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  • Michael Bloomberg and 919 Third Avenue in Midtown

    Michael Bloomberg and 919 Third Avenue in Midtown

    Bloomberg LP is expanding into 919 Third Avenue, where it inked a lease for 150,000 square feet of office space.

    The 47-story building, owned by SL Green, is nearby its corporate headquarters at 731 Lexington Avenue and expansion space that it took several years ago at 120 Park Avenue. [more]

  • From left: 919 Third Avenue, 909 Third Avenue and Interpublic Group CEO Michael Roth

    Vornado Realty Trust has scored a major coup for its struggling office building at 909 Third Avenue, securing one of Mitdown’s biggest leases of the summer. According to the New York Observer, a group of Interpublic Group agencies, including well-known public relations firm Weber Shandwick, have inked a deal for 220,000 square feet at the office property. [more]

  • The total amount of new commercial debt issued in the city’s three most
    populous boroughs fell slightly in the first half of the year compared with the
    same period in 2010, new data provided by to The Real Deal
    shows, even as commercial sales have rebounded strongly from the recession.
    There were $5.2 billion in new commercial mortgages filed with the city through
    June 27 of this year for Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens. That’s down 7 percent
    from the same six-month period in 2010, when $5.6 billion in new mortgages
    were inked, but up from the first half of 2009, when $4.8 billion in new mortgages
    were filed (see chart above).
    The anemic rate over the past three years represents an approximately 60
    percent decline from the level of the $13.2 billion in new mortgages filed in the
    first half of 2008.
    In contrast, investment sales in the five boroughs fell from $19 billion in 2008 to
    $4 billion in 2009, then rebounded to $12 billion in 2010, data from investment
    sales firm Massey Knakal Realty Services shows (see chart comparing mortgage and sales data after the jump). … [more]