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1700 Pacific Avenue
1700 Pacific northside.jpg
Former names First City Centre
General information
Type Commercial offices
Location 1700 Pacific Avenue
Dallas, Texas
Coordinates 32°46′56″N 96°47′48″W / 32.7823°N 96.7966°W / 32.7823; -96.7966
Construction started 1981
Completed 1983
Owner Berkeley First City L.P.
Management Lincoln Property Company
Roof 199 m (653 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 49
Floor area 124,932 m2 (1,344,760 sq ft)
Design and construction
Architect WZMH Architects
Developer Cadillac-Fairview

1700 Pacific is a skyscraper located at 1700 Pacific Avenue in the City Center District of Dallas, Texas. The building rises 655 feet (132 meters) and contains 49 floors of office space. It is currently the seventh tallest building in the city and was the second tallest in the city when it was completed in 1983, trailing only Renaissance Tower.

The land on which 1700 Pacific sits was once two triangular blocks separated by Live Oak Street. In 1977 one of the triangular blocks was purchased by Dallas Transit Board for a major transit interchange on a proposed underground transit system

The architect for the Tower was WZMH Architects. Berkeley First City L.P. first owned the building while Jones Lang LaSalle leased the building. Now, the current owner is Olymbec, who also manages the leasing. Olymbec is responsible for renovations throughout the building in 2016.

In 2008 Jones Lang LaSalle announced that a 25,000 square feet (2,300 m2) fitness center named "Elevation" would move into 1700 Pacific.

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