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Environmental Defense Fund Renews 44,000 SF at 257 Park Avenue South

257 Park Ave South

The non-profit Environmental Defense Fund has signed a long-term renewal for 44,010 square feet at The Feil Organization’s 257 Park Avenue South, the company announced today.

The EDF plans to implement several sustainability features in its new space at the building, which features brick masonry and terracotta adorned by gargoyles and Art Deco graphics.

“This is the perfect site and perfect building for the Fund to be in,” said Robert Fisher, director of commercial leasing for Feil, the building owner and manager, in a statement.  Mr. Fisher represented ownership with Brian Feil, the firm’s vice president of leasing.

“We have a great location near Union Square and Gramercy Park and 13.5-foot ceilings that offer extraordinary amounts of natural light and spectacular views of Gramercy Park,” Mr. Fisher added. Read More