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    As far as a new location... how about above...

    As far as a new location... how about above Fulton Station? It would be centered in the Middle of lower Downtown between WTC complex and Beekman. If you recall, there was a 1050' tower proposal above...
  2. Old rendering...

    Ablarc... this is an old rendering. Stern (architect) is expected to release a new rendering in 30-45 days. Expect less glass and something more traditional i.e., similar to Woolworth or the...
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    Any announcements yet?

    Last week, the ESDC & MTD stated they would release plans TODAY. Any public announcements yet in the media today?
  4. I just wet myself...

    Lofter1... those pics are sublime... simply devine...I'm in love:D
  5. Fantastic pics! Love the one w/the New Yorker......

    Fantastic pics! Love the one w/the New Yorker...

    Agree w/everyone who says this tower IS one of the best in Gotham. Just wish it were 200-300' taller...deserves to be ;)
  6. Poll: Part of "STRIKING A DEAL" with all concerned is...

    Part of "STRIKING A DEAL" with all concerned is agreeing to and accepting landmark status for Hotel Penn so air rights could be transferred. If Vornado/Related do not want to run a hotel, they could...
  7. Poll: You missed the point! The owners of these 3...

    You missed the point! The owners of these 3 hotels are committed to upgrading the properties in the style of their era making them 4-5 star luxury properties for tourists, business people who will...
  8. Poll: Go "SavetheHotel.org"

    BRAVO! I hope this is just the start of a people waking up before we have another "Penn Station" wrecking ball travisty... especially in lieu of the fact that Vornado can transfer ALL air rights plus...
  9. Poll: I TOTALLY agree... the Hotel Penn could be...

    I TOTALLY agree... the Hotel Penn could be luxuriously refurbished to maximize the number of rooms/suites like the "New Yorker", the "Roosevelt" and soon to be "Pierre" and BE the key focal point to...
  10. Poll: If Vornado was smart (and Stephen Roth is), they...

    If Vornado was smart (and Stephen Roth is), they would welcome the landmarking of the Hotel Penn. They should strike a deal and say "we'll restore Hotel Penn to it's full Roaring 20's splendor and...
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    Totally Agree!!!

    I agree with ManhattanKnight and Stern... Save/refurbish Hotel Penn... and build the large 2.5 million sq. ft. tower where the Manhattan Mall is. Then you would have the best of both worlds:D!!
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  12. Ditto... another wasted oppty. :mad: With the...

    Ditto... another wasted oppty. :mad: With the demand for office space plus this location it should be 1200' plus spire/antenna!
  13. "Best (cheapest) way to get rid of the stairs" poll

    Start a poll... options are:

    1.) Dump it in the ocean to create a reef... estimated cost?

    2.) Jack hammer it into concrete bits and recycle as part of the eastern bathtub... estimated cost?...
  14. Perfect timing...

    Just as NYTT across the street is nearing completion... we get another great scraper going up:)

    Now, we'll have to wait and see what happens with the Bus terminal tower. Hopefully, we get...
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    Brilliant marketing...

    Smart marketing move on Silverstein's part. :D

    Gives potential new WTC leaseholders for WTC7, WTC2, WTC3, WTC4 a "sample" of the views, the type of rentable floor space and what it would be like...
  16. Great photo angle...

    Wow... I think you're right. This last angle shows the "curve" of the straight edge even before the huge "bow" starts 5-7 floors above the street level.

    Can hardly wait to see pics when the...
  17. Looks like about 750-775'. The highest occuppied...

    Looks like about 750-775'. The highest occuppied floor space is supposed to be 814' and the roof line (glass curtain) ends at 945'. Conde rises to 808' at the top of the "4" box, which gives you...
  18. Poll: Restore Hotel Penn...

    With the Penn station renewal of two Foster designed 2.5 million sq. ft. highrises rising 1360' (roof) and 1200' (roof) and a third high-rise of 1-1.5 million sq. ft. on the corner Duane Reed, Hotel...
  19. Soaring intl. landmarks... icons

    Silverstein is intent on designing/building WTC2,3,4 to the highest standards i.e., LEED gold standards, leading edge building systems, materials, etc.

    He knows this project is his stamp... his...
  20. Poll: Decent Buildings (design)... Come again?

    The old renderings NYguy references are old SOM-NY drab, boring, uninspiring D. Child's "CRAP"! :mad: :mad: :mad: How can you (Londonlawyer) even begin to say their "decent buildings"? They are far...
  21. Poll: MSG towers....

    I don't believe these are the current TWO buildings for the MSG site. It has been leaked most recently (within the last few days) that tower 1 is 1360' and tower 2 is 1200' (roof height) with crowns...
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    Extell's development using Christian de...

    Extell's development using Christian de Portzamparc is GREAT news!!! de Portzamparc is one of THE best "underated" starchitects in the world today!

    Any development on a LARGE scale, using...
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    Greedy Corporate Bastards...

    It's all about MONEY... and dealmaking:mad: Wall streeters have the mentality of "one ups-manship". IOW, let's see if we can outdo Goldman Sachs golden "deal"... with our own eventhough we don't...
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    Oh, damm... Moinian definitely has the edge up on...

    Oh, damm... Moinian definitely has the edge up on Extell :mad: :mad: :mad:!!

    This is NOT good news... we are going to get TWO subpar design structures (hotel + office tower). Plus, the Marriott...
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    His logo is very appropriate... the "K" is...

    His logo is very appropriate... the "K" is coughing up or puking an "A" :rolleyes:
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