DAILY NEWS --Nordstrom Tower in Midtown will be world's tallest residential building

Extell Development's proposed tower will rise to 1,775 feet at 227 W. 57th St., taller than the Empire State Building and slightly under 1 World Trade Center.

Start craning the necks — a new Midtown condo tower is slated to be the tallest residential building in the world.

The Nordstrom Tower, at 227 W. 57th St., will rise to a whopping 1,775 feet at its spire, making it just a foot shorter than 1 World Trade Center, the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere.

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