685 1st Avenue

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Height: Architectural 139.9 m / 459 ft
Height: To Tip 139.9 m / 459 ft
Floors Above Ground 42
Floors Below Ground 2
# of Elevators 8
Top Elevator Speed 5.08 m/s
Tower GFA 75,606 m² / 813,816 ft²
# of Apartments 556
# of Parking Spaces 110


Official Name 685 1st Avenue
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City New York City
Street Address & Map 685 1st Avenue
Building Function residential
Structural Material concrete
Proposed 2016
Construction Start 2016
Completion 2019

Companies Involved

Owner 685 First Reality Company, LLC
Developer East River Partners; Vize Property Group, LLC
Design Richard Meier & Partners Architects
Main Contractor Solow Building Corporation
Other Consultant
• Civil Langan Engineering
• Environmental Langan Engineering
• Geotechnical Langan Engineering
• Land Surveyor Langan Engineering
• Parking Langan Engineering
Material Supplier
• Cladding POHL Group

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