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Amazon to Create 2,000 Jobs in NYC

Amazon, one of the world’s top Internet companies, announced plans to create 2,000 jobs at the Lord & Taylor building on Fifth Avenue. Amazon acquired the building this year from WeWork, which was the former flagship store of the Lord & Taylor department store chain. The company plans to open a new 630,000 square foot […]

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Facebook to Lease Farley Post Office Building

NEW YORK — Vornado Realty Trust announced that Facebook has leased 730,000 square feet comprising all of the office space at The Farley Building across from Penn Station. Facebook Inc. operates popular social networks Facebook, Instagram and messaging service WhatsApp. The Farley Building is a cornerstone of Vornado’s new PENN DISTRICT, where Vornado owns 10 […]

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AIG to Move Headquarters to Midtown Manhattan

NEW YORK — The insurance company American International Group (AIG) announced plans to relocate its headquarters in New York City from 175 Water St. in lower Manhattan to 1271 Avenue of the Americas (photo above) in Midtown, where it will occupy 8 floors and 325,000 square feet. The Company will also consolidate its remaining New […]

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Concord Music Signs Lease at 250 W. 57th St.

NEW YORK– Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. (ESRT) announced that Concord Music Group, Inc. — a leader in the development, management, and acquisition of sound recordings, music publishing, and theatrical performance rights — has signed a long-term lease for 46,329 square feet of office space at its building on 250 West 57th Street in midtown […]

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Amazon Signs Office Lease at 410 Tenth Avenue

Amazon, one of the nation’s largest Internet companies, has signed a new lease for 335,000 square feet of office space with SL Green at 410 Tenth Avenue. Earlier this year, Amazon pulled out of a deal to build a second company headquarters in Long Island CIty due to political and residential opposition. Amazon is the […]

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Facebook Signs for 1.5 Million Square Feet at Hudson Yards

Facebook, which operates the world’s largest social network, has signed a mega lease with Related Companies and Oxford Properties for over 1.5 million square feet of office space at its sprawling Hudson Yards complex on the East Side of Manhattan. The leasing deal is one of the largest ever for Manhattan offfice space and covers […]

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LinkedIn Expands for Eighth Time at Empire State Building

NEW YORK – Empire State Realty Trust announced that business networking site LinkedIn has signed its eighth expansion lease at the Empire State Building, adding three and a half floors and 188,653 square feet to its current campus. Since 2011, LinkedIn has grown to 501,600 square feet in total at the Empire State Building. The […]

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Accuweather Relocating NY Office to 7 WTC

Digital media company AccuWeather is planning an expansion and relocation of its offices in New York City from Rockefeller Center to Lower Manhattan’s financial district. The offices are located at 7 World Trade Center (WTC), 250 Greenwich Street, on the 32nd floor and represent nearly a doubling of the space AccuWeather formerly occupied in Rockefeller […]

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Related Buys WarnerMedia Office Space for $2.2 Billion

Related Companies is purchasing 1.5 million square feet of office space owned by WarnerMedia at 30 Hudson Yards for $2.2 billion. An affiliate of Related Companies, the developer of Hudson Yards, has entered into a contract to purchase WarnerMedia’s approximately 1.5 million square foot office. WarnerMedia is the former Time Warner before it was acquired […]

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Hudson River Trading Moving to 3 WTC

NEW YORK – Hudson River Trading is moving from 4 World Trade Center to new space at 3 World Trade Center, which opened last June. Silverstein Properties Chairman Larry Silverstein announced HRT has signed a lease with Hudson River Trading (HRT) for 136,000 square feet of office space at 3 WTC. Founded in 2002, HRT […]