An underutilized downtown tower is on its way towards getting a mix of new uses. Hamister Hospitality has started work to convert the circa-1959 Tishman Building on Lafayette Square into residential, hotel and office space. The building had struggled to attract tenants since National Fuel moved out in 2003 and was purchased by Hamister late last year.
A Hilton Garden Inn will occupy the first 14 floors. There will be three floors of apartments above the hotel