CarbonNeutral’s new 5000-square-foot space at the Mercantile Building is more than double the size of its old home at 527 Madison Avenue. Asking rents for the space were $40 per square foot; the Lansco Corporation represented CarbonNeutral and Newmark Knight Frank the sublessor.
The stock trading company Instinet’s pending deal at 1095 Sixth Avenue is important to consider from a variety of commercial real estate perspectives.
7 World Trade Center is 83-percent leased as demand for space at New York City’s first LEED Gold-certified office building persists.
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.
We review the 50 largest Manhattan office leases from 2008 by highlighting those that were signed for space in LEED- or Energy Star-rated buildings.
Perhaps it’s anecdotal, but SL Green’s $72 million capital investment in 100 Park Avenue is paying dividends: a Wells Fargo subsidiary has indicated it was attracted to the tower’s pending LEED Silver certification after agreeing to a major lease.
Let’s check in on some recent leasing activity at two of Manhattan’s highest profile new commercial office buildings, both of which are pursuing LEED ratings and commanding Class A rents.
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.
The Brooklyn Navy Yard’s Perry Building is slated for LEED-CS Silver and will also include a photovoltaic and wind power pilot program.