We stopped at both 40 Wall Street and the Chrysler Building. The interesting thing about both of these building is that they were competing for the title of the world’s tallest structure. 185 more words
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We talk about birthdays here…birthdays of pioneering scientists, actors, musicians, artists, Historical Titans and the nutcases of antiquity. It’s the birthday…today…of a building: The Chrysler Building, which, even more than most skyscrapers, stands to this day as a monument to personal hubris…although, that having been said, it is one of the most architecturally pleasing such monuments ever made. 277 more words
“For us, we had to do something different,” said Donald Trump Jr. last week, his voice rising with excitement.
Freshly tanned from a recent visit to Mexico, where he was overseeing a new project, the slicked-back scion grew steadily more enthusiastic as he discussed 40 Wall Street, an office tower that, with its rising and falling tenant roster, has contributed to the Trump Organization executive vice president’s growing reputation as a competent steward of the family name, a reliable fixer and successful dealmaker in his own right. 1,131 more words
40 Wall Street
It is possible to fill 50,000 square feet of retail space in the financial district in July. But it certainly helps to have the… 337 more words
After scouring Lower Manhattan for office space, and even venturing across the East River to check out the compellingly priced digs at Bruce Ratner’s MetroTech (compelling, but not compelling enough), … 260 more words