• Gramercy Park Medical Space in Gramercy Park South 8 Gramercy Park South, Ground Floor Medical Space Ground floor medical/professional space for rent. Currently configured as a dental practice with 4 operatories, a lab, reception area and 2 bathrooms. Efficient space for any medical or non-profit use. Entrance is thru the lobby of a residential building. Near Union Square and Gramercy Park. Office
    8504 8 Gramercy Park South, Ground Floor Medical Space
    8 Gramercy Park South New York NY 10003
  • Financial District Open Plan Office in Broadway 160 Broadway, Partial 10th Floor, 1,915 S.F. Loft style space with tenant controlled central HVAC unit. 11' ceilings with concrete floors. Bright space with windows facing East and West (Broadway). This space is currently a white box. It could easily be built out with 3-4 offices, a conference room, and an open area for a more office intensive use such as a law firm or accounting firm. Or it would work well as an open plan office rental for a technology or creative firm seeking a wide open space. This building is eligible for all Lower Manhattan Real Estate Incentive benefits. Office
    7181 160 Broadway, Partial 10th Floor, 1,915 S.F.
    160 Broadway New York NY 10038
  • Loft Style Office with Industrial Chic in West 29th Street 231 W. 29th Street, Partial 4th Floor Loft Loft style space located just a short walk from Penn Station. Beautiful creative space with 11' ceiling height and polished concrete floors. The current is condition is a white box, but the landlord will build to suit. Perfect space for tech companies, PR or advertising agencies, architectural firms or any creative user seek open plan space with an industrial feel.   Office
    15400 231 W. 29th Street, Partial 4th Floor Loft
    231 West 29th Street New York NY 10001
  • 14 Ft Ceilings-Office, Loft in West 27th St. 120 West 27th Street Amazing loft space with 14' exposed ceilings and wall of oversized windows facing south. Hardwood floors. Open plan space with dry pantry. Cooling via window units. Construction negotiable. Landlord seeking a 5-7 year lease term. Recently renovated common areas. Lobby attended during business hours.  Well maintained "B" office building; one of the best office rental values in Midtown South. Convenient to Penn Station and local buses and subways. This space would work well for an office use, art gallery or showroom. Office
    10093 120 West 27th Street
    120 West 27th St. New York NY 10001
    • One of a Kind!!
    • 2,500 Sq. Ft.
    • $8,125 / month
    • 46th Street
    • Midtown / Grand Central
  • One of a Kind!! in 46th Street 28 W. 46th St. Unique Midtown Manhattan office rental in boutique landmark office building. Occupying the entire 5th floor, this 2,500 SF space has 14' ceilings and a large mezzanine accessible by a hardwood staircase. Herringbone hardwood floors and mahogany walls throughout. Two private bathrooms and a kitchen. French windows. Tenant controlled HVAC. Several fireplaces. Brand new building lobby.  Great location; easily accessible from Times Square and Grand Central location. Landlord seeking a 3-5 year lease term. Asking rent is $8,125/month. WILL NOT LAST. Office
    8125 28 W. 46th St.
    28 46th Street New York NY 10036
  • Bright Open Loft Space in West 21st Street 50 West 21st St. Bright open loft space with polished concrete floor. Landlord will build. Rent negotiable. Office
    12875 50 West 21st St.
    50 West 21st Street New York NY 10010

Appealing Office Space Location for International Firms

The United Nations area is an appealing location for commercial office space, particularly for companies that aim to attract an international clientele. It should come as no surprise to learn that the area has historically been a popular location for the headquarters of airline companies, for example.   Outside of the UN headquarters, there are several other buildings that provide space for agencies and programs within the organization, and also rent office space to other companies. These include DC-1 at 1 United Nations Plaza; DC-2 at 2 United Nations Plaza, UNICEF House at 3 United Nations Plaza; the UNITAR Building at 807 United Nations Plaza; and 380 Madison Avenue. Another high-rise building that provides commercial office space for rent is 860-870 United Nations Plaza, which features twin 38-story towers. They contain apartment space on upper floors, but provide over 300,000 square feet of office space in the base.

The United Nations Headquarters are located along Manhattan’s East River in Midtown. The complex, along with the surrounding neighborhood, which is referred to as Turtle Bay, occupies the area between Third Avenue and the East River, spanning between 42nd and 53rd Streets in the north/south direction.

An Eclectic Mix of Historic and Modern Architecture

The United Nations and Turtle Bay area was originally the site of a farmhouse in colonial times and later became an area for shipbuilding. In the late 1800s, residential brownstone buildings were constructed, such as those that line the iconic Beekman Place. The area features tree-lined streets and a large communal garden. In contrast, it  is also home to the iconic Chrysler Building and many other modern high-rise office buildings.

A Manhattan Landmark: the Headquarters of the United Nations

The focal point of the area, of course, is the United Nations headquarters. It is comprised of several low to high-rise buildings that have become known as Modernist icons. The complex was completed in 1952 and occupies a 17-acre parcel of land that stretches west of First Avenue and spans between 42nd and 48th Streets. The Franklin D. Roosevelt East River Drive runs underneath the complex.

Enjoy the Convenience of Grand Central Station and Major Roadways

Tenants and residents of the United Nations area and the Turtle Bay neighborhood enjoy a short walk to Grand Central Station, which provides access to the 4, 5, 6 and 7 subways as well as train service out of the city via Amtrak and MetroNorth. Car commuters from other boroughs or towns can reach the area by taking the 59th Street Bridge or FDR drive.

For information about United Nations office space rentals, call principal broker, Alan Rosinsky at (212) 447-5403.

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