Bank Leumi USA has inked a 20-year lease for more than a third of the space inside the 579 Fifth Avenue, the New York Observer reported. The bank, now in the Graybar Building on Lexington Avenue, will occupy 60,000 square feet of the 150,000-square-foot building; the space is on the second, third, fifth, sixth and seventh floors of the 17-story tower. [more]
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Axel Stawski’s 579 Fifth Avenue has undergone a quiet, yet transformational, renovation. And its new look provides some insight into the building’s future use. It looks like the property, now reportedly home to small jewelers and a bank, is looking to attract tenants in search of full-floor spaces, as well as to fashion retailers.
Changes include work to the façade, once clad in horizontal white bricks. It now boasts a shiny low-iron glass cover with a Polar White interlayer. A limestone slab that runs vertical from the edge of the façade has been remade into a continuous glass corner for offices. [more]