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Building Occupied by Woodside Law Firm to be Demolished, Apartments Planned

45-29 47th St. (Photo: Queens Post)

July 1, 2019 By Christian Murray

A building that has housed a law firm on 47th Street in Woodside for many years has been sold and development plans are in the works.

The building, located at 45-29 47th St. , has been occupied by the law firm Leavitt & Kerson for decades. The property was sold last year and demolition permits to bulldoze the brick building were filed June 4.

Marc Crawford Leavitt, a partner in the law firm, sold the property on Nov. 2 to Armaan Holdings, a New Hyde Park-company, for $2.4 million, according to City records.

Development plans were filed June 17 for a six-story building, containing 10 units and ground floor retail.

The plan was not approved by the Department of Buildings on June 20. New plans have yet to be filed.

45-29 45th Street (City Planning)

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5 Comments

A.Bundy

what rock have you been living under? a semi-detached house easily goes for over 1.5 million or more in sunnyside. 2 million is a bargain for a detached house. did you not bother to check streeteasy for prices before you posted?

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gaggag

Good.

That whole section of 47th was a bit blighted even though it was in the central business area. The ground floor retail is a welcomed change.

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