The Real Deal New York

Climbing One57

Extell allows only some lucky buyers to scale its Midtown tower to check out the famed views
By Andrea De Marco and Lisa Desai | October 09, 2012 10:00AM

From the October issue:

Extell Development’s new luxury condo tower, One57, has already done some $1 billion in sales, and most of its überwealthy buyers have had to envision their new apartments from floor plans and renderings.

But a few lucky buyers — and their brokers — have had the chance to visit the building’s construction site, sampling the views from the top floors of the 1,000-foot-high glass tower, which will be the tallest residential skyscraper in Manhattan when it’s completed in 2013. [more]