TOPIC: Midtown – Manhattan
Bow down to your new 1,428-foot-tall overlord at 111 West 57th Street
The 1,428-foot-tall project by JDS and PMG will have just 60 units, priced from $14 million.
Joyce Chen March 30, 2015
Chetrit Group’s Sony Building conversion will boast a $150 million penthouse
The 37-story tower between 55th and 56th streets will have 96 condos, for a total sellout of $1.8 billion.
Joyce Chen February 18, 2015
citizenM Hotel New York near Times Square opens its doors
Located at 218 West 50th Street, the 230-room property is the first citizenM hotel in the US.
Joyce Chen April 25, 2014
Cassa Hotel and Residences merges three penthouses into one $50 million spread
The five-bedroom, 8,263-square-foot home spans three and a half floors.
Joyce Chen March 20, 2014
Development refresh for Lincoln Property’s 12-18 West 55th Street?
The Dallas-based firm bought the property in 2005, and it announced plans for a condo-hotel tower in 2006.
February 4, 2014
More stories, maybe apartments for The Manhattan at Times Square Hotel
The proposal would add 23 stories and 121 residential units to the building.
January 22, 2014
Mystery high-rise: New Cetra/Ruddy-designed Midtown tower
The 59-story mixed-use development will have about 426 apartments.
January 16, 2014
Parking lot near Madison Square Garden up for huge-development grabs
The parcel could be combined with adjacent buildings to become a mega-site for a 200,000-square-foot project.
Joyce Chen December 12, 2013
Getting deeper into Elad Group’s 22 Central Park South
The seven-unit landmarked building is next to the famed Plaza Hotel.
Joyce Chen November 20, 2013
Sales launch for 22 Central Park South by Elad Group
Every residence has living room views of Central Park, along with a full-wall bookcase surrounding a decorative fireplace.
Joyce Chen October 28, 2013
JDS Development buys Steinway Hall at 109 West 57th Street for $46M
Making sweet music: Steinway Musical Instruments is selling Steinway Hall to JDS Development Group for about $46 million. The 247,000-square-foot, 16-story building at 109 West...
March 26, 2013
Sparkling quartet: floorplans, renderings for Starwood’s Baccarat Hotel and Residences
We’ve been spoiled rotten by the glamorous renderings for SOM-designed Baccarat Hotel and Residences, which started sales last week, and we’ve brought you floorplans and...
March 11, 2013
Crystal chandeliers for everyone: Baccarat Hotel and Residences launches sales
Sales at SOM-designed Baccarat Hotel and Residences officially kicked off today, with prices ranging from $3.5 million to $60 million for apartments measuring 1,000 to 7,400...
March 5, 2013
Crystal clear: A first look at Baccarat Hotel and Residences’ $60M penthouse
We’re pretty gobsmacked (glass-smacked?) by these new renderings for Baccarat Hotel and Residences, the glittering, SOM-designed condo project by Tribeca Associates LLC and Starwood Capital....
February 27, 2013
Extell taps Burj Khalifa architect for 1,550-foot-tall Nordstrom tower on 57th Street
Go tall or go home: Extell has picked the designers of the Burj Khalifa for a mixed-use 1,550-foot-high tower planned for 225 W. 57th Street,...
December 17, 2012
Eat it, 432 Park Ave: NYC’s new tallest skyscraper at 225 W. 57th St to rise 1,550 feet
Get ready for New York’s tallest act yet. Gary Barnett, the developer behind the 1,005-foot-tall One57, is planning an even more towering tower down the...
November 28, 2012
One57 crane wrap-up: streets reopened, but residents without power
Midtown residents living near the collapsed, now-secured One57 crane are now permitted to go home, but might find themselves without power when they do. Workers...
November 5, 2012
Someone stop that boom: Donald Trump alleges One57 crane was not tied down
Boom goes the Donald: the crane that crumpled at One57 was not properly secured, real estate mogul and international pot-stirrer Donald Trump alleges. “I know...
October 30, 2012
UPDATED: One57 crane partly collapses, dangling precariously over W. 57th Street
8:00 p.m. UPDATE: Crews in Midtown are waiting until Hurricane Sandy passes before they attempt to secure the broken crane at One57, which will entail a...
Joyce Chen October 29, 2012
The One57 promo video will knock your cufflinks off
Forget Skyfall: the relentlessly glamorous, high-stunting extravaganza we need to see ASAP is the two-minute-long One57 film for prospective moneybags buyers in the development’s sales...
October 18, 2012
Norman Foster to design landmark Midtown tower at 425 Park Avenue
Norman Foster, the Pritzker Prize-winning British architect behind Hearst Tower, has been chosen to design a block-long ofice tower at 425 Park Avenue. Foster’s firm, Foster...
October 3, 2012
Helmsley Park Lane Hotel converting upper floors to residential
The Helmsley Park Lane Hotel on Central Park South is converting its upper floors to residential units, according to Department of Buildings permits. Floors 18...
September 24, 2012
A trio of new renderings for One57
Hot stuff: World of Architecture has uncovered three new renderings for One57. At 90 stories and 1,005 feet tall, Extell Development’s most buzz-worthy tower won’t...
September 4, 2012