First TownePlace Suites under development in Brooklyn

Raj Bhagia's RJ Hospitality is asking for $37 million to develop the first TownePlace Suites in Gowanus, Brooklyn.

The 113-key hotel at 561-567 President St. near Fourth Avenue is part of Marriott’s extended-stay brand and is slated for a late 2016 opening.

​The five-story, nearly 52,500-square-foot property will also hold 28 parking spaces. Raymond Chan is the architect of record

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There are more than 230 TownePlace Suites locations in the U.S. Four of them are in New York state – two in Albany, one in Cheektowaga and one in Farmingdale.

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