WeWork – 5 key points missed in the IPO uproar

We at Wharton Property Advisors are real estate advisors and not investment bankers, so we will leave the analysis of the initial public offering valuation and process to others. However, it strikes us that the recent gleeful reporting about the potential decline and fall of the WeWork empire is greatly exaggerated and totally misses the […]

By |2019-09-24T15:57:27-04:00September 24th, 2019|NYC Office Space|Comments Off on WeWork – 5 key points missed in the IPO uproar

An exciting new approach to work as we return from summer holiday

As many of us sluggishly return from our summer and Labor Day holidays, you may find this article in the Financial Times inspiring.  The author Pilita Clark argues that working more hours does not necessarily translate into greater productivity. In contrast, she suggests that we would be better served by following the examples of such […]

By |2019-09-05T11:40:54-04:00September 5th, 2019|NYC Office Space|Comments Off on An exciting new approach to work as we return from summer holiday

WeWork adds another 50,000 s/f Financial District headquarters

WeWork has secured a new location for its headquarters by WeWork at 30 Wall Street in the Financial District.

The co-working giant will be taking approximately 50,000 s/f across the second, third, fourth, sixth and 11th floors of the building with average floor plates of 11,500 square feet.

The company expects to open this location to members […]

By |2019-05-23T16:50:01-04:00May 23rd, 2019|Chelsea Office Space, Downtown NYC Office Space, Midtown Office Space, NYC Office Space, Times Square Office Space, Wharton Property Advisors|Comments Off on WeWork adds another 50,000 s/f Financial District headquarters

Tesla to Close Stores, Emphasizing Online Sales Instead

With e-commerce dominant, even one of the sexiest retail proprietors around is having trouble making the business model work.

Tesla chief executive officer Elon Musk announced in a call with reporters yesterday that the company would close stores and move all car sales online in an effort to cut […]

By |2019-03-22T06:37:01-04:00March 7th, 2019|Chelsea Office Space, Downtown NYC Office Space, google nyc hq2, Madison Ave Office Space, NYC Office Space, Plaza District Office Space, Tribeca Office Space|Comments Off on Tesla to Close Stores, Emphasizing Online Sales Instead

Hyatt New York to be demolished to make way for 2M sf tower

Another tower is coming down in Midtown East — this time it’s Donald Trump’s first development.

TF Cornerstone and MSD Partners, which controls the assets of Dell Technologies founder Michael Dell and his family, plan to demolish the 

By |2019-02-11T09:36:44-05:00February 11th, 2019|Manhattan Office Space, Midtown NYC Office Space, Midtown Office Space, Midtown South Office Space, NYC Office Space|Comments Off on Hyatt New York to be demolished to make way for 2M sf tower

Discovering a Retail Testbed in the City That Never Sleeps

Levi’s, CoverGirl Experiment With New Store Concepts in Times Square

New York’s Times Square might be one of the most recognizable shopping intersections on the planet. So it’s little wonder why retailers often use the iconic locale to debut their latest shopping innovations.

“Times Square is a testbed globally for new products and new technologies and […]

By |2019-01-22T14:02:40-05:00January 22nd, 2019|NYC Office Space, Sublease Extra NYC Office Space, Sublet Extra NYC Office Space, Times Square Office Space, Tribeca Office Space, Wharton Property Advisors|Comments Off on Discovering a Retail Testbed in the City That Never Sleeps

Allow yourself to embrace ‘Jomo’ — the joy of missing out

Miranda Green JANUARY 6, 2019

Clearly none of us is getting any younger. But it still seemed remarkable that colleagues in the FT office on New Year’s Day were competing not about how late they stayed out the night before, nor about the wildness of the parties, but about who managed to get to bed before […]

9 CEOs share their favorite productivity hacks

We all have the same number of hours in a week, but for some of us the demands on our time are greater. This is true with CEOs. A study published in Harvard Business Review found that each week CEOs work an average of 62.5 hours and attend 37 meetings. Getting the most out of their […]

By |2018-11-14T13:02:21-05:00November 14th, 2018|Chelsea Office Space, Midtown NYC Office Space, NYC Office Space, Times Square Office Space, Wharton Property Advisors|Comments Off on 9 CEOs share their favorite productivity hacks

If Jeff Bezos Makes Washington the Second Headquarters of Amazon

On October 21, 2016, an entity called the Cherry Revocable Trust purchased two adjacent buildings in the Kalorama neighborhood of Washington, D.C., for twenty-three million dollars. The buildings, which previously had housed the Textile Museum, were to be converted into a private residence—at twenty-seven thousand square feet, the largest in the city. In January, it was […]

By |2018-11-14T12:57:59-05:00November 9th, 2018|NYC Office Space, Sublease Extra NYC Office Space, Sublet Extra NYC Office Space, Wharton Property Advisors|Comments Off on If Jeff Bezos Makes Washington the Second Headquarters of Amazon

To Create the Offices of Tomorrow, This Design Director Scrapped the Cubicle

Ware Malcomb’s Heather Goff Steers L’Oreal, Bionic Office Workers Away From the Lonely Desk

L’Oreal workspace designed to boost collaboration gives a glimpse of the office of the future. Courtesy of Ware Malcomb.

To catch a glimpse of the workplace of the future, Ware Malcomb Interior Architecture & Design Director Heather Groff suggests looking at the headquarters […]

By |2018-10-19T15:37:41-04:00October 19th, 2018|NYC Office Space, Sublease Extra NYC Office Space, Sublet Extra NYC Office Space, Wharton Property Advisors|Comments Off on To Create the Offices of Tomorrow, This Design Director Scrapped the Cubicle