News | July 10, 2017

UA Builders Group Breaks Ground On Propco Holdings' Bronx Project At 915 Dawson Street

Residential Building Continues the Redevelopment Trend in the Area - 915 Dawson Street Offers 29 Apartments, Parking, and Various Amenities

New York /PRNewswire/ - UA Builders Group, a privately held national construction firm headquartered in NYC, announced today it has broken ground on Propco Holdings' latest development project located at 915 Dawson Street in The Bronx.

The 23,301 SF residential complex will add 29 apartments to the Bronx neighborhood. In addition to parking space and ample indoor bicycle storage, the eight-story building will house a fitness center and recreation area. The building is in the southern half of The Bronx, two miles from iconic Yankee Stadium, and the building's Dawson Street location runs adjacent to the large Rainey Park public space. "Our work with Propco Holdings and Badaly & Badaly Architects continues to flourish, as we develop projects throughout the New York metropolitan area," said Albert Gjonbalaj, CEO of UA Builders Group. "The Dawson Street project furthers the ongoing revitalization of the South Bronx, and will provide the area with a new multi-family residential building with desirable modern amenities. As always, we're utilizing our entire range of services for this project, including Building Information Modeling, MEP engineering, pre-fabrication and trade coordination."

Project details:

  • Address: 915 Dawson St., Bronx, NY 10459
  • Lot size: 23,301 sq. feet
  • Floors: 8
  • Number of apartments: 29

"We've selected UA Builders Group for a number of our projects, and are confident in their technical and organizational expertise in creating this fantastic Dawson St. opportunity," said Alfred Popaj, Asset Manager at Propco Holdings. "Redevelopment of the Bronx continues at a rapid pace and we're excited to provide the neighborhood with a smartly-designed and well-constructed building.."

UA Builders Group occupies the intersection of design technology and progressive construction. The firm extensively utilizes Building Information Modeling (BIM), a tool used to create 3D building computer models that accurately display all the building components and systems. BIM technology condenses project schedules and reduces costs by optimizing coordination among all disciplines, while increasing efficiency and communication.

UA Builders Group is constructing several other ground-up developments for Propco Holdings in NYC, including 1081 Tiffany St.,764 E 152ndSt., and 2061-2064 Ryer Avenue

About UA Builders Group:
Founded in 2004, UA Builders Group has become a leader in the construction industry by building quality projects and generating interest and excitement for its valued clients. The 200+ person organization offers a complete range of BIM-enabled Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) services that include: site selection analysis, architectural design, MEP engineering, general contracting and on-site, comprehensive construction management. The company also provides long-term green building solutions that focus on sustainably-built construction projects. Visit www.uabuildersgroup.com for more information.

About Propco Holdings:
Propco Holdings is among the leading private sector firms in the ownership, management and development of residential and commercial real estate across the New York metropolitan area, Chicago and other markets. The firm is a fully integrated, highly diversified industry leader with expertise in every aspect of development, acquisitions, management, finance, marketing and sales. Propco Holdings owns and operates a premier portfolio of high quality developments valued at over $60 million. With offices in NYC, Propco Holdings manages an operating portfolio that includes residential, affordable and workforce apartments, commercial, retail and mixed-use developments.

SOURCE: UA Builders Group

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