Yonkers, a well-known suburb of New York, is home to a major shopping district on Getty Square and recreational attractions such as the Tibbetts Brook Park and the Hudson River Museum.
If you own a commercial property in this area or are looking to bring your business to this bustling city, here is a list of the best commercial contractors in Yonkers who can help you with your building needs. These builders have decades of experience building for diverse markets across the state, from retail outlets to restaurants to large mixed-use projects.
Prime Construction Management, LLC
941 McLean Avenue, Suite 299, Yonkers, NY 10704
Principal Michael Kelly brings over a decade of construction experience to Prime Construction Management, a firm that builds both residential and commercial projects throughout the tri-state area. The company has worked on high-end corporate offices and restaurants, as well as non-profit agency build-outs and New York City Park exteriors. Some of the firm’s clients include AT&T and Bryant Park.
Gold-framed accent lights illuminate the cozy neutral interior of the Empire Hotel Rooftop Bar. The firm built the 6,000-square-foot space to extend to a brighter covered deck area with views of New York City through glazed windows. Diners can choose from a variety of lounge areas in the indoor dining space, bigger functions can take advantage of the long couches out on the spacious terrace area. Leather stools also offer comfortable seats to enjoy a drink or two along the quartz-top bar.
161 Saw Mill River Road, Suite 204, Yonkers, NY 10701
Veggie burger joint Lekka Burger’s Lower Manhattan store sports a quirky boho look, with teal and orange accents accompanying the wooden tables and white brick walls. Long couch seats and intimate booths surround the bar seating area. A long table for bigger groups sits in front of a large mural picturing the signature burger right smack in the middle of nature. The bright colors continue in the walls and fixtures of the restroom.
The restaurant was built by Yonkers-based firm PA Builders, which has been serving New York since 2010. PA Builders’ team of in-house construction professionals has built strong relationships with its network of architects, engineers, and subcontractors, allowing it to create dynamic spaces for the commercial, retail, food service, and hospitality markets time and time again. Its roster of clients includes Reebok, Adidas, and Momofuku.
Aurora Contractors, Inc.
100 Raynor Avenue, Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
The 105,445-square-foot glass-paneled Neiman Marcus store at Roosevelt Field Mall in Garden City is the first and only Neiman Marcus store on Long Island. Aside from the luxury brand spaces, there’s also a cafe on the second floor that overlooks the hand-blown crystals on the curtain wall. It was also built to accommodate expansion into a three-story structure.
Neiman Marcus praised the professionalism and quality workmanship of Aurora Contractors, to whom it awarded the $32,000,000 contract for this construction project. The family-owned firm has brought the same work ethic to the other projects it has undertaken throughout the New York metropolitan area since it was founded by 40-year industry veteran Frank Vero, Sr. in 1986. CEO Frank Vero, Jr. joined the team as a carpenter in 1995 and rose through the ranks to become superintendent then project manager. He did all that while completing his Construction Management degree from the New York Institute of Technology, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. He currently serves on the Building Board of Governors for the Associated General Contractors of New York State. Alongside him, President Anthony Vero has overseen the construction of over $600 million worth of the firm’s high-profile and complex projects for clients such as FedEx and Hilton.
March Associates Construction, Inc.
601 Hamburg Turnpike, Suite 300, Wayne, NJ 07470
A modern office suited for Fortune 500 tenants, 300 Lafayette Street is a 90,000-square-foot landmark building in SoHo, Manhattan. The structure includes two below-grade levels and seven above-grade floors. Retail spaces occupy the lower levels, while greenery lines the perimeter of each floor beyond the floor-to-ceiling windows, with a large garden terrace at the top. March Associates Construction completed the core and shell of this concrete, post-tensioned superstructure over a duration of two years.
President Louis March, Jr. established March Associates Construction in 2003 and continues to pay close attention to detail and deliver excellent customer service through every aspect of the business. He previously worked for a large New York City construction firm after earning his Construction Management degree from the University of Cincinnati. He has since managed many of the firm’s high-profile projects, such as Current on River, a 280,000-square-foot luxury apartment complex in Hackensack, New Jersey, and Hampton/Hilton Hotel, a 450,000-square-foot dual-brand business travel hotel in Teaneck, New Jersey. Working alongside him is Vice President Todd Laubach, a graduate of Bucknell University who has led numerous projects, such as the 428,000-square-foot Terminal Logistics Center, the first multi-story warehouse and distribution center on the east coast, and Carraway Luxury Apartments by Toll Brothers, a 530,000-square-foot luxury residential complex in Harrison. Both project executives lead the team as they continue to build throughout New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and beyond. Learn more about them at marchassociates.com
REDCOM Design & Construction
433 North Avenue East, Westfield, NJ 07090
Greg Redington represents the second generation of leadership at REDCOM Design & Construction, which his father founded in 1982. Earning his Civil Engineering degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, along with a minor in Architecture, Redington has been in the industry since 1988 and joined the firm in 1992 as a project manager. Under his leadership, the firm has grown and handled increasingly complex projects, including independent schools, automobile dealerships, industrial flex buildings, warehouses, laboratory buildings, trucking facilities, and childcare centers.
REDCOM built the 7,586-square-foot Honda pre-owned car dealership in Yonkers. Window walls showcase the cars behind meeting tables across the high-ceiling single-story pre-engineered building. There are more meeting rooms towards the back of the display area, as well as a drive-in basement. REDCOM also worked on the paved customer parking space around the structure. Aside from Honda, the firm has also built many other dealerships for Audi, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, Jaguar, Porsche, and Toyota. Learn more about their work at www.redcomllc.com.