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Silverstein may start building final WTC tower without signed tenant

Larry Silverstein of Silverstein Properties Inc., the developer behind World Trade Center 3, 4, and 7, told interviewers that 2 World Trade Center could be built on spec, saying, “For all intents and purposes, it wouldn’t be a bad idea to start on Tower 2 because it won’t be finished until about 2022, 2023.”

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Lower Manhattan’s boom continues — for now

According to the Downtown Alliance’s third-quarter Manhattan real estate report, finance’s hold on Lower Manhattan has loosened and the area now hosts a wide variety of companies. Media, tech, and advertising have three times the presence they used to have. Hotels and residences are expanding. There is currently a 12% overall vacancy rate in Lower […]

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Rebuilding confidence: the design, safety, and security of One World Trade Center

A detailed feature in Architect Magazine discusses the safety of high-rise buildings, with special emphasis on the new World Trade Center. Author Gideon Fink Shapiro has written an extensive article, including videos, detailing the safety features of the buildings.

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