Global Advisory Firm Inks Deal at SL Green’s 1350 Avenue of the Americas


Global advisory and investment banking firm Seabury Advisors Holdings LLC has signed a seven-year lease renewal covering 13,065 square feet across the entire 25th floor at SL Green Realty Corp.‘s 1350 Avenue of the Americas, Commercial Observer has learned.

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1350 Avenue of the Americas.

The 35-story, 595,000-square-foot tower is situated in the heart of the Plaza District, offering sweeping Central Park views.

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“We were delighted that Seabury elected to extend its tenancy with us,” said Steven Durels, executive vice president and director of leasing and real property for SL Green, in a statement sent to Commercial Observer. “There is no better testament to [a building’s] desirability than when a highly respected tenant decides to renew its lease.”

Augustus Field IV and David McBride from Cushman & Wakefield (CWK) represented Seabury, while Howard Tenenbaum and Gary Rosen represented SL Green in-house.

The building was recognized by BOMA in 2010 as the Operating Building of the Year and serves clients in industries including aerospace, automotive, aviation, cargo/logistics, financial services, hospitality, insurance, manufacturing and maritime/offshore oil. A 2008 renovation outfitted the building with a new lobby and entrance, new restrooms, corridors and an in-building restaurant

Amazon, Highbridge Capital, Kane Kessler, P. Schoenfeld Asset Management and Rothstein Kass are among the buildings other tenants.

Seabury previously a subleased the space from MGM. Asking rents were $75 per square foot.