Skyline Developers, one of the largest family owned and operated builders in the country, has commissioned Morris Adjmi Architects to design its next luxury residential rental building at 12 West 55th Street (site pictured top) .
“We pride ourselves on designing buildings with a forward-thinking approach that enrich the community they are in. Morris Adjmi Architects is one of the most innovative and inventive architects in the world, which made this a natural collaboration for us,” said Orin Wilf, president of Skyline Developers
“12 West 55th Street’s design and superior location combined with a well-appointed amenity offering will be a major draw for residents.”
The 24-story building will feature over 100 residences and include a series of six setbacks on West 55th Street providing views in all directions. It will include 11,500 s/fof retail space.
“12 West 55th Street will be designed as a modern interpretation of a pre-war skyscraper. The building will fit into the surrounding context of the area, while adding a unique element to the Manhattan skyline,” said Morris Adjmi, principal of Morris Adjmi Architects.
Construction on 12 West 55th Street is expected to begin in Spring 2019.
Skyline is known for premier rental properties throughout Manhattan, including ML House, Bryant Park’s first luxury rental building, slated to launch leasing later this year.