Office leasing is taking off at one property in Downtown Brooklyn. Brookfield Properties has signed three new leases and several lease renewals at MetroTech Center, a 5.5 million square-foot mixed-use complex with access to 13 subway lines and a 3.5-acres public park. The lease transactions total 132,000 square feet.

HeartShare Human Service of New York signed a lease renewal for its 32,696-square-foot space with a 19-year extension; SoulCycle has extended its outdoor studio through June of this year; JLL signed an 11-year lease deal to manage Orchard Workspace, a co-working space that features UV air purifiers, mobile dividers, a micro-market for food and beverage offerings; and The IRS renewed its 48,000-square-foot lease. This is in addition to the complex’s growing roster of tenants, which includes Slate, Magellan Health, Think! Architecture and Design, Uniworld Group, Stratasys MakerBot and JPMorgan Chase.

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Kelsi Maree Borland

Kelsi Maree Borland is a freelance journalist and magazine writer based in Los Angeles, California. For more than 5 years, she has extensively reported on the commercial real estate industry, covering major deals across all commercial asset classes, investment strategy and capital markets trends, market commentary, economic trends and new technologies disrupting and revolutionizing the industry. Her work appears daily on and regularly in Real Estate Forum Magazine. As a magazine writer, she covers lifestyle and travel trends. Her work has appeared in Angeleno, Los Angeles Magazine, Travel and Leisure and more.

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