1290 Avenue of the Americas

One of the most distinguished corporate addresses in New York City, it comes as no surprise that 1290 Avenue of the Americas is home to many notable tenants, as well as LEED–EB: OM Silver certification.

Also known as the AXA Financial Center, 1290 Avenue of the Americas features an imposing gridded glass curtain wall. The International Style tower’s 2 million square feet of Class A office space includes Cushman & Wakefield’s world headquarters, which is certified Silver under LEED for Commercial Interiors.

An addition to Vornado’s ever greener portfolio, 1290 Avenue of the Americas also features a Silver LEED certification under Existing Buildings: Operations & Maintenance, implementing renowned Vornado building performance practices such as electronic waste recycling, green cleaning, and tenant education programs for more conscious energy consumption.

With an Energy Star rating of 75 – and coupled with its tenant education programs – 1290 Avenue of the Americas’ tenants are positioned for higher quality work spaces and, importantly, greater cost savings. And as one of the most distinguished corporate addresses in New York City, it comes as no surprise that 1290 Avenue of the Americas includes many notable tenants such as AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company, Bryan Cave, Microsoft, and Warner Music Group.

Address
1290 6th Ave, New York, New York  
Submarket
Rockefeller Center 
Certifications
LEED–EB: OM, Silver; Energy Star 
Stories
43 
Owner
Vornado Realty Trust 
Architect
Harrison & Abramovitz; Emery Roth & Sons 
Year Built
1963 
Square Footage
2 million square feet 
Notes
Earned Energy Star in 2009 with score of 75 

Features

  • Building Management System
  • Electronic Waste Recycling
  • Green Cleaning
  • Tenant Education Program