Plans for New York's largest all-electric tower at a "historic location" were released. We've got a sneak peek.
This week, JPMorgan Chase unveiled the design for its new state-of-the-art global headquarters at 270 Park Avenue. The 1,388-foot/423-meter, 60-story skyscraper is being designed by Foster + Partners.
“270 Park Avenue is set to be a new landmark that responds to its historic location as well as the legacy of JPMorgan Chase in New York. The unique design rises to the challenge of respecting the rhythm and distinctive streetscape of Park Avenue, while accommodating the vital transport infrastructure of the city below. The result is an elegant solution where the architecture is the structure, and the structure is the architecture, embracing a new vision that will serve JPMorgan Chase now and well into the future," Founder and Executive Chairman of Foster + Partners, Norman Foster said.
Plans for New York's Largest All-electric Tower
Once completed it will be New York City’s largest all-electric tower with net-zero operational emissions and exceptional indoor air quality that exceeds the highest standards in sustainability, health and wellness, officials say.
JPMorgan Chase Unveils Plans for New Global Headquarters Building in New York City
“With our new headquarters, JPMorgan Chase is making a long-term investment in our business and New York City’s future while ensuring that we operate in a highly efficient and world-class environment for the 21st century. We are extremely excited about the building’s state-of-the-art technology, health and wellness amenities, and public spaces, among many other features. It is in the best location in one of the world’s greatest cities," Jamie Dimon, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of JPMorgan Chase, stated.
The 1,388-foot/423-meter, 60-story skyscraper should open in 2025.
1st Look: 'New Landmark' Coming To 'Historic' New York Location
More information about the tower and sneak peek are below:
One-of-A-Kind: See the Historic Lakefront Railcar For Rent In Upstate New York
Airbnb is full of truly unique and memorable destinations for your next getaway, and sleeping in a historic railcar definitely fills the bill! Take a peek inside this unique Airbnb rental: a 1930's railcar on Skaneateles Lake in Homer. This Finger Lakes experience sleeps 7, has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, and will take you back to a bygone era when rail travel is how we traversed the nation.
This 83-foot railcar is the perfect lakeside getaway that Airbnb host Ian describes as "Ideal for train enthusiasts, boaters, swimmers, fisherman and those wanting to simply kick off their shoes and relax in this most unique property on Skaneateles Lake."
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Buying home across America is expensive. According to Realtor.com, the national median home price for single family homes hit a new record high of $405,000 in March. Where in New York State are the highest home prices?
Based on the most up to date statistics from Realtor.com, these 15 counties have the highest median home prices. Scroll through to see how much they cost and what the largest and/or most expensive home on the market in that county looks like.
New York Mob Boss John Gotti's Abandoned Mansion with Secret Room Discovered!
WARNING: Under no circumstances should you enter this property. By doing so you risk bodily harm and/or prosecution for trespassing on private property.
NY mob boss John Gotti's mansion sits abandoned in Old Westbury with many possessions still inside. The Gotti compound boasts a main house, a pool/guest house, a garage, a horse stable with an unfinished in-law apartment, an overgrown basketball court, and a triple-level hot tub/pool/swim-up bar. This was the mansion that Gotti's daughter Victoria called home with her 3 sons John, Carmine, and Frank. They filmed the reality show "Growing Up Gotti" here for 3 seasons in 2004 and 2005. After the feds raided the mansion in 2016, it has laid dormant with a lot of possessions left behind. What trespassers found was something no one expected. A hidden room behind a built-in bookshelf. Check it out!