifth & Wythe in Williamsburg last Friday, the retailer’s seventh store in New York City since launching in Soho a decade ago.

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Japanese Retailer Muji Signs 10-Year Lease in Williamsburg

Japanese retailer, Muji, is coming to Fifth & Wythe.

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Affordable Housing Property Leads Revitalization Of Brooklyn Waterfront

Palmer's Dock, an affordable housing development on Brooklyn's Greenpoint-Williamsburg waterfront was the first affordable housing property developed in Williamsburg under New York City's Inclusionary Housing Program (IHP).

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