First Chinese Presbyterian Community Affairs has signed a 10-year, 8,600-square-foot lease at 30 Broad Street in the Financial District.
Marc Shapses and Nancy Weinstein of Studley represented the tenant, a faith-based nonprofit organization. Richard Doolittle and John P. Howard of Murray Hill Properties represented the landlord, Gotham Realty Holdings. Asking rents were $34 per square foot.
First Chinese will move into a a pre-built and fully furnished space in the 431,502-square-foot, 46-story Art Deco building located just 200 feet from the New York Stock Exchange. Neighboring tenants will include Skygroup Realty, a residential brokerage firm that last December signed for 2,340 square feet at 30 Broad Street.
By Design has signed a 21,711-square-foot lease at 1441 Broadway, a building owned by real estate tycoon Leon Charney.
The company takes a full floor in the building, in a space formerly occupied by Fifth and Pacific Companies (formerly Liz Claiborne Inc.), which will double as an office space and showroom.
“We’re glad to have them and we’ve almost backfilled all the space in the building – they’re a welcome addition,” said Bruce Block, Mr. Charney’s right hand man at L.H. Charney & Associates, the building ownership. “They’re in the apparel and fashion industry and our building is predominately fashion. They will be able to use some of the existing build-out space on the floor.”
Fine fashion accessories importer, Ruyi Design and Mancufacture Inc., made a move to a higher floor with more space at 1410 Broadway. The company’s new 12th floor home triples the space it had while on the fifth floor, bringing its total footprint to 3,480 square feet as part of an eight-year lease.
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Residential brokerage Skygroup Realty has signed a seven-year lease for 2,340 square feet in the The New York Stock Exchange Building at 30 Broad Street, The Commercial Observer has learned.
The firm relocated to the 26th floor of the building from its previous location at 350 Broadway.
“The tenant runs a successful brokerage firm downtown and they needed to expand into a prebuilt space ASAP,” said Daniel Lolai of Murray Hill Properties, who represented SkyGroup Realty. “It was very important for them to have minimal downtime when moving so 30 broad was the perfect match… Skygroup Realty deserves it. It’s a great firm with honest people and they are growing quickly.”
Mainstream Swimsuits Inc. has inked a deal at 1441 Broadway in the Garment District.
The swimwear designer will be taking 10,100 square feet on the 8th floor of the building. The company is most known for their Miraclesuit which makes wearers appear slimmer.
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Jay Suites will be taking a lease in L.H. Charney Associates Inc’s 1441 Broadway.
The full service business center provider has signed for a new 21,711 square foot office in the building. The asking rent was $46 per square foot.
Senior executive managing director, Richard Doolittle, of Murray Hill Partners represented both parties in the Read More