PASADENA, CA-Internet dating firm eHarmony has signed a five-year lease for more than 47,000 sf at the IndyMac Bank Center building, bringing the newly developed 234,000-sf office building to nearly full occupancy. Todd Doney of CB Richard Ellis, who represented eHarmony in the transaction, tells that only about 1,200 sf of the building remains available after the signing of the eHarmony deal.Terms of the lease were not disclosed. Based on prevailing rates for comparable space in Pasadena, the lease is likely worth $8 million to $9 million over the five years.The six-story IndyMac center is at 888 East Walnut St., at the corner of Lake Avenue and Walnut Street. The new eHarmony space will be a relocation and expansion from the company’s current headquarters at 300 N. Lake Ave., where it is in about 25,000 sf.The IndyMac building is a project of Downtown Los Angeles-based Investment Development Services Inc. IDS was represented internally by Dave Saeta and also by Shaun Stiles and Hayden Eaves of Colliers International.The new eHarmony space will accommodate the company’s growth and is expected to be a more efficient location, according to Greg Waldorf, CEO of the company. The company, founded in 2000, describes itself as a “relationship service” that markets its services to both singles and married couples.In addition to eHarmony, tenants in the IndyMac building include IndyMac Bank, which is in about 180,000 sf, and the stock brokerage firm Crowell, Weedon & Co., which occupies about 5,000 sf.

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