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JLL represented tow investment firms in relocating to Park Avenue Tower at 65 E. 55th St.

Park Avenue Tower Adds 2 Financial Tenants to Roster

EQ Office has signed a pair of financial tenants to leases totaling 14,914 square feet at Park Avenue Tower. Both firms will occupy a portion of the 15th floor, which EQ Office is prebuilding, by year’s end.

The Rohatyn Group, a specialized asset management firm with expertise in emerging markets and real estate, signed a 10-year, 10,317-square-foot lease to relocate its headquarters from 280 Park Ave. CM Investment Partners, an investment management firm specializing in secured direct lending primarily to U.S. middle market companies, signed a 4,597-square-foot deal to move from 601 Lexington Ave.

EQ Office was represented in-house by Simon Wasserberger and Scott Silverstein, and by NKF’s Brian Waterman, Jared Horowitz, Ben Shapiro, Brent Ozarowski and Lance Korman. The Rohatyn Group was represented by NKF’s Larry Zuckerman and Dan Gronich. CM Investment Partners was represented by CBRE’s Silvio Petriello and Taylor Scheinman.

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Paul Bubny serves as Senior Content Director for Connect Commercial Real Estate, a role to which he brings 13-plus years’ experience covering the commercial real estate industry and 30-plus years in business-to-business journalism. In this capacity, he oversees daily operations while also reporting on both local/regional markets and national trends, covering individual transactions across all property types, as well as delving into broader subject matter. He produces 15-20 daily news stories per day and works with the Connect team and clients to develop longer-form content, ranging from Q&As to thought-leadership pieces. Prior to joining Connect, Paul was Managing Editor for both Real Estate Forum and at American Lawyer Media, where he oversaw operations at both publications while also producing daily news and feature-length articles. His tenure in B2B publishing stretches back into the print era, and he has served as Editor in Chief on four national trade publications. Since 1999, Paul has volunteered as the newsletter editor of passenger rail advocacy groups (one national, one local).

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