City Investing Building

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Height: Architectural
148.3 m / 487 ft
City Investing Building Outline
Floors Above Ground
# of Elevators
Tower GFA
46,452 m² / 500,005 ft²


Official Name City Investing Building
Other Names Broadway-Cortlandt Building, Benenson Building
Structure Type Building
Status Demolished
Country United States
City New York City
Street Address & Map 165 Broadway
Postal Code 10006
Building Function office
Structural Material steel
Construction Start 1906
Completion 1908
Demolished 1968

Companies Involved

Design Francis H. Kimball
Main Contractor Hedden Construction Company

CTBUH Initiatives

CTBUH Study Examines Tallest Demolished Buildings
4 Jun 2018 – CTBUH Research

Research Papers

World's Tallest Demolished Buildings
27 Apr 2018 – CTBUH Journal, 2018 Issue II

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