Back in early March, we noted that Tishman Speyer announced they were planning a big office tower in Queens Plaza of about a million square feet, and that WeWorks was penciled in to take 250,000 of it. Monday they confirmed that they were going ahead with the project as they had found a financial partner, a Qatari fund, and had lease commitments of 800K sq. ft. Finally, yesterday Crain’s revealed that the extra 550K sq. ft. will be taken by Bloomingdale’s. Phew, what a process!
Anyway, in addition to adding another silhouette to the LIC skyline (27 stories), the interesting part of this development is Continue reading