Beth Israel Medical Center signed a 15-year, 98,913-square-foot lease extension at 111 Eighth Avenue, the 2.9-million-square-foot Chelsea building owned by Google.
Robert Martin and Barbara Winter of Jones Lang LaSalle represented the tenant. Google was represented by Matthew Weir of Taconic Investment Partners along with Kenneth Rapp, David Hollander and Doug Lehman of CBRE.
Avantus Renal Therapy has signed a 15-year, 23,000-square-foot at 1361 Amsterdam Avenue, a 130,000-square-foot, 5-story office building in the Manhattanville section of Harlem.
The kidney dialysis company — part of largest kidney dialysis corporation in the country — is building out the entire 2nd floor and a portion of the ground floor, where a separate entrance and reception area will be located, said Arthur Draznin, an executive managing director with Newmark Grubb Knight Frank who represented owner Janus Properties.