One Grand Central Place is an architectural gem rising 55 stories directly across the street from Grand Central Terminal. Our thorough enhancement and upgrade program provides a first-rate infrastructure that augments a magnificently restored lobby and extensive in-building amenities to create a premier environment with unparalleled convenience. Office tenants include Allianz, 3i, GLG, iCapital Network, Inc., Johnson Controls, and Pine Brook Partners.
The state-of-the-art property has completed upgrades to its windows, elevators, air-conditioned public corridors and restrooms, and building-wide systems, including electrical, plumbing, HVAC, and security. ESRT is the first portfolio in the Americas to be WELL Certified by the International WELL Building Institute. Additionally, ESRT is a Fitwel Champion, is 100% fully powered by renewable wind energy, earned the 2021 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Award, and has received Five Stars, an A rating, and a score of 94 from GRESB. As a leader in sustainability, energy efficiency, and Indoor Environmental Quality, ESRT can help your client meet its CSR and ESG goals (76% of our eligible portfolio is ENERGY STAR certified). ESRT supports these efforts with its own corporate ESG leadership and is publicly traded on the NYSE with a best-in-class balance sheet.
In-building services include a visitor center, tenants-only conference center, dining options: 6b and Pera Mediterranean Brasserie, Blue Bottle Coffee, JPMorgan Chase Bank, Charles Schwab and First Republic Bank. Additional office services, dining, lodging, and specialty retailers within the immediate vicinity including in-building access to Grand Central Terminal’s numerous shopping and dining options.
One Grand Central Place is unmatched in access to mass transportation with direct in-building access to Grand Central Terminal and all its commuter trains; 12-minute walk to Port Authority Bus Terminal; and steps from 5 subway lines.
42nd Street between Madison and Park Avenues
Kenneth Norton of J.E.R. Carpenter
number of floors
rentable sq ft
floor plate size
9,400 - 48,900 rentable square feet
60 lbs. per square foot
11'-17' slab-to-slab; 9'10" slab-to-beam
Direct in-building access to Grand Central Terminal, 5 subway lines: 4, 5, 6, 7, S and Metro-North
connectivity & wifi
DAS and Wired Score Gold
Our environmental sustainability program provides leadership and sets standards in innovation and technology. We focus on quantifiable improvement in energy efficiency, water efficiency, recycling, and waste diversion. ESRT’s cutting-edge work in energy efficiency, for the benefit of our tenants and the environment, is recognized worldwide.
27 passenger, 2 freight
8:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M. Monday - Friday, building access 24/7
Submetered electric in all new spaces over 2,500 square feet
Tenant controlled air-cooled package units and water-cooled units; air conditioned common corridors; perimeter radiant heat
24/7 security, card access controlled, web-based visitor processing system, visitor reception desk
Numerous parking garages located in the immediate vicinity
Freight entrance on 41st Street
60 East 42nd Street New York, NY 10165
Sustainability at One Grand Central Place
20% reduction in energy use by 2024
Contig. Sq. Ft
One-of-a-kind 134K RSF Block with 2,500 RSF private terrace overlooking Vanderbilt Plaza and Grand Central Terminal. Dramatic existing double height reception area and lounge with a skylight and interconnecting stair.
Contig. Sq. Ft
Contig. Sq. Ft
Pre-built with 7 offices, 1 conference room, and space for 9 workstations. Double corner unit with southern views. The space features wood and glass finishes, a high-end pantry, and carpet throughout.
Space-specific 24/7 HVAC. MERV 13 filters. Ability to install bi-polar ionization.
Eligible for ESRT Turnkey Suites services – full scale architectural, furniture, IT and move services from Empire State Realty Trust. Contact us to learn more about getting your tenant into their plug and play prebuilt faster and hassle free.
Commission paid 100% on signing.
In-building access to Grand Central Terminal
In-building dining: 6B, Pera and Blue Bottle Coffee
Flight to Quality
Fully modernized, energy efficient buildings that focus on providing our tenants with top tier amenities and a healthy environment at a lower price than the competition