Completed: 1984

Architect: Emery Roth & Sons

Floors: 42

Total Square Feet: 790,000

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Rocco Romeo The Durst Organization 212.257.6630
Thomas Bow The Durst Organization 212.257.6610
Nora Caliban The Durst Organization 212.789.6029

1155 Avenue of the Americas

Newly refined through a $130 million capital improvement program, 1155 Avenue of the Americas presents signature office opportunities suited to a wide range of tenants, from law firms and private equity funds to visionary tech companies. Standing on the western blockfront of Avenue of the Americas between 44th and 45th Streets, significant architectural enhancements made to the property include a landscaped entry plaza on West 44th Street; dramatic, light-filled lobby with security desks clad in distinctive back-lit sea glass; turnstile security access; destination dispatch elevator controls; newly appointed elevator cabs; and luminous chamfered corners.

A contiguous block of up to 217,000 SF is available with floors ranging from 22,129 to 30,140 SF each. The podium opportunity on floors 5 through 10 includes a 6,000-SF terrace featuring Avenue views of Bryant Park and One World Trade Center as well as a front-row seat to the Thanksgiving Parade.


Major Tenants:
  • Global Relay
  • Perkins Coie
  • Jenner & Block
  • Cornell University
  • Genpact
  • Knobbe Martens
  • Robert W. Baird & Co
  • South Street Securities
  • Verizon


Sustainable Features

  • - LEED Gold certification under LEED v4 Existing Buildings: Operations + Maintenance; one of the first two buildings in NYC to receive certification under the more stringent LEEDv4 rating system
  • - Pre-packaged LEED v4 Commercial Interiors Certification guidelines for tenant use
  • - The first thermal ice storage plant in New York City; makes and stores ice at night when electricity demand is low, uses ice to supplement cooling during the day
  • - High efficiency ECM fan wall technology, coils and motors provide tenants with floor by floor service
  • - EPA Water Sense-labeled new plumbing fixtures to promote high-performance and water efficiency
  • - Tenant recycling program and organics collection program for composting
  • - Use of green cleaning products, equipment and strategies to promote a healthier work environment
  • - Renewable wind power is purchased to offset 100% of the building's electricity use
  • - Green roofs and exclusive outdoor terraces for tenants to enjoy