Bleakley Platt Partner, Peter N. Bassano, Involved in Newsweek HQs Relocation Transaction

July 2008

Peter N. Bassano, the head of the Real Estate and Commercial Finance Practice Groups of Bleakley Platt & Schmidt, was recently involved in “one of the largest and most complex transactions completed in Manhattan this year” concerning the relocation of Newsweek’s corporate headquarters to 395 Hudson Street pursuant to a long-term lease agreement for approximately 163,000 square feet with the New York City District of Carpenters Pension Fund. Mr. Bassano acted on behalf of the Pension Fund. The full details of the transaction are set forth in the linked article from the May 14, 2008 edition of Real Estate Weekly.