Articles on Supertall Tower

The Changing Face of the Lower East Side

The Lower East Side waterfront will experience a dramatic makeover in the coming decade.

The Future, or Fate, of the Supertall Tower

Supertall tower 432 Park Avenue rendering

2015 was irrefutably the year of the skyscraper — a reported 106 buildings 656 feet or taller went up around the globe last year. Asian cities dominated the market in terms of growth — only Moscow showed up in the top 15 completions by quantity and height, and New York is the only U.S. city to even make the list. While only two skyscrapers were completed here in 2015, the rise and dominance of the supertall tower can be felt throughout the city.