Consulate General of Japan Signs 58,000 SF Lease Extension at 299 Park Avenue in Manhattan
NEW YORK CITY — The Consulate General of Japan has signed a 58,000-square-foot lease extension at the Plaza District tower owned by Fisher Brothers in Manhattan. The lease extension will keep the consulate at 299 Park Ave. until 2036. The office provides protection to Japanese nationals within the United States and promotes trade and investment with Japan.
Fisher Brothers, which constructed the building in 1967, is set to initiate a capital improvement program to upgrade the lobby and entrance, and incorporate a new exterior lighting system. Since announcing the renovation plans in 2017, Fisher Brothers has secured 316,000 square feet of new leases and renewals at the tower, including investment firms One William Street Capital and GoldPoint Partners.