With the Amazon lease, Brookfield Property Partners' 5 Manhattan West is now 99% leased. With the Amazon lease, Brookfield Property Partners’ 5 Manhattan West is now 99% leased.

NEW YORK CITY—To say that Amazon has been making headlines in the real estate trades recently is a huge understatement. Today, the Seattle-based e-commerce giant announced it was leasing 360,000 square feet of space at Brookfield Property Partners’ 5 Manhattan West office building and adding 2,000 new jobs to its New York workforce.