Brick Underground

Note to Queens, the Bronx and Staten Island

Developers are transforming the architectural landscape of the entire city, re-sculpting its skyline. But while some boroughs may be more headline-grabbing than others, there's no denying that interesting and possibly more affordable residential projects with enticing amenities are cropping up everywhere. Our round-up continues with new construction and conversions all over the increasingly buzzy Queens and the Bronx, as well as Staten Island.

2222 Jackson
An 11-story, 175-unit rental building in Long Island City with studios and one- to three-bedrooms, many with terraces. The building features a lounge, library space, gym, indoor pool, landscaped courtyard and roof-deck.
Address: 22-22 Jackson Avenue
Price range: $2,450/ month to more than $6,100/ month
Opening: Leasing starts April 2016
Developer/brokerage: Jeffrey Gershon; Triumph Property Group