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Two Penn Plaza, courtesy of Vornado Realty Trust

Cushman & Wakefield Appointed Leasing Agent For PENN 2 Office Tower In Midtown, Manhattan

Vornado Realty Trust has announced a major step in the revitalization of its Penn District campus with the appointment of Cushman & Wakefield as the exclusive leasing agent for PENN 2, a 1.8-million-square-foot office tower undergoing renovations at Two Penn Plaza in Midtown, Manhattan. The partnership aims to position PENN 2 as a premier destination for leading companies in the heart of Manhattan’s Westside.

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350 West 44th Street’s Exterior Progresses in Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan

Construction has topped out on 350 West 44th Street, a seven-story residential building in Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan. Designed by Z Architecture and developed by Yevgeniy Lvovskiy of ZHL Group under the 350 West 44th LLC, the 66-foot-tall structure will span 31,497 square feet and yield 29 condominium units with an average scope of 964 square feet, as well as 3,518 square feet of commercial space, a cellar level, and a 30-foot-long rear yard. YM Pro Corp. is the general contractor for the property, which is located on an interior lot between Eighth and Ninth Avenues, directly south of McCaffrey Playground.

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ODA’s 126 East 57th Street Begins Ascent in Midtown, Manhattan

Construction is rising on 126 East 57th Street, a 28-story residential building on Billionaires’ Row in Midtown East, Manhattan. Designed by ODA Architecture and developed by MRR Development under the MRR 1326 LLC, the 346-foot-tall structure will yield 147 condominium units with an average scope of 1,156 square feet, as well as 5,000 square feet of lower-level retail space. WSP USA is the engineer and Plaza Construction is the general contractor for the property, which is being constructed on an L-shaped parcel at the corner of East 56th Street and Lexington Avenue, with a narrow extension to East 57th Street.

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125 West 57th Street’s Glass Façade Begins Installation in Midtown, Manhattan

Construction is rising on 125 West 57th Street, a 26-story commercial building on Billionaires’ Row in MidtownManhattan. Designed by FXCollaborative and developed by Alchemy-ABR Investment Partners and Cain International, the 440-foot-tall structure will span 260,000 square feet and yield 185,000 square feet of Class A office space, 7,000 square feet of retail space, and a new home for the Calvary Baptist Church, which has operated on the site since 1883 and sold the property to the developers for $150 million in 2017. Leading Builders Group is the general contractor for the project, which is located on an interior lot between Sixth and Seventh Avenues between Christian de Portzamparc‘s One57 and SHoP Architects111 West 57th Street.

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JPMorgan Chase’s Supertall Nears its Pinnacle at 270 Park Avenue in Midtown East, Manhattan

The tallest building on our year-end construction countdown is JPMorgan Chase‘s 1,388-foot supertall headquarters at 270 Park Avenue in Midtown East. Designed by Lord Norman Foster of Foster + Partners with Adamsom Associates as the architect of record and developed by Tishman Speyer, the 60-story skyscraper will yield 2.5 million square feet of office space with a capacity of 15,000 employees, and will become the tallest structure in New York completely powered by hydroelectric energy. AECOM Tishman is the general contractor for the full-block property, which is bound by East 48th Street to the north, East 47th Street to the south, Park Avenue to the east, and Madison Avenue to the west.

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