At the intersection of Downtown Brooklyn and Fort Greene, the area around the Brooklyn Academy of Music has sparked a wave of new development. Among the many apartment towers, hotels, and other spaces on the way in the BAM Cultural District is 250 Ashland Place. Photographer Tectonic sent a few construction shots our way, showing that the 52-story apartment building by FXFOWLE is well underway, with a few stories aboveground already. Because it's located on a city-owned site, 282 of the 586 units there will be permanently affordable to low- and middle-income families.
Here's some previously reported background to serve as a reminder about this project:
Here's what it'll look like when complete: