Workshop architects SHoP Architects issued a permit for the construction of the New York skyscraper unusual. Due to shortage of land in the center of the city the new tower will be built on the site width of 13 meters.
The project for the construction of a residential building unusual 107 West 57th Street 411 meters in height will be implemented in two blocks south of Central Park.
Previously known in New York developers Property Markets Group and JDS Development Group stated start of construction of the 100 -apartment tower that will be serious competition complexes and 432 Park Avenue in the category One57 tallest residential buildings in Manhattan. Height of the new building and skyscraper exceed Empire Building ( 381 meters without antenna) .
Developers have invested $ 217 million in the purchase of a neighboring building Steinway and land lease . As you know, wanting to build high-rise buildings in Manhattan have to pay so -called "right on the air ." Received 4000 "squares" in addition , the developers will add to the tower of 61 meters , which is a very good investment in the luxury housing market , where penthouses are sold at $ 90 million.
According to the plan of the architectural bureau SHoP Architects, facade skyscraper bronze- colored terracotta will shine in the afternoon sun and emit a soft glow at night.
Experts believe that the Tower 107 West 57th Street has all chances to become the first residential complex in New York City , where prices for apartments will exceed $ 100 million. Analysts believe that the views of the skyscraper and its location is even better than its main competitor , the complex One57.