Cushman & Wakefield’s John K. Criddle and Joseph J. Freitas Negotiated the Office Relocation Lease on Behalf of Building Owners GGP and Clarion Partners
BOCA RATON, FL, October 18, 2017 — Cushman & Wakefield announced today that it has negotiated an 11,486-square-foot office relocation lease with White Oak Commercial Finance, LLC at Mizner Park Office Tower.
Cushman & Wakefield Managing Director John K. Criddle and Senior Associate Joseph J. Freitas represented building owners GGP and Clarion Partners in securing the long-term lease. Adam Starr of CBRE represented White Oak.
White Oak is a San Francisco-based investment advisor focused on direct lending and specialty finance. The company funds investments with assets from leading government and corporate pension funds, insurance companies and other institutional investors worldwide who are seeking non-publicly traded fixed income returns. White Oak and its affiliates have grown to over 160 professionals with offices worldwide including New York, London, Chicago, Los Angeles, Denver, Atlanta, Charlotte, Hong Kong and Shanghai.
“We are thrilled to welcome another strong national brand to the tenant base at Mizner Park Office Tower,” said Criddle. “Leasing interest remains strong among companies like White Oak that embrace the fully amenitized culture and walkability that Mizner Park promotes.”
Developed in 1999, Mizner Park Office Tower is a 167,637-square-foot, seven-story building featuring Class A office space, free garage parking, direct-to-floor reserved executive parking under the building, 24-hour security and a Ruth’s Chris Steak House in the lobby.
The building’s location at 225 NE Mizner Boulevard provides exceptional access to the nearby retail shops, restaurants and iPic boutique movie theater of Mizner Park; residences; and a fine arts museum, amphitheater and cultural arts center.
Mizner Park Office Tower is currently 88.6 percent occupied. Notable tenants include Kaufman, Rossin & Co.; Gray Robinson, PA; West Park Capital, D.A. Davidson & Co.; Mesirow Financial; Wintergreen; Morrison Brown and Brockway Moran & Associates.
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