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Old July 13th, 2012, 01:02 PM   #12141
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"...Asked when the flats would go on sale and at what price, he replied: "We are holding back on selling or leasing for some time. We want to evaluate the impact of the building before we make those decisions." Some reports suggested it was perhaps prospective buyers – some of whom would spend much of the time above the clouds – who were being selective..."
Above the clouds? Does London really have low clouds/fog, or these guys just think 309 meters is some kind of out-of-this-world height?
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Old July 14th, 2012, 06:20 AM   #12142
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Old July 14th, 2012, 08:29 AM   #12143
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It's beautiful, much nicer than Freedom Tower in New York.
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Old July 14th, 2012, 09:12 AM   #12144
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Old July 14th, 2012, 02:14 PM   #12145
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Nice first picture. Cool how the shard is holding the moon
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Old July 14th, 2012, 02:51 PM   #12146
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I'm trying to post a picture on this site and it seems rather difficult and suggestions?
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Old July 14th, 2012, 06:05 PM   #12147
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I find he new WTC a very bland design.
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Old July 14th, 2012, 07:09 PM   #12148
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from that angle it looks like the seoul lotte tower.
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Old July 15th, 2012, 09:06 AM   #12149
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Old July 15th, 2012, 12:31 PM   #12150
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Old July 15th, 2012, 01:43 PM   #12151
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Old July 15th, 2012, 01:57 PM   #12152
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Old July 16th, 2012, 01:38 AM   #12153
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Old July 16th, 2012, 08:07 PM   #12154
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Old July 16th, 2012, 11:15 PM   #12155
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Last pic is very cool London sandwiched between two layers of nice texture...
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Old July 17th, 2012, 06:47 PM   #12157
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Old July 17th, 2012, 11:29 PM   #12158
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A few snaps taken this evening

Three pics of the hoist platform on St Thomas Street, which seems to be finished with now




The lower level hoist has been dismantled.






BMU out doing something on the south side






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and the view up the building while riding it

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Old July 18th, 2012, 06:32 AM   #12159
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Old July 18th, 2012, 06:45 AM   #12160
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This is a truly beautiful building.
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