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Tower 28, 42-12 28th Street

Between 42nd Road & Queens Plaza South

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Description of Tower 28

Tower 28, the tallest rental building in Queens and one of New York’s highest skyscrapers outside of Manhattan, rises 637 feet, counts 58 stories, and offers sweeping 360-degree panoramas from floor-to-ceiling windows and glass-railed balconies. Residents have access to amenities such as an indoor pool with a sauna, a sunlit fitness center, a children’s playroom, several roof decks, and a bar-equipped sky lounge. The building stands steps away from the Queens Plaza and Queensboro Plaza subway stations, which offer a five-minute ride to Manhattan. 


The nearby Queensboro Bridge opens in splendid view from the tower’s upper floors and allows for convenient access to Midtown by car, bike, or even on foot. Tower 28 stands in Long Island City’s bustling Court Square neighborhood, where a construction boom continues to bring new shops, restaurants and cultural venues on a constant basis. The building sits within walking distance of the parks along the East River waterfront, and offers convenient bike and subway access to vibrant nearby neighborhoods such as Sunnyside, Astoria, and Greenpoint in Brooklyn.

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Building Facts

  • Year Built 2017
    Building Type No Fee Rental
    Neighborhood Long Island City
  • Total Apartments 451
    Total Floors 58
    Doorman FT Doorman

Building Amenities

  • Attended Lobby
  • Concierge
  • FT Doorman
  • High-Rise
  • Post War
  • Resident Storage
  • Central AC
  • Pool
  • Rooftop Terrace
  • Elevator
  • Business Center
  • Party Room
  • Children's Playroom
  • Lounge
  • Fitness Center
  • Rooftop Terrace
  • On-Site Parking
  • In-Unit Washer/Dryer
  • Bike Room
  • Common Dining Room
  • Screening Room
  • Spa / Therapy Room
  • Terraces / Balconies

Carter Horsley's Review of Tower 28

Carter Horsley's Building Review
"This attractive, 58-story rental apartment tower at 42-12 28th Street in Long Island City has 451 apartments and opened in 2017.

It is known as Tower 28 and was designed by Hill West for Heatherwood Communities that erected a similar but shorter tower in 2013 nearby known as 27 on 27th." Read Carter's Full Review
  • Two blocks from Queens Plaza
  • Close to subway station
  • Impressive views
  • 24-hour doorman and security
  • 50-car garage
  • Business center
  • Media room
  • Observation deck
  • Fitness center with pool
  • Many apartments
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at Queens Plaza North and 27th 0.07 miles
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at Northern Blvd and 41st Ave 0.14 miles
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at Jackson Ave and 45th Ave 0.30 miles
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at 41st Ave 0.36 miles

Building Managed By

Heatherwood is a privately owned, family run company founded on the principles of exemplary service, striking design, and quality construction. For more than 50 years, Heatherwood has been committed to creating New York City rental communities to complement the natural beauty of NYC's boroughs. 

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Alternate Addresses

  • 28 on 28th
  • 42-15 27th Street
  • tower28

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