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205 East 42nd St

Midtown East, New York, NY
Total Size
532,000 sqft
Lot Size
27,615 sqft
Year Constructed
Year Renovated
Number of Buildings


Freight Elevator
Close To Public Transit

About 205 East 42nd St

Starrett & Van Vleck designed this dramatic art deco building. The structure was completed in 1927 and includes a total of 532,000 square feet of rentable office space, which are spread between 21 stories. Set in busy Midtown East, New York, the property has an address of 205 East 42nd Street.

Once through the main entrance of 205 East 42nd Avenue, guests are greeted by an immaculate and fully restored lobby. Attractive neutral-colored tile covers the walls, there is a mahogany attendant's desk and the floors feature intricate patterns of marble tile.

Through the lobby there is a long elevator bank filled with artistic gold doors. All of the elevator equipment within 205 East 42nd Avenue is completely upgraded, as are the life safety systems. New LED lighting is found throughout the structure, and all of the bathrooms are updated.

Each story of 205 East 42nd Avenue offers a large floor plate with plenty of space for tenants to spread out their business. The units are filled with sunlight and great views, though noise is never an issue, thanks to the brand-new windows throughout the structure.

Strong vertical details separate the tall columns of windows on the facade of 205 East 42nd Avenue. Setbacks and arched windows add interest to the red brick exterior. There are some stone details, as well.

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Internet Providers for 205 East 42nd St

Provider Technology Max Download Speed Max Upload Speed
Lightower Fiber
10 Gb/s
10 Gb/s
Level 3 Communications Fiber
10 Gb/s
10 Gb/s
tw telecom Fiber
10 Gb/s
10 Gb/s
Cogent Communications Fiber
10 Gb/s
10 Gb/s
RCN Cable
1 Gb/s
25 Mb/s
Time Warner Cable Cable
100 Mb/s
6 Mb/s
MegaPath DSL
50 Mb/s
50 Mb/s
Verizon New York DSL
10 Mb/s
1.5 Mb/s

The Neighborhood: Midtown East

Compared to the rest of the New York City market, the Midtown East submarket has higher rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.

Median Rate Median Size
Midtown East $84
Median Rate Median Size
New York City $65

Median Rate over Time in Midtown East