Address 780 Third Avenue Class A
Cross Streets 48th & 49th Streets Size 489,062 SF
Year built 1983 Architect Skidmore, Owings And Merrill


The office tower at 780 Third Avenue in Midtown Manhattan was built in 1983, boasting a design by renowned Chicago-based architecture firm Skidmore, Owings & Merrill. The building, located in the coveted Plaza District of Manhattan, where all the major corporations operate their business, is currently owned by Nuveen, a TIAA company, and managed by Cushman & Wakefield. The tower offers plenty of state-of-the-art amenities that appeal to office tenants of all sizes, in a convenient business location.

490 KSF of Class A Plaza District Office Space

The 50-story tower at 780 Third Avenue offers 489,062 square feet of Class A Plaza District office space. Its structure consists of a concrete frame with large X-braces, which results in interior spaces that are free from columns and offer more flexibility for tenants to try out different layouts. The building is often referred to as ‘a Park Avenue building on Third,’ and it offers amenities like a large business conference center with a 154-seat auditorium and 7 conference rooms; a messenger center; directly metered electricity for full-floor tenants; and floor-by-floor controls for elevators and HVAC systems. The average floor plate at 780 Third Avenue measures roughly 10,000 square feet, making the building an ideal fit for smaller tenants.

Getting to and from 780 Third Avenue

The office building located at 780 Third Avenue benefits from an excellent location in the heart of the Plaza District of Midtown Manhattan, close to a plethora of dining, shopping and lodging destinations. Those working within the building also have access to various public transportation options, including the E, M and 6 trains, while Grand Central Terminal lies just six blocks away.

Who is renting office space at 780 Third Avenue?

780 Third Avenue is home to various office tenants in different industries, including financial services, law, and real estate. Notable tenants on the building’s roster include Deerfield Management, Dale Carnegie, Axiom Capita, ING Investment Management, VISA, Convene, Cambridge International Partners, JRT Realty Group, and the Court of Appeals.

How much is the rent price for office space at 780 Third Avenue?

Office asking rents at 780 Third Avenue are roughly on par with the average commanded by Midtown Manhattan office buildings, which hovers well above $80 per square foot. The building’s flexible floor plates, coupled with its excellent, well-connected location and its prestigious tenant roster, make it a highly appealing destination for companies looking for high-quality office space in a coveted Manhattan business district.

Available Spaces

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Listing Location & Nearby Public Transportation

Nearby Transportation


42nd Street–Grand Central - 7 minutes Walk
53rd Street–Lexington Avenue - 8 minutes Walk
51st Street (6) - 7 minutes Walk


East 49th Street & 1st Avenue - 8 minutes Walk
East 50th Street/2nd Avenue - 5 minutes Walk
East 50th Street/3rd Avenue - 4 minutes Walk
East 50th Street/Lexington Avenue - 4 minutes Walk
East 50th Street/Madison Avenue - 8 minutes Walk
East 49th Street/Madison Avenue - 8 minutes Walk
East 49th Street/Lexington Avenue - 4 minutes Walk
East 49th Street/3rd Avenue - 2 minutes Walk
East 49th Street/2nd Avenue - 4 minutes Walk
2nd Avenue & East 50th Street - 5 minutes Walk
2nd Avenue & East 46th Street - 4 minutes Walk
Madison Avenue & East 48th Street - 8 minutes Walk
3rd Avenue & East 47th Street - 0 minute Walk
3rd Avenue & East 42nd Street - 7 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