Tokyo High-Rise Opens for Business
Tokyo, Japan 1 November 2019
At a height of 230 meters, the 46-story Shibuya Scramble Square has officially opened.
The design architects of the building were Nihon Sekkei, Kengo Kuma & Associates, and SANAA Architects.
The first 14 floors and two basements will have 213 retailers, and floors 17 to 45 will contain office space. Major office tenants include tech-related companies CyberAgent and Mixi. The total office space of 73,00 square meters is the largest to be supplied in the Shibuya region.
Viewing platforms are located on the 14th, 45th and 46th floors, offering sweeping views of Yoyogi Park, Mount Fuji and the hectic Shibuya crossing below.
By 2028, the 61-meter Shibuya Scramble Square Center and the 76-meter West Building are to be completed as part of the Shibuya Station District Redevelopment.
For more on this story, go to Japan Property Central.