RFR Realty has tapped a team from JLL as exclusive leasing agents for its entire five million square feet New York City portfolio.
A team of 14 JLL brokers, led by Mitchell Konsker and Alexander Chudnoff, already serves as exclusive agent for RFR’s 350 Madison Avenue, 285 Madison Avenue and 757 Third Avenue.
The brokers have tallied up more than 1.5 million square feet of leases at those properties,
The expansion of the leasing relationship will add the Seagram Building (375 Park Avenue), Lever House (390 Park Avenue), 17 State Street, 980 Madison Avenue, 275 Madison Avenue, 90 Fifth Avenue, and 160 Fifth Avenue to the platform.
RFR’s recently announced Retail Division, led by Jordan Claffey, will continue to represent the firm’s retail holdings throughout its portfolio.
RFR Realty President Gregg Popkin said, “This represents the expansion of a relationship we’ve found to be immensely successful.Mitch Konsker and his team have proven their ability to help us attract excellent tenants across our diverse portfolio, matching qualified users for different spaces in very distinct markets and building types.
“We are confident that JLL will do an excellent job helping us maintain high occupancy, achieve superior rental rates, and satisfy tenants’ demands for the very finest quality office space in the market.”
Popkin said the platform will facilitate communication between RFR Realty and the JLL team to expedite transactions throughout the portfolio.
“It is an honor to expand our relationship with RFR by bringing JLL’s creative marketing and leasing resources to this amazing portfolio through an exclusive leasing partnership,” Konsker said.