NYC real estate in brief.
One Brooklyn Bridge Park has added two Zipcars to its amenities package for residents. The two cars are a BMW and a Honda Civic Hybrid. The condominium has 15 amenity rooms, collectively called the Living Rooms, that include a fitness center, yoga studio, children's playroom, music room and screening room. The building was developed by RAL Companies and Affiliates with Stribling Marketing Associates as the exclusive sales agent.
SL Green launches energy savings initiative
SL Green has launched an energy savings initiative designed to decrease utility demand and save money. The program is expected to be completed in 2009, and aims to cut steam usage at 13 properties by up to 10 percent. The initiative was announced after SL Green was presented with the Energy Star Challenge Award bronze plaque for its efforts in reducing energy consumption at 625 Madison Avenue.
MKDA adds strategic services group
Interior design firm MKDA has launched its strategic services group, which will be headed by managing director Robert Klein. The group will assist companies in aligning their corporate facilities programs with their long-term business objectives. "Today's workplace is in transition." Klein said. "The changing corporate landscape means that workplaces need to be more flexible, space efficient, sustainable and cost effective than ever before. Our aim is to support clients in creating efficient solutions that promote greater brand coherence while simultaneously enhancing the bottom line." TRD