SL Green Signs Sentry Center To 23,362-Sq Ft Conference Center At 810 Seventh Avenue
February 3rd, 2011 at 9:32 AMNew York, NY - January 28, 2011 - SL Green Realty Corp. (NYSE: SLG) announced today that it has signed a l0-year lease covering 23,362 square feet at 810 Seventh Avenue with Sentry Center, which will operate a conference center on the building's entire 23rd and a portion of the 22nd floors of the building.
Sentry Center, New York's largest provider of executive conference centers, is scheduled to open in April 2011 following a $1.2 million technology and architecture upgrade of the space.
"Sentry Center is a great addition to 810 Seventh Avenue and has the added benefit of providing a unique amenity available to other tenants within the building," said Steven Durels, Executive Vice President, Director of Leasing and Real Property for SL Green, who added that, "the 41-story, 695,000-square-foot building recently completed a $13 million renovation, which includes a new lobby, elevator cabs, corridors and bathrooms."
Chris Gulden represented SL Green in the transaction.
Major tenants currently in occupancy include In-sight Communications, Ion Media, Hearst Communications, WWOR-TV and numerous financial services firms.
About SL Green Realty Corp.
SL Green Realty Corp. is a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust, or REIT, that predominantly acquires, owns, repositions and manages Manhattan office properties. The Company is the only publicly held REIT that specializes in this niche. As of December 31, 2010, the Company owned interests in 30 New York City office properties totaling approximately 22,324,460 square feet, making it New York's largest office landlord. In addition, at December 31, 2010, SL Green held investment interests in, among other things, 11 retail properties encompassing approximately 405,362 square feet, four development properties encompassing approximately 465,441 square feet and three land interests, along with ownership interests in 31 suburban assets totaling 6,804,700 square feet in Brooklyn, Queens, Long Island, Westchester County, Connecticut and New Jersey.
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