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JLL Selected by Global Holdings to Lease NOMAD TOWER in Manhattan

Firm to lease, market 773,000-SF, Class A office tower at 1250 Broadway

NEW YORK, February 6,  2017 — Global Holdings has selected JLL as the exclusive office leasing agent for NOMAD TOWERSM at 1250 Broadway, the 773,000-square-foot office tower located in the heart of Midtown South with close proximity to NoMad's hotels, restaurants and shopping amenities.

The JLL team handling the office assignment is led by Paul N. Glickman and Mitch Konsker, vice chairmen; with Diana Biasotti, senior vice president; Benjamin Bass, vice president, and Harley Dalton, associate.

A subsidiary of Global Holdings recently acquired the Class-A, 39-story building from Jamestown and renamed the property "NOMAD TOWER." Global Holdings has announced that it will launch an $80 million comprehensive capital improvement program and repositioning effort. The property has 52,000 square feet of space available within the next 12 months, with an additional 435,000 square feet of contiguous space coming available in 2018.

"NOMAD TOWER offers tenants superior space opportunities in an amenity filled tower with enviable access to the dynamic lifestyle in the surrounding neighborhood," Glickman said. "The comprehensive repositioning will further enhance the experience for tenants, who already enjoy abundant restaurants, entertainment options and access to all transportation options."

"Love Your Workplace" is the theme behind the planned changes, which will include greatly expanded amenity spaces, building-provided tenant meeting spaces, retail expansion, bike access, tenant fitness opportunities, and complete lobby enhancement and repositioning.  NOMAD TOWER is located within two blocks of 12 subway lines including the 1-2-3-B-D-F-M-N-Q-R-W-6, direct PATH access, walking distance to Grand Central and Metro-North, and within one block of Penn Station and the connectivity that it provides to LIRR, Amtrak, NJ Transit and more.  NOMAD TOWER is the only full-service Class A Tower of its size within the Midtown South/Nomad submarket.

Constructed in 1968 and designed by Shreve Lamb & Harmon, the 39-story NOMAD TOWER stands out in the Midtown South submarket, offering unobstructed, 360-degree views on the tower floors. The building is the tallest reinforced concrete building in Manhattan with extensive waffle ceiling details throughout. It features a 150-car indoor parking garage, is LEED Certified Gold and Energy Star certified.  The building is also Wired Certified Gold, offering best-in-class broadband infrastructure including access to the highest levels of fiber connectivity, support for tenant access and maximum protection against service interruption.

Global Holdings Group

Eyal Ofer's Global Holdings Group is a private real estate holding conglomerate that specializes, directly and with strategic partners, in large scale iconic office buildings, hotels and luxury residential developments, as well as investment and development assets, in prime locations across North America, the United Kingdom and Europe.  Global's current portfolio consists of over 10 million square feet of real estate, comprising over 100 properties and 2,500 hotel rooms.  Global's New York City properties include Class A office buildings such as 120 Park Avenue, 99 Park Avenue, 410 Park Avenue and 875 Third Avenue, and iconic residential developments such as 15 Central Park West, the Greenwich Lane, 18 Gramercy Park and 50 United Nations Plaza. Global Holdings Management Group ( exclusively develops, advises and manages the real estate assets of Global Holdings.

About JLL

JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a professional services and investment management firm offering specialized real estate services to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying and investing in real estate.  JLL is a Fortune 500 company with, as of December 31, 2015, revenue of $6.0 billion and fee revenue of $5.2 billion, more than 280 corporate offices, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of more than 70,000.  On behalf of its clients, the company provides management and real estate outsourcing services for a property portfolio of 4.0 billion square feet, or 372 million square meters, and completed $138 billion in sales, acquisitions and finance transactions in 2015. As of September 30, 2016, its investment management business, LaSalle Investment Management, has $59.7 billion of real estate assets under management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit