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Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. owns, manages, operates, acquires and repositions office and retail properties in Manhattan and the greater New York metropolitan area, including the Empire State Building, the world's most famous building.
  • 11/4/2019

    Renovating Four REIT-owned Landmarks

    Four notable REIT-owned properties undergo makeovers to enhance their market appeal.

  • 7/25/2019

    Names to Note: July/August 2019

    People making news in the REIT and publicly traded real esate industry.

  • 7/24/2019

    Redevelopment Central to Empire State Realty Trust’s Strategy

    CEO John Kessler says the REIT’s redevelopment strategy has led to 5.5% net effective rent growth over the past year.

  • 7/2/2018

    Empire State Realty Seeing “Very Substantial” Mark-to-Market Rent Increases

    COO John Kessler says acquisitions can’t compete with redevelopment of portfolio.

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    7/5/2017

    Empire State Realty Optimistic on Street Retail

    COO John Kessler says street retail is about 94 percent leased.

  • 6/30/2016

    Empire State Realty Highlights Value Component of Portfolio

    COO John Kessler says REIT focused on redeveloping assets, marking to market.