Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Lotte World Tower

554.5 m / 1,819 ft

2

Three International Finance Center

284 m / 932 ft

3

Hwaseong Dongtan Metapolis 101

248.7 m / 816 ft

4

Hwaseong Dongtan Metapolis 104

247.4 m / 812 ft

5

The First World Tower 1

236.6 m / 776 ft

6

The First World Tower 2

236.6 m / 776 ft

7

The First World Tower 3

236.6 m / 776 ft

8

The First World Tower 4

236.6 m / 776 ft

9

Hwaseong Dongtan Metapolis 102

223.8 m / 734 ft

10

Hwaseong Dongtan Metapolis 103

203.2 m / 667 ft

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

26 October 2015

Challenges and Opportunities for Structural Design of the 123-Story Jamsil Lotte World Tower

The Jamsil Lotte World Tower, a high-rise component of the 2nd Lotte World Amusement Complex, is being constructed at Jamsil, Seoul, Korea. This 123-story building...

Research

26 October 2015

Challenges and Opportunities for the Structural Design of the 123-Story Jamsil Lotte World Tower

The Jamsil Lotte World Tower, a high-rise component of the 2nd Lotte World Amusement Complex, is being constructed at Jamsil, Seoul, Korea. This 123-story building...

Global News

28 February 2019

Regulatory Hurdles Cleared for Seoul’s Next Tallest Building

The administrative procedures have been completed to erect what could be the new tallest building in Korea, after Hyundai Motor Group applied for the construction...

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

13 Years

Most Common Function*

Residential (63%), 12 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete (69%), 9 Buildings

* Based on 150 m+ buildings currently in the database.

Total: 19 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 13 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

*Based on 19 Completed & Under Construction Buildings

Building Completions Timeline

 

Construction Time Chart

NOTE: Construction start time is not available for all buildings. The average construction time is only displayed if there is three or more buildings with construction start and complete data in that year.