NEW YORK CITY-It was the Monday before Christmas, and all through the industry, few were stirring…until Group M finally inked its lease at the World Trade Center. And while it was widely expected that the media company would sign on the dotted line, nothing’s a sure thing in real estate until the moment of closing.

So as those who got the deal done breathed a sigh of relief (and maybe popped open the bubbly), the tenant’s lead broker on the deal, Mary Ann Tighe, CEO of the New York tri-state region for CBRE, broke down what it all means for’s Rayna Katz.

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