1212 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY, 10036 is located in Manhattan’s Plaza District neighborhood. Built in 1963, this 23-story office building offers 264,900 square feet of Class A office space for rent. Highlights include an elegantly transformed lobby, newly refurbished main entrance and public corridors, tenant-controlled air conditioning, and high-speed internet access.
The building is conveniently near a number of major public transportation lines and close to New York’s finest shops, hotels, and restaurants. A one-minute walk gets you to and from the Rockefeller Center Subway Station. Nearby landmarks include the Museum of Modern Art, Radio City Music Hall, and the Rockefeller Center.
The building boasts an international style architecture courtesy of New York’s Emery Roth & Sons. The firm was among the city’s go-to architects of the mid-20th century and had a significant influence on the post-war development of Manhattan, specializing in curtain wall skyscraper designs, of which this building is a prime example. It features a gray granite ground floor with stainless-steel-framed glass storefronts and a curtain wall of glass and metal above.