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NYC’s new World Trade Center expected its offices to be full of ‘guys in suits’ — but I took a tour of the building and quickly saw that many of the actual tenants are very different

Real estate experts thought the tenants of New York City’s new One World Trade Center would be “global Fortune 500 companies” and “guys in suits.” But instead, many of the building’s tenants are smaller technology, media, and creative firms, according to Jordan Barowitz, an executive at the Durst Organisation, which […]
NYC’s new World Trade Center expected its offices to be full of ‘guys in suits’ — but I took a tour of the building and quickly saw that many of the actual tenants are very different
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Photos show how New York City built the Freedom Tower in the wake of 9/11

Fourteen years ago on the Fourth of July, New York City officials laid the cornerstone of what would soon become a major Manhattan landmark. With then-mayor Michael Bloomberg at his side, former New York governor George Pataki recited the inscription on the building’s first stone: “To honour and remember those […]
Photos show how New York City built the Freedom Tower in the wake of 9/11