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New York’s latest crop of luxury residential developments
At an event hosted by the Skyscraper Museum, the starchitect behind 432 Park Avenue, Rafael Viñoly, gave a behind-the-scenes peek at his design of a building that, once completed, will be the tallest residential building in the western hemisphere. Tall and skinny is the trend with these new towers. Once complete, the building will stand at 1,396 feet.
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JDS Development Group is currently developing 111 West 57th Street, a luxury condominium tower and conversion of the landmark Steinway building. The property is located within walking distance of a wealth of New York City’s most notable leisure points of interests, including Central Park, Carnegie Hall, Radio City Music Hall, the Museum of Modern Art, and the world-famous Fifth Avenue and 57th Street shopping districts.
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The Hudson yards redevelopment master plan project by Kohn Pederson Fox (KPF) – and developed by related companies – broke ground, beginning a 13 million square-foot (26 acre) project that is estimated to cost between 12 and 15 billion dollars and will bring in many times more in revenue and culture to manhattan’s upper west side. The large-scale rezoning will contain sixteen skyscrapers. Diller Scofidio + Renfro and David Rockwell are working on its residential 15 Hudson Yards tower.