Constructed in 1931 as the City Bank Farmers Trust Building. At that time the building was the 4th tallest building in the world and it remained among the top ten tallest buildings in New York until 1970. The building was designed by the architectural firm of Cross and Cross. In 1996, the building was designated a City Landmark by the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission. Upon completion 20 Exchange Place will be converted into Downtown's finest luxury rental apartments, making it one of Lower Manhattan's tallest residential buildings to date.Lounge: Relax, Read, Play Billiards or entertain in the Vincent Cangelosi designed lounge.Sun Deck: Soak up the sun or just sit and enjoy the views.Gym: State-of-the-art cardio-and weight training equipment. Concierge offers personalized services that cater to today's urban household.Valet service at takes care of all laundry, dry cleaning and housekeeping.The in-house concierge is perfect for organizing recreational activities, from restaurant reservation and theater tickets to transportation and travel arrangements.Package services ensure the receipt and care of important and eagerly awaited deliveries.