Head of the Pack

Samsung Nears Deal to Lease Entire 837 Washington Street

837 Washington Street

Samsung Electronics has pulled ahead of Facebook, Google and Ferrari in negotiations to lease an entire Meatpacking District building across the street from the High Line and the future Whitney Museum, sources close to the negotiations told Commercial Observer.

The asking rent on the ground floor at the glass building, at 837 Washington Street between Little West 12th and 13th Streets, is $500 per square foot, one of the sources said. Read More

Zoning Approvals

837 Washington Street Development Close to Getting Zoning Approval

The proposed 837 Washington Street

A joint Meatpacking District development by Taconic Investment Partners and Thor Equities is slated to receive zoning approvals from the New York City Department of Buildings, according to city records.

The proposed 55,000-square-foot development at 837 Washington Street will create 28,000 square feet of retail space and 27,000 square feet of office space at the former site of a 1930s factory building. Read More