C&W Tapped as Exclusive Leasing Agent for 199 Water Street


Jack Resnick & Sons has selected Cushman & Wakefield as the exclusive leasing agent for One Seaport Plaza at 199 Water Street, it was announced today.

A C&W team comprised of John Cefaly, Andrew Peretz, Robert Constable, Gregory Scott, Joseph Harkins and Courtney Adham will work alongside Resnick’s leasing team, led by Brett Greenberg and Dennis Brady.

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one seaport pic 1 C&W Tapped as Exclusive Leasing Agent for 199 Water Street“One Seaport Plaza is exceptional in the quality of its design and site configuration, with its expansive near column-free spacing providing efficient densities and abundant natural light that can accommodate the most stringent contemporary or traditional uses,” said Mr. Cefaly, executive vice chairman, in a prepared statement.

One Seaport Plaza is currently undergoing a lobby and elevator modernization program which includes infrastructure enhancements and added amenities. The building boasts 70,000 square feet of availability on the 14th and 15th floors. A further 300,000 square foot block of availability in the building’s high rise is anticipated to be available shortly.

“Cushman & Wakefield was the broker when we purchased the land and was our rental agent when we opened 199 Water in 1984; they played an integral role in the initial successful lease up,” said Burt Resnick, chief executive officer of Jack Resnick & Sons. “With a large block of leases expiring at the end of 2014 we look forward to working with them again.”

The 35-story, 1.1 million-square-foot office tower was built by Jack Resnick & Sons in 1984. Major tenants at the property include AON Service Corp., BGC Partners and Tullett Prebon Americas.

C&W did not immediately return requests for comment. Neither Mr. Greenberg nor Mr. Brady of Jack Resnick & Sons could be immediately reached.