SL Green Realty Corp. Signs Two Floor Lease with Swarovski at 10 East 53rd Street


SL Green Realty Corp. (NYSE: SLG) today announced that Swarovski North

America Ltd., the world-renowned Austrian designer of high quality

crystal, has signed an 11+ year lease covering 17,850 square feet at 10

East 53rd Street, the 354,046-square-foot trophy tower currently

undergoing a comprehensive $64 million redevelopment.

Swarovski’s new office premises will be situated on the entire 26th and

27th floors of the 37-story building, offering sweeping Central Park


“Market reaction to the building’s redevelopment has been overwhelming

and we are thrilled to welcome such an internationally renowned, luxury

brand to our building,” said Steven Durels, Executive Vice President,

Director of Leasing and Real Property for SL Green who added, “This

lease follows the recently announced new lease with Equinox for a new

32,000-square-foot state-of-the-art fitness center.”

The building redevelopment work is nearing completion and includes a

spectacular new lobby and public space, new plazas, new windows,

re-colored façade, new bathrooms and extensive infrastructure upgrades.

Mark Mandell of Cushman & Wakefield represented Swarovski, while the

Jones Lang LaSalle team, comprised of Paul Glickman, Cynthia

Wasserberger, Alexander Chudnoff, Frank Doyle, Mitti Liebersohn and

Benjamin Bass, acted on behalf of SL Green.

About SL Green Realty Corp.

SL Green Realty Corp., New York City’s largest office landlord, is a

fully integrated real estate investment trust, or REIT, that is focused

primarily on acquiring, managing and maximizing value of Manhattan

commercial properties. As of December 31, 2014, SL Green held interests

in 101 Manhattan buildings totaling 42.4 million square feet. This

included ownership interests in 28.0 million square feet of commercial

buildings and debt and preferred equity investments secured by 14.4

million square feet of buildings. In addition to its Manhattan

investments, SL Green held ownership interests in 36 suburban buildings

totaling 5.9 million square feet in Brooklyn, Long Island, Westchester

County, Connecticut and New Jersey. For more information, please visit:

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SL Green Realty Corp.
Steven Durels, Exec VP, Director of Leasing

and Real Property, 212.216.1617

Source: SL Green Realty Corp.

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