City construction costs break $1,000 per foot barrier

Amid building boom, industry is also dealing with a rise in non-union labor

Oct.October 01, 2014 07:00 AM

A few years from now New York City’s skyline will look a lot different. New buildings will soar on the Far West Side, Long Island City will be even more filled out than it is today and the finishing touches will be put on high-profile residential buildings both Uptown and Downtown.

This month, The Real Deal looked at the record-breaking cost of constructing these buildings (see related story). Below is a look at what TRD excavated.


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