About Us

Performance for Today. Perspective for Tomorrow.

We are a self-managed REIT that operates a portfolio of office, retail, and multifamily properties in Manhattan and the greater New York metropolitan area, including the Empire State Building, the World’s Most Famous Building.  The Empire State Building is also home to the recently renovated Observatory that offers unmatched views that make it an iconic, world-famous destination.

Empire State Realty Trust achieves success for our tenants, brokers, investors, employees and other stakeholders. Our fully modernized for the 21st Century, energy efficient spaces provide exceptional value to prospective tenants and residents, and serve as a competitive advantage to us.  As the leader in Sustainability and Energy Efficiency, with a focus on ROI-driven investment, ESRT’s commitment to Indoor Environment Quality and is unmatched.

Our position on ESG is forward-looking and comprehensive.

Commitment & Experience

The foundation for ESRT’s competitive successes is our focus on successful relationships with tenants, brokers, and other stakeholders. Commercially oriented in nature, ESRT values the importance of long-term relationships and prioritizes tenant service and value proposition as the key to growth both and tenants within the portfolio and for.

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Empire State Realty Trust

Empire State Realty Trust is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).

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Our Guiding Principles

The company’s Guiding Principles are the authentic traits which make possible the company’s successes.  These principles guide team members and represent the company’s characteristics.  Our Guiding Principles set forth five central tenets for the company:

  • ESRT is not about buildings, it is about service, and our service is our Brand
  • ESRT is a Team
  • ESRT acts on Knowledge: we do what we know; if we do not know, we ask, and if we do know, we teach
  • ESRT relies on communication
  • ESRT’s goal is Once Right: we look for development of repeatable processes to provide certainty and save time

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