Tishman Speyer to Start Construction of LIC Office Megadevelopment
Tishman Speyer is set to start construction of its 1.1 million-square-foot Long Island City office-and-retail development after landing an equity investment from Qatari Diar and a loan from Bank of the Ozarks.
The $700 million project at 28-10 Queens Plaza South will include two 27-story buildings with WeWork signed as a 250, 000-square-foot anchor tenant. The two Raul de Armas-designed buildings will be connected by a four-story building featuring retail space and a food hall.
About 800, 000 square feet in the development have been pre-leased, the firm said…28-10 Queens Plaza in Long Island City, Rob Speyer, Tishman Speyer