By signing a term sheet last week for 300,000 square feet, the General Services Administration has vaulted the LEED Gold-hopeful 1 World Trade Center past the critical 50 percent-leased threshold.
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It’s anecdotal, of course, but LEED-certified buildings are replete in Collier’s list of New York City’s largest office leases signed during the first quarter of 2009.
The Chinese real estate investment firm Beijing Vantone Industrial Co., Ltd. has formally signed its 20-year, 190,000-square-foot lease with the Port Authority at the LEED Gold-hopeful 1 World Trade Center.
It’s both symbolic and important: the LEED Gold-hopeful Freedom Tower has secured its first lease with a Chinese real estate company for nearly 200,000 square feet of office space.
With $2 billion in construction contracts already on the street for the $20 billion redevelopment of the World Trade Center site, Larry Silverstein calls the project a “freight train – the only way to stop it will be when all of the [LEED Gold] buildings are complete.”