The 44-story News Corporation Building at 1211 Avenue of the Americas, near Rockefeller Center.

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Address: 1211 Avenue of the Americas Class: A
Cross Streets: 47th & 48th Streets Size: 1,900,000 SF
Year built: 1973 Architect: Harrison, Abramovitz & Harris

Located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, office space at 1211 Avenue of the Americas is more than a workplace; it’s a hub of opportunity and innovation. Built in 1973, this 45-story tower is part of the iconic Rockefeller Center extension. Designed by Harrison, Abramovitz & Harris, it’s a landmark of business and creativity. What’s more, with high-profile tenants like News Corp., Fox News, and other financial and media powerhouses, it remains a prominent commerce center for industry leaders.

Location, Location, Location

Located right in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, 1211 Avenue of the Americas transcends the typical office setting—it’s a place where business comes to life. Picture this: stepping out for lunch not at Urbanspace Vanderbilt, where an upscale food court experience awaits, or selecting from global cuisines at nearby restaurants. You’re in the epicenter of New York City’s ceaseless energy, with effortless access to everything iconic about NYC, from the electrifying Times Square to the serene Central Park.

Here, convenience is a way of life. Imagine hosting client dinners at top-tier restaurants. Or darting into chic shops for those last-minute gifts. Perhaps, you’ll also dazzle visitors with the city’s rich culture. And with major transit hubs just a stone’s throw away, your daily commute transforms from a chore into a smooth, efficient part of your day.

Amenities: Redefining Your Workday

Discover unparalleled sophistication and functionality at 1211 Avenue of the Americas office space, where every amenity can help redefine your workday experience.

  • Modern Lobby: A welcoming space adorned with green marble, mahogany panels, and terrazzo flooring.
  • Bike Storage: Secure and convenient bike storage solutions for the eco-friendly commuter.
  • Communal Outdoor Spaces: Beautifully designed areas for relaxation, collaboration, and outdoor meetings.
  • Retail Options: There’s an on-site convenience store for all your daily needs and below-ground retail space.
  • Key Card Building Entry: Secure, controlled access, ensuring safety and privacy for all tenants.
  • Lobby Attendant: Professional staff providing assistance and a warm welcome every day.
  • Restaurant: An on-site restaurant without leaving the comfort of your building.
  • Service Elevators: The building has 10 service elevators to ensure smooth movement throughout the building, minimizing wait times.
  • Turnstiles: Enhanced security and efficient entry management for tenants and guests alike.

1211 Avenue of the Americas Office Space Features: Where Form Meets Function

Step into 1211 Avenue of the Americas office space, where the essence of form meets function to redefine the modern workspace. Here’s what makes this space not just a place to work but a place where businesses flourish:

  • Sprawling Space: Boasting 1.9 million square feet of premium Class A office space, accommodating businesses of all sizes.
  • Flexible Floor Plates: Offering versatile floor plates ranging from 40,000 to 60,000 square feet, tailor your office layout to fit your company’s unique needs.
  • Panoramic Views:At 45 stories, the building presents unmatched views of Midtown Manhattan and beyond, inspiring daily with the city’s dynamic skyline.
  • Strategic Acquisition: Acquired by Ivanhoe Cambridge in 2013 for approximately $1.7 billion, underscoring the property’s value and prominence.
  • On-Site Property Management: Property managers on-site ensure top-notch services and a seamless operational experience for all tenants.

Tenant-Base: In Good Company

Join the ranks of prominent tenants such as News Corporation, Disney, Fox News, Wells Fargo, Dow Jones, and AXIS. At 1211 Avenue of the Americas, you’re not just leasing office space but becoming part of a community of leaders, innovators, and pioneers across various industries. Whether you’re in financial services, news, media, or beyond, this building offers a unique synergy that fosters collaboration and growth.

Accessibility: At the Heart of It All

Imagine your business residing in a spot where the vibrancy of Midtown Manhattan meets the convenience of top-notch accessibility. Situated between 47th and 48th streets, 1211 Avenue of the Americas offers unparalleled access to the Rockefeller Center Concourse and major subway lines. Moreover, it’s a short walk to Grand Central Terminal, Port Authority Bus Terminal, and Penn Station. Whether commuting from within the city or journeying from afar, arriving at your office is as seamless as possible.

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Building Location & Nearby Public Transportation

Nearby Transportation


47th–50th Streets–Rockefeller Center - 4 minutes Walk
50th Street (1ABCDE) - 8 minutes Walk
53rd Street–5th Avenue - 6 minutes Walk
49th Street (NR) - 7 minutes Walk
7th Avenue (BDEFMQ) - 7 minutes Walk
57th Street - 9 minutes Walk


West 50th Street/7th Avenue - 7 minutes Walk
7th Avenue/West 50th Street - 6 minutes Walk
West 49th Street/7th Avenue - 7 minutes Walk
East 50th Street/Madison Avenue - 7 minutes Walk
East 50th Street/5th Avenue - 4 minutes Walk
West 50th Street/Avenue of the Americas - 1 minute Walk
West 49th Street/Avenue of the Americas - 2 minutes Walk
East 49th Street/5th Avenue - 3 minutes Walk
East 49th Street/Madison Avenue - 6 minutes Walk
7th Avenue/West 53rd Street - 8 minutes Walk
Madison Avenue & East 48th Street - 7 minutes Walk

Important Information

Listings are presented for illustrative purposes only; they may no longer be available and are provided merely as an exemplary representation of the types of spaces in a given neighborhood for a given price.