Google, once the contract goes through, will soon be the proud owner of an entire New York City block. The tech giant is in the process of finalizing a $1.8 billion deal to purchase 111 Eighth Ave., which already houses the companies New York offices (along with offices for Lifetime, barnesandnoble.com, Nike and Deutsch advertising and more). The building boasts 2.9 million square feet of office space—more than the Empire State Building!