Queens West Development, Stage IV


Long Island City, NY


Client: The Weitzman Group, Inc.

Owner: Queens West Development Corporation (QWDC)

Contract Duration: 2004-2006

Service Provided: Cost Management: cost estimating


ELLANA served as an independent cost consultant to the QWDC as part of the real estate/architects/cost consulting team. Our services included cost evaluations for the various alternatives of the 34-acre mixed-use development on what had been formerly proposed as an Olympic site. Seven parcels consisting of residential, cultural, institutional, retail, commercial, and parking use have been evaluated for market demand, constructibility, and most effective cost. The project included extensive site development, open amphitheater, pedestrian plazas and promenades.