Midtown East is famous for its landmark buildings and architectural masterpieces, ranging from beautiful townhouses to soaring skyscrapers. Midtown East architecture features everything from new condominiums to the most traditional brownstones. Sutton Place and Beekman Place offer townhouses and landmark buildings. Many condos and co-ops are skyscrapers with open city views. Some of the layouts are loft-like with oversized windows highlighting the spectacular views.
Midtown East is one of the liveliest business sections in the city. This area is home to the United Nations headquarters overlooking the East River. The center of Midtown East is Grand Central Station, which is beautifully renovated and lined with shops and restaurants. There are numerous delicious restaurants, alluring shops and jazzy local bars that create an energetic nightlife.