Current Status: Completed 

53 West 53rd Vital Stats

Address: 53 West 53rd Street (Community Board 5)

Type: Mixed Commercial and Residential

Name: Tower Verre aka 53 West 53 aka 53 West 53rd Street aka MoMA Expansion Tower

Construction: Begun 2014, Completed 2018

Design Architect: Jean Nouvel

Executive Architect: ___

Engineer: WSP Global

Developer: Hines, Pontiac Land Group, Goldman Sachs

Builder: Lendlease Group

Height: 950 feet, (290 Meters); 77 Stories 

Total Construction Floor Area: 600,040 square feet; 55,745.5 square meters

Site Area: 2,209 square feet

Density: 145 Residences

View Zoning Diagram HERE

Loopholes Exploited: 

Read through our blog below for more information on Supertalls.

Hedge Fund Buyers?

Hedge Fund Buyers?

Gary Stern takes a look at the (sometimes) foreign, but always MEGA money in play buying up New York Real Estate.  In conversation with LW! executive director Sean Khorsandi, and our colleagues at the Greenwich Village Society of Historic Preservation, he asks who are...

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Looking Beyond Midtown

Looking Beyond Midtown

The New York Times has prepared a timely review of Larry Silverstein, lead of Silverstein Properties who celebrated the ribbon cutting of 3 World Trade Center earlier this week.  The lengthy article "Larry Silverstein Flees the 'Old Fogeys' of Midtown" reviews...

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Contact Information

Sean Khorsandi
Executive Director
45 West 67th Street New York, NY 10023

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