First East Harlem Class A Office Building Unveiled

Extell Development Company “Extell”, a full-service real estate developer of residential, commercial and hospitality properties, has unveiled its first East Harlem commercial development. Branded Harlem Headquarters (HHQ), the new nine-story, 441,600-square-foot office building is located at 180 East 125th Street (at 3rd Avenue). Extell also announced today that the firm has appointed Cushman & Wakefield, one of the city’s top commercial brokerage firms, to market the Class A office building.

“We’ve been looking to develop a project in Harlem for a long time and now is the time,”

“We’ve been looking to develop a project in Harlem for a long time and now is the time,” said Gary Barnett, Charmain, and Founder of Extell Development Company. “We have a world-class team behind this transformative commercial project and are confident it will not only meet but exceed the needs of today’s office tenants.”

With leasing officially commencing in Fall 2020, the building offers all the advantages of Class A office space in a dynamic neighborhood with valuable incentives, large efficient floor plans, customizable layouts, shared and private amenities, and convenient access to all of Manhattan and beyond.

Designed by global architecture firm Gensler, HHQ is one of the first new ground-up office buildings in Harlem. With leasing officially commencing in Fall 2020, the building offers all the advantages of Class A office space in a dynamic neighborhood with valuable incentives, large efficient floor plans, customizable layouts, shared and private amenities, and convenient access to all of Manhattan and beyond.

“Harlem Headquarters is an ideal choice for tenants seeking new construction in a convenient location at an exceptional value.”

“We are pleased to partner with Extell, one of Manhattan’s premier developers, on the leasing of this exciting property,” said Robert Lowe of Cushman & Wakefield. “Harlem Headquarters is an ideal choice for tenants seeking new construction in a convenient location at an exceptional value.”

Located between Third Avenue and Lexington Avenue, HHQ is adjacent to several transit options, including the 4, 5, and 6 trains and Metro-North with direct access to Grand Central.

Situated in East Harlem, a neighborhood that has rapidly expanded into a sought-after area to live, shop, and work, HHQ will be marketed to a variety of office tenants including but not limited to government agencies, healthcare, and educational institutions, as well as TAMI companies.

For additional information on leasing opportunities and to learn more about HHQ, please visit www.HarlemHQ.com.

Founded and headed by Gary Barnett, Extell Development Company is a nationally acclaimed real estate developer of residential, commercial, retail, hospitality and mixed-use properties, operating primarily in Manhattan and other premier cities across the nation. In collaboration with world-class architects and design professionals, Extell creates properties distinguished by sophisticated design, gracious floor plans and first-class amenities.

Commercial and hospitality developments include the recently topped out Hard Rock Hotel New York; the International Gem Tower; W Times Square Hotel in New York City; Boston’s InterContinental Hotel and Residences; and Hyatt Times Square located in the heart of Manhattan’s famed Theater District.

For more information, visit www.extell.com

Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE: CWK) is a leading global real estate services firm that delivers exceptional value for real estate occupiers and owners. Cushman & Wakefield is among the largest real estate services firms with approximately 53,000 employees in 400 offices and 60 countries. In 2019, the firm had revenue of $8.8 billion across core services of property, facilities and project management, leasing, capital markets, valuation and other services.


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