Nordstrom Tower’s Core Rises Above Street Level At 217 West 57th Street

217 West 57th Street217 West 57th Street, image via ILNY

Earlier this September, YIMBY broke news that Extell’s 99-story Nordstrom Tower lost its spire and will rise 1,550 feet to the parapet, and today, the building is on the rise at 217 West 57th Street, per Curbed. Since YIMBY’s last construction update in July, significant progress has been made. The tower’s concrete core is currently above street level, and the rest of the building is slowly rising out of the pit. Nordstrom will occupy a significant chunk of the building’s base, and the 1.3-million square-foot tower is expected to be finished by 2019.

217 West 57th Street

217 West 57th Street, image by ILNY

Nordstrom Tower

Nordstrom Tower’s latest look, sans spire

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