Thor Equities, on March 27, was issued a temporary certificate of occupancy for a $671,919 change in use of a 208,528-square-foot office building at 25 West 39th Street in Garment District.
The plans pre-filed on February 6, 2019, call for no change in size but a change in use of the 270-foot tall, 16-story, building.
The project is described in the filings as: filing for change of use from use group 10 (show room) to use group 9 (squash courts, accessory offices, and accessory lounge). General construction and fit out per plans filed herewith. Amend C of O to be obtained. The initial cost as reported in the DOB filing for the work described in this permit application is $671,919.
Thor Equities considered selling the property back in 2016, which was expected to go for more than $200 million.
Just last year, Thor Equities leased out their entire 11th floor, a space north of 12,000-square-feet, to The Wing.
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