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Recent Commercial Real Estate Transaction



219 East 60th Street (between Second and Third Avenues)


A Buddhist group has bought this vacant 5,200-square-foot, mixed-use, five-story building, with original woodwork, ceiling-height pocket doors and open floor plan offices in the design district in Midtown East. The building is to be used for the group’s religious space, offices and a cultural center.

Buyer: Ling Jiou Mountain Buddhist Society

Buyer’s Broker: Leslie Wang, Essential New York Real Estate

Seller: 219 East 60th Street Partners LP

Seller’s Brokers: Clint Olsen, Alex Woodlief and Will Conrad, Cushman & Wakefield