Midtown's Nordstrom Tower Will Be World's Tallest Residential Building

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When completed, Manhattan's newest residential tower will hold a world record for tallest residential building. 225 West 57th Street will rise to 1,479 feet above street level (its spire reaching to 1,775 feet), beating Chicago's 1,451-foot Willis Tower. The bottom seven floors will be a massive Nordstrom department store, the city's first.

Midtown's Nordstrom Tower To Become Tallest Residential Building On Earth | Gothamist

(Image credits: New York YIMBY)

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