SL Green Signs Three at 220 E. 42nd Street Covering 133,600 Square Feet

October 22nd, 2010 at 10:59 AM

Tribune Company and WPIX Renew; Hoffman Polland & Furman Signs New Lease

New York, NY - October 22, 2010 - SL Green Realty Corp. (NYSE: SLG) today announced that brisk leasing activity within SL Green's property portfolio continues with 133,605 square feet of transactions recently completed at 220 E. 42nd Street, aka The News Building.

Two tenants, The Tribune Company (24,639 square feet) and WPIX (100,602 square feet) renewed their leases for six and ten years respectively, and in a smaller deal, attorneys Hoffman Polland & Furman PLLC, signed an 8,364-square-foot new lease for six+ years.

"We are delighted that The Tribune Company and WPIX, one of the building's largest tenants, have re-affirmed their commitments to The News Building," said Steven Durels, Executive Vice President, Director of Leasing and Real Property for SL Green," and a new lease with Hoffman Polland & Furman rounds out what has been a very active period of leasing activity."

The Cushman & Wakefield team of Jeffrey Samaras, Louis D'Avanzo and Robert Gastal represented the Tribune Company and WPIX, and Joseph Ferrara from Hunter Realty Group LLC, acted on behalf of Hoffman Polland & Furman PLLC.  David Kaufman represented SL Green in-house.

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