Federated Tower

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Federated Tower
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Federated Tower, rising above the David L. Lawrence Convention Center
General information
Type Office
Location 1001 Liberty Avenue
Coordinates 40°26′40″N 79°59′39″W / 40.44444°N 79.99417°W / 40.44444; -79.99417Coordinates: 40°26′40″N 79°59′39″W / 40.44444°N 79.99417°W / 40.44444; -79.99417
Completed 1982
Owner Starwood Capital Group
Management Starwood Capital Group
Height
Roof 358 ft (109 m)
Technical details
Floor count 27
Floor area 526,000 sq. ft.

Federated Tower is a 358 ft (109m) tall skyscraper in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It was completed in 1982 and has 27 floors and has 526,000 square feet of space. It is the 16th tallest building in the city and houses the corporate headquarters of Federated Investors.

Forest City Enterprises purchased the building in 1986.[1] In August 2013, the Liberty Center, which includes the Federated Tower and the Westin Convention Center Hotel was sold by Forest City Enterprises to Starwood Capital Group for $135 million.[2][3]

On February 18, 2014 the tower opened the newly relocated downtown Post Office on the lobby floor.[4]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Belko, Mark (3 January 2013), "Station Square, Downtown Pittsburgh tower for sale", Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh) 
  2. ^ "Forest City completes sale of Liberty Center complex in Pittsburgh" (Press release). PR Newswire. 2 Aug 2013. Retrieved 8 Aug 2013. 
  3. ^ Belko, Mark (22 January 2013), "Liberty Center and Westin hotel up for sale", Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh) 
  4. ^ http://about.usps.com/news/state-releases/pa/2014/pa_2014_0212.htm
Preceded by
11 Stanwix Street
Pittsburgh Skyscrapers by Height
358 feet (109 m)
27 floors
Succeeded by
Three PNC Plaza
Preceded by
Two PNC Plaza
Pittsburgh Skyscrapers by Year of Completion
1982
Succeeded by
BNY Mellon Center