Construction to Begin in New Rochelle on $120 Million Apartment Building

New Rochelle’s plan to build up its downtown fits a pattern seen throughout the tri-state area where developers have focused in recent years on building apartment buildings in suburbs and smaller cities close to mass transit that can take people into Midtown Manhattan, said Chris Jones, chief planner for the Regional Plan Association, an urban research and advocacy group. “That kind of came to a halt when the housing bubble hit in 2008,” Mr. Jones said. “They are starting to come back online now.”

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