Address 140 East 45th Street Class A
Cross Streets 44th & 45th Streets Size 664,000 SF
Year built 1982 Architect Schuman Lichtenstein Claman & Efron


Two Grand Central Tower, located at 140 East 45th Street in Midtown Manhattan, was built in 1982, boasting a design by Schuman Lichtenstein Claman & Efron. Located just one block from Grand Central Terminal, the building offers commercial office space for a variety of tenants, including hedge funds and others in the financial service industry. The office tower provides sweeping views of the East River and the Manhattan skyline, and was renovated during the 2000s.

664 KSF of Class A Grand Central Office Space

Two Grand Central Tower offers 664,000 square feet of Class A Grand Central office space across 44 stories. It is owned by Rockwood Capital and managed by CBRE, and boasts LEED Silver certification for its energy efficient features.

Amenities at 140 East 45th Street include on-site security, concierge, 24/7 tenant access, as well as a two-story atrium and outdoor public plaza. Floor plates range in size from 8,500 to 16,400 rentable square feet, and are served by 12 passenger elevators and 1 freight elevator.

In 2012, the building’s lobby was revitalized with the help of architects at MdeAS. Further amenities include internet-based tenant work order and visitor processing systems, and excellent window-to-floor ratio, with 415 linear feet of windows per floor, offering spectacular views of Midtown.

Getting to and from Two Grand Central Tower

The building is convenient to Grand Central Terminal’s many transportation options, with service in New York City and beyond. Those working within the building at 140 East 45th Street have easy access to the 4, 5, 6, and 7 trains, as well as Amtrak and MetroNorth.

Who is renting office space at Two Grand Central Tower?

Two Grand Central Tower is home to various high-profile office tenants operating in industries like financial services, real estate, and government. Notable tenants at 140 East 45th Street include Rockwood Capital, CBRE, Greenlight Capital, Atlas Advisors, BBR Partners, Cigna, Cortec Group, Bowne & Company, the General Services Administration, and Starbucks.

How much is the rent price at Two Grand Central Tower?

Office asking rents at Two Grand Central Tower tend to be on par with the average commanded in Midtown Manhattan, which hovers around $89 per square foot, or higher, depending on the submarket. The property at 140 East 45th Street is highly appealing to office tenants, given its proximity to Grand Central Station, its prestigious tenant roster and its revamped amenities and common areas.

Available Spaces

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Listing Location & Nearby Public Transportation

Nearby Transportation


42nd Street–Grand Central - 4 minutes Walk
Grand Central - 7 minutes Walk
51st Street (6) - 7 minutes Walk


East 50th Street/2nd Avenue - 8 minutes Walk
East 50th Street/3rd Avenue - 7 minutes Walk
East 50th Street/Lexington Avenue - 7 minutes Walk
East 49th Street/Lexington Avenue - 6 minutes Walk
East 49th Street/3rd Avenue - 5 minutes Walk
East 49th Street/2nd Avenue - 6 minutes Walk
2nd Avenue & East 42nd Street - 7 minutes Walk
2nd Avenue & East 50th Street - 7 minutes Walk
2nd Avenue & East 46th Street - 5 minutes Walk
Madison Avenue & East 48th Street - 8 minutes Walk
East 42nd Street & Park Avenue - 6 minutes Walk
3rd Avenue & East 47th Street - 3 minutes Walk
3rd Avenue & East 42nd Street - 4 minutes Walk

Important information

This listing is presented for illustrative purposes only, it may no longer be available, and is provided merely as an exemplary representation of the types of spaces in a given neighborhood for a given price