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Old Posted Apr 10, 2017, 1:54 PM
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It s sad to see the height reduced in one venderbilt tower
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Old Posted Apr 10, 2017, 2:23 PM
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It s sad to see the height reduced in one venderbilt tower
While we lost a 100', considering its bulk (ESB bulk essentially) and that its essentially 432 Park height to the spire, I don't think we will really cry over the height reduction. Once we see how much a shorter, yet bulky tower like 30 Hudson stands out, a difference of 100' will be the last thing to worry about.

We still have plenty of towers to look forward to. Just check the front page of this super tall compilation to find out.
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Old Posted Apr 10, 2017, 7:39 PM
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While we lost a 100', considering its bulk (ESB bulk essentially) and that its essentially 432 Park height to the spire, I don't think we will really cry over the height reduction. Once we see how much a shorter, yet bulky tower like 30 Hudson stands out, a difference of 100' will be the last thing to worry about.

We still have plenty of towers to look forward to. Just check the front page of this super tall compilation to find out.
i prefer to see the height on the sipre at 1514ft
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Old Posted Apr 11, 2017, 12:19 PM
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i prefer to see the height on the sipre at 1514ft
We all would, but any tower approaching ~1,300ft/400m to roof is massive in my book.

I'm pretty sure that in the near future we'll see some very bold proposals, even taller than CPT. For now, just sit back and enjoy the (supertall) show.

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Old Posted Apr 12, 2017, 12:49 AM
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Old Posted Apr 12, 2017, 9:28 AM
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such an elegant building! amazing!

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The Zaha Hadid design from an article in today's Wall Street Journal

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Old Posted Apr 18, 2017, 11:41 AM
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Re: The Girasole, 1,050ft (320m).

New rendering showing a spire! Not sure how I feel about that ... I mean it would be the first spire in the Hudson Yards complex, but still...

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Old Posted Apr 27, 2017, 6:53 PM
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Financial District's planned supertall at 45 Broad Street is ready to rise

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The Financial District’s latest planned supertall is officially moving forward after the development team held a groundbreaking ceremony at the construction site, at 45 Broad Street, Wednesday morning.

The 1,115-foot tower is being developed in a joint venture by Madison Equities, Chinese real estate firm Gemdale, and Italian real estate company, the Pizzarotti Group.






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https://www.buzzbuzzhome.com/us/45-broad



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Re: Central Park Tower
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The heart of Nordstrom’s Manhattan flagship is 225 West 57th Street. It will have two levels below ground and five levels above at the base of Extell Development Co.’s Central Park Tower, which will be the world’s tallest residential building at 1,550 feet high, with a spire reaching another 200 feet.
Not sure how accurate that info is ...
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Old Posted Apr 28, 2017, 1:02 PM
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This is the new New York!

Top left: 45 Broad, 1,115'
Top right: 9 DeKalb, 1,066'
Bottom left: 111West57, 1,428'
Bottom right: Verre, 1,050'


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Those are some stunning buildings. Bravo New York.
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Re: The Girasole, 1,050ft (320m).

New rendering showing a spire! Not sure how I feel about that ... I mean it would be the first spire in the Hudson Yards complex, but still...
In my opinion looks great, better than the NY Times Tower's spire.
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Holy cow, 45 Broad looks fantastic, this is like living through 1920's and early 30's NYC with these beautiful new towers and not just generic glass schlock, actual architectural merit to these new supertalls.
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