60 East 42nd Street, One Grand Central Place, Landmark Class A office building in New York City

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Address: 60 East 42nd Street Class: A
Cross Streets: 41st & 42nd Streets Size: 1,291,533 SF
Year built: 1930 Architect: John E. R. Carpenter

Let’s take a trip to Midtown Manhattan, to a building where business thrives and creativity flourishes. Welcome to 60 East 42nd Street office space, also known as One Grand Central Place. Whether you’re a law firm, a financial powerhouse, or a creative mind seeking a vibrant workspace, this address has something for you.

Prime Location and Class A Office Space

At the core of its appeal, 60 East 42nd Street stands tall with an impressive 1,291,533 square feet of Class A office space. Owned and maintained by Empire State Realty Trust, this 55-story tower isn’t just a place to work; it’s a landmark of ambition, completely revitalized in 2008. Imagine your business thriving in a space that blends the grandeur of neo-Gothic architecture with modern flexibility.

Diverse Office Solutions

Offering office spaces ranging from 2,200 to 20,000 square feet, 60 East 42nd Street adapts to your vision. Whether you envision a turn-key suite or a custom-built office, this iconic location provides the versatility and architectural beauty to inspire and facilitate your business’s growth and success.

Unmatched Amenities for Unparalleled Comfort

​​Discover a workspace where comfort meets convenience; every amenity places your business success at the forefront. 60 East 42nd Street office space goes beyond the basics to offer a professional environment where you’re not just working but thriving. Here’s how:

  • 24/7 Security: Enjoy peace of mind with around-the-clock security. Why wouldn’t you want a safe and secure workspace for you and your team?
  • Visitor and Conference Centers: Boost your operational efficiency with access to a visitor center and state-of-the-art multimedia conference center. Amenities like this are perfect for meetings and presentations.
  • Law Library: Dive into the depths of knowledge with a comprehensive law library offering a rich research and learning resource.
  • Messenger Center: Streamline your daily operations with an efficient messenger center designed to handle your communication needs easily.
  • Tenant-Controlled AC and Amenities: Take control of your work environment with tenant-controlled A.C. Additionally, you can indulge in various retail and dining options within the building for ultimate convenience.

Accessibility Redefined

Located a stone’s throw from Grand Central Terminal, 60 East 42nd Street offers unmatched access to citywide and regional transit options. With direct connections to Amtrak and Metro North and the 4, 5, 6, and 7 subway lines, your commute and business connectivity are seamless. This prime location is also within walking distance of Midtown Manhattan’s premier shopping and dining destinations steps away.

A Diverse and Dynamic Tenant Mix

One Grand Central Place is more than an address; it’s a community of leading professionals and innovators. From financial services to real estate, technology to banking, tenants represent the pinnacle of their industries. Your neighbors could include GlassRatner Securities, NYC Realty, Northland Securities, Chase Bank, Allianz Real Estate of America, the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, and Charles Schwab. Thus, you’re in good company, surrounded by peers and leaders shaping the future.

Available Space

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Building Location & Nearby Public Transportation

Nearby Transportation


42nd Street–Grand Central - 1 minute Walk
5th Avenue (7N) - 7 minutes Walk
Grand Central - 3 minutes Walk


East 49th Street/Lexington Avenue - 8 minutes Walk
East 49th Street/3rd Avenue - 9 minutes Walk
2nd Avenue & East 42nd Street - 8 minutes Walk
Madison Avenue & East 48th Street - 8 minutes Walk
East 42nd Street & Park Avenue - 2 minutes Walk
5th Avenue & West 44th Street - 7 minutes Walk
3rd Avenue & East 47th Street - 7 minutes Walk
3rd Avenue & East 42nd Street - 4 minutes Walk
5th Avenue & West 42nd Street - 7 minutes Walk
Madison Avenue & East 40th Street - 6 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.