ABS PARTNERS SECURES LEASE WITH HIGH-TECH REAL ESTATE FIRM
NEW YORK, N.Y. (February 27, 2012)ABS Partners Real Estate, LLC, one of New York City’s foremost real estate services firms, announced today that the company represented RealDirect in a lease within the Spero Building at 19 West 21st Street.
ABS Managing Director Hector Rodriguez and Associate Mary Gallagher represented the company in negotiations with landlord Five Avenue Partners, L.P.
“RealDirect appreciates the open loft space in this 12-story historic property,” said Rodriguez. “For this tenant, it was all about finding a location in the booming Silicon Alley area.”
The company utilizes a web-based listing and marketing platform to help buyers and sellers save money in the home-selling process.
"As a growing high-tech real estate firm, we were committed to finding office space within Flatiron's Silicon Alley and in the mix of New York City's bustling tech community," said Doug Perlson, co-founder and CEO of RealDirect.com. "This new office fits our needs perfectly. It provides us with flexible space for our team to collaborate openly, as well as meeting areas where we are able to advise our home buyers and sellers on a personal level."
RealDirect.com is an alternative brokerage that bridges the gap between for-sale-by-owner and a traditional firm and helps consumers save tens of thousands of dollars on closing costs. The firm provides clients with an online, data-driven marketing and sales platform that allows users to choose the amount of professional assistance they require when buying and selling a home.
About ABS Partners Real Estate
ABS Partners Real Estate, LLC is a premier New York-based real estate services firm. Founded by industry leaders with more than a century of collective experience, ABS has assembled a dynamic team of professionals with expertise in all facets of real estate services, including owner-advisory services, leasing, sales and property management. ABS also specializes in land use and ground lease consultation, the transfer of development rights, fractional ownership valuation, FAR valuation, and services specifically related to the issues faced by families holding real estate for multiple generations.