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Hines Office Tower

50 Sixth Street South

This 27-story office tower was developed on the northwest corner of Sixth Street and Nicollet Mall. The building was constructed with a granite and marble exterior and features a two-story atrium design with 30,000 square feet of supportive retail space on the street and skyway levels. Dorsey & Whitney law firm and Fallon Mcelligott are major anchor tenants. The city participation in this project involved assembling the site for redevelopment.


Hines Interests (Sixth and Nicollet L.L.C)



City Investment: 

Site assembly

Total Development Cost: 

$140 million

Building Size:            

850,000-900,000 square feet

Projected Real Estate Taxes: 

$4.5 million annually

Jobs Created/Retained: 

800-900 retained, 200-300 created

Renovation began: 

Summer 1999




CPED Project Coordinator Beth Grosen (612) 673-5002.

Information subject to change.

January 2008

Last updated Oct 28, 2011