Jonathan Butler’s Crown Heights commercial complex begins leasing today

July 29, 2013 02:00PM

Office leasing kicked off today at 1000 Dean Street, the 140,000-square foot commercial complex in Crown Heights jointly developed by’s Jonathan Butler, BFC Partners and Goldman Sachs Urban Investment Group, the developers said in a release.

The newly-developed complex, designed by architect Annabelle Selldorf, offers rentable spaces between 500 and 32,000 square feet.

The complex is designed for artisans, creative companies, technology firms, not-for-profits and artists in the Crown Heights area.

“As demand for affordable office space continues to ripple out beyond Brooklyn’s Tech Triangle, we are excited to be part of the exciting revitalization of the borough of Brooklyn,” said Joseph Ferrara, a partner with Don Capoccia and Brandon Baron at BFC Partners, said in the release.

Chris Havens of is the exclusive leasing agent for the building, where most rents range from $1,500 to $3,000 per month

The property also features a food business incubator facility, a 9,000-square-foot beer hall, coffee house and outdoor garden with different food outlets and a private room.

The fully renovated property also has open-plan layouts with all new electrical plumbing, HVAC, elevators and fiber optics. — Julie Strickland