Lease Beat

StyleCaster Celebrates Fifth Birthday with Relocation

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StyleCaster Media Group, a fashion and beauty media company that publishes StyleCaster.com as well as Beauty High, Daily Makeover and The Vivant, has marked its fifth birthday by signing a 10-year lease for 23,430 square feet, the entire 11th floor, at 440 Ninth Avenue, The Commercial Observer has learned. Asking rent was in the high-$40s per square foot.

“In the past year we have tripled our company size, doubled our revenues and brought on more team members,” said Meghan Cross, director of communications. “We’re celebrating our hyper growth by moving.” Read More

Codecademy Opens its First Office at 49 West 27th Street

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Codecademy, an online educational platform that offers free coding classes and counts Mayor Michael Bloomberg among its subscribers, is opening its first office on the entire fourth floor of 49 West 27th Street, between Avenue of the Americas and Broadway. The company inked a five-year lease for 8,700 square feet in the building at a rent in the high $30s per square foot. Read More