1120 Avenue of the Americas, also known as The Hippodrome Center, Midtown Manhattan.

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Address: 1120 Avenue of the Americas Class: A
Cross Streets: Fifth & Sixth Avenues Size: 680,000 SF
Year built: 1954 Architect: Kahn & Jacobs

The office and garage building located at 1120 Avenue of the Americas in Midtown Manhattan is also known as The Hippodrome Center. It was completed in two phases in the 1950s and replaced the former Hippodrome Theater located at the address from 1905 to 1939. The theater was dubbed the largest in the world, with a seating capacity of 5,300. It closed down in 1939 and was demolished to make way for an office building, acquired by Edison Properties in 1978.

Designed by Kahn & Jacobs, the building consists of high-quality office space for lease and an oversized parking garage known as the Edison Parkfast. The Hippodrome Center was completely renovated from 2006 to 2014 and today houses various high-profile office tenants in the very heart of Manhattan.

680 KSF of Class A Times Square Office Space

The Hippodrome Center at 1120 Avenue of the Americas offers roughly 680,000 square feet of Class A Times Square office space for rent, as well as 20,000 square feet of retail space. The 21-story building is owned and managed by Edison Properties and was completely renovated in 2014.

The property consists of small, pre-built offices and suites ranging from 1,000 to 5,500 square feet. It incorporates amenities such as 24-hour in-house security, on-site cleaners, and the 24/7 Edison Parkfast garage. There is also a two-story lobby, perfect for corporate events, and state-of-the-art conference spaces that can house up to 40 people. The ground floor houses retailers such as Gregory’s Coffee, AT&T, and FedEx.

Getting to and from 1120 Avenue of the Americas

1120 Avenue of the Americas is conveniently located in the Times Square submarket of Midtown Manhattan, close to Grand Central Terminal, Penn Station, and the Port Authority Bus Terminal. Those working in the building consequently have easy access to many transportation options, including the B, D, F, and M MTA trains.

Who is renting office space at 1120 Avenue of the Americas?

1120 Avenue of the Americas is home to various high-profile office and retail tenants. Notable companies renting office space in the building include Chase, BBC Studios, Citizen Watch Company of America, ElevatedNY, TD Bank, Quantcast, and Sojitz Corporation of America. Retail tenants include Gregory’s Coffee, AT&T, FedEx, Proper Foods, Fidelity, and Hippodrome Cleaners.

How much is the rent price for office space at 1120 Avenue of the Americas?

Office asking rents at 1120 Avenue of the Americas start at $80 per square foot, but rates may vary depending on the terms and the size of the lease. The Class A building offers all the modern amenities office tenants look for nowadays at a competitive price compared to other Midtown submarkets like Hudson Yards or the Plaza District. What’s more, it offers easy access to public transportation, as well as plenty of covered parking spaces on site.

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Building Location & Nearby Public Transportation

Nearby Transportation


42nd Street–Bryant Park - 5 minutes Walk
Times Square - 4 minutes Walk
42nd Street–Times Square - 5 minutes Walk
47th–50th Streets–Rockefeller Center - 4 minutes Walk
5th Avenue (7N) - 5 minutes Walk
49th Street (NR) - 8 minutes Walk


West 42nd Street & 7th Avenue - 6 minutes Walk
West 42nd Street/Broadway - 5 minutes Walk
West 49th Street/Avenue of the Americas - 8 minutes Walk
East 49th Street/5th Avenue - 8 minutes Walk
5th Avenue & West 44th Street - 4 minutes Walk
5th Avenue & West 42nd Street - 5 minutes Walk

Important Information

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