The building will have 47 stories and stand nearly 900 feet tall.
The 63-story skyscraper at 100 East 53rd Street will count George and Amal Clooney as its first residents when it finishes later this year.
Red Hook’s community board met with Thor Equities last night to discuss the developer’s plans to bring a massive office and retail complex to the neighborhood. The big takeaway: the community wants to be more involved.
It will be the largest new heavy timber structure in North America.
It’s really happening: a 600,000-plus-square-foot tech complex designed by starchitect Norman Foster will rise on the Red Hook site of the Revere Sugar Refinery. Construction is expected to begin in the fall.
Plans also call for the creation of publicly accessible waterfront esplanade, rooftop terraces, and a central courtyard. The offices will be spread out over two four-story buildings that will afford tenants views of the Statue of Liberty and Lower Manhattan.
Is anyone surprised that the sales gallery for One Hundred East Fifty Third Street, by developer Aby Rosen, is 1) located in the Seagram Building, or 2) filled with items from his personal art collection? Nope. Get a tour, right this way.