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560 7th Avenue

Air Rights Assembled For 29-Story, 238-Key Hotel At 560 7th Avenue, Midtown

Soho Properties, MHP Real Estate Services and Hampshire Hotels Group have closed on the purchase of 19,772 square feet of air rights for their planned 29-story, 384-foot mixed-use commercial building at 560 7th Avenue, in Midtown (at 40th Street), according to Commercial Observer. A 238-key Dream Hotel is planned, which will also feature retail space on the ground & second floor, and restaurants on the third floor and cellar level. Stonehill & Taylor Architects is designing, and demolition of the existing six-story building is expected to commence by the end of this year.


719 7th Avenue

SL Green Planning New Four-Story Retail Building at 719 7th Avenue Near Times Square

SL Green Realty has filed applications for a four-story, 6,020 square-foot commercial building — rising 57 feet tall — at 719 7th Avenue, in Midtown’s Theater District. The job description states the building will be solely for retail, and will feature signage above the roof. TPG Architecture is designing, and the existing three-story building was approved for demolition back in December.






120 West 41st Street

Revealed: 120 West 41st Street

Work is beginning on a new hotel at 120 West 41st Street, one of several new developments rising on 41st Street. Permits indicate the structure will stand 26 floors and 257 feet, and contain a…

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400 West 42nd Street

Revealed: 400 West 42nd Street

Demolition is complete at 400 West 42nd Street, and renderings of the new development are now online, via the New York Immigration Fund. Designed by Handel Architects, the tower will be an unfortunate addition to…

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