Compass for The Cardinal Building
TheCardinal Building
in Long Island City

21-01 51st Avenue

Long Island City, New York

Three-story, 62,701 RSF commercial office building

Roof deck available with views of Midtown Manhattan & elevator access

Private outdoor garden patio in rear of building

Large building signage available seen from LIE

Five minute walk to 7, G & LIRR train stations


Center of the Boroughs

Lic Facts

2018 - 2020 Market Statistics


  • 106,000+ employees
    106,000+ employees
  • 33 operating hotels
    33 operating hotels
  • 6,600+ businesses
    6,600+ businesses
  • 30 hotels in planning/ construction
    30 hotels in planning/ construction
  • 8M SF existing
    8M SF existing
  • 325k+ SF existing retail
    325k+ SF existing retail
  • 5.3M SF additional office by 2020
    5.3M SF additional office by 2020
  • 508k+ SF additional retail by 2020
    508k+ SF additional retail by 2020


  • 170,000+ residents
    170,000+ residents
  • 14,100+ existing residential units
    14,100+ existing residential units
  • 19,100+ units in planning/ construction
    19,100+ units in planning/ construction
  • 50,000+ students at higher education institutions
    50,000+ students at higher education institutions


39+ Arts, Cultural Institutions, Venues
150+ Restaurants, Bars, Cafes
10+ Summer Event Series
5 Waterfront Parks

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Direct access to Midtown Manhattan, Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens & Long Island

7 Subway Lines
15 Bus Lines
50+ Citibike Stations
1 NYC Ferry Service
2 LIRR Stations
2 Airports (LGA & JFK)

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Pepsi SignGreen Space

Lic’s Green Space

Gantry Plaza State Park

Gantry Plaza is a 12-acre state park on the East River in the Hunters Point section of Long Island.

Home to the famous Pepsi Cola and Long Island signs, Gantry is less than a mile from the Cardinal Building – making it the ideal leisure lunch spot or after work stroll along the manicured gardens.

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Green Space


Test Fit

The Cardinal Building offers innovative layouts that are designed for productivity, efficiency, and collaboration. The Design Build Program allows tenants to work directly with the building's architect to create a custom workspace.See AvailabilityThe Cardinal Building unfurnished

Work Space

Windowed workstation seating for up to 150 peopleSee AvailabilityA creative conference room

Conference Space

3 executive boardrooms / 3 conference rooms / 11 break-out roomsSee AvailabilityA glass-walled conference room


Savings per SF

New York City offers tax breaks, rent credits and other incentives for qualifying businesses to expand beyond Manhattan and into one of NYC’s eight central Business Districts, including Long Island City.

No Commercial Rent Tax!

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The Kaufman Organization

Kaufman Organization
Leasing Agent
Lee and Associates
Kenneth Salzman
Corey Horowitz
Seth Rosen
Managing Agent
Grant Greenspan

Contact Us

Have a question about the building or want to talk to a leasing agent? You can contact one of our leasing agents directly or by completing our contact form.