Daily News moving to FiDi

July 19, 2010 03:30PM

Mortimer Zuckerman and 450 West 33rd Street (building photo source: PropertyShark)

Mortimer Zuckerman’s New York Daily News and U.S. News & World
Report Media Group are officially moving to the Financial District with
a 100,000-square-foot lease at Harbor Group International’s 4 New York
Plaza, the companies announced today. The publications are currently
housed at 450 West 33rd Street, in the Far West Side area known as
Hudson Yards, and will take two full floors at the 25-story office
tower that also houses JPMorgan Chase. When news of a possible Daily News deal
at the building broke, the Post reported that the paper would likely be
paying just $25 per square foot for the space after landlord concession
of two years’ free rent. Harbor Group acquired 4 New York Plaza six
months ago. American Media, which owns the National Enquirer and Star
magazine, is also reportedly moving into two floors at the Downtown
building. TRD